Full Time Job

MBA Associate, Nbcu News Group, Business Development & Strategy


New York, NY 05-09-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
MBA Associate (Summer), NBCU News Group, Business Development & Strategy


We create world-class content, which we distribute across our portfolio of film, television, and streaming, and bring to life through our theme parks and consumer experiences. We own and operate leading entertainment and news brands, including NBC, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, Telemundo, NBC Local Stations, Bravo, USA Network, and Peacock, our premium ad-supported streaming service. We produce and distribute premier filmed entertainment and programming through Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and Universal Studio Group, and have world-renowned theme parks and attractions through Universal Destinations & Experiences. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, coupled with our Corporate Social Responsibility work, is informed by our employees, audiences, park guests and the communities in which we live. We strive to foster a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. Together, we'll continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.

Job Description

PLEASE NOTE: This is a short term position with an estimated duration of 8 weeks, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed. 

As a Business Development & Strategy MBA Associate (Short-Term), you will work closely with our business unit leaders (CNBC, NBC News, MSNBC, Today Show) and senior management to facilitate decision making through strategic and financial analysis as well as through day-to-day negotiations with key partners. Driving projects from concept stage to conclusion, the team contributes directly to the operational excellence across our business in addition to the development and implementation of NBCU News Group's growth strategy. You will also be joining a high-profile team to support News' traditional businesses and partnerships as well as organic and inorganic investment opportunities, working in tandem with individual business teams.

• Assisting the Business Development team in the execution of their projects – these can range from equity investments to partnerships, strategic initiatives (e.g. direct-to-consumer) to project implementation (e.g. events)
• Researching and synthesizing market data to identify and evaluate new business areas and potential corporate acquisition / partnership opportunities
• Running financial and strategic analysis on competitors and markets
• Financial modelling related to organic growth projects and M&A
• Creating PowerPoint decks to clearly communicate analysis and findings
• Liaising with internal/external stakeholders at various levels on a regular basis

This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks. Learn more about the benefits offered by NBCUniversal by visiting the Benefits page of the Careers website. Salary range: $30/hour.


Desired Competencies:
• Must be a current MBA candidate
• Strong interest in the media industry; knowledge of news is a plus
• Commitment to building an inclusive work environment
• Ability to multitask and highly organized.
• Excellent verbal and written communication.
• Critical thinking with outstanding attention to detail.
• Self-starter and fast learner, with ability to work self-guided as well as collaboratively
• Thorough analytical and financial skills, including financial modelling

Additional Information

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by emailing [email protected].

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gp3zkx-44-200-86-95-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary: $30.00 Per Hour ($ USD)