Strategy Consulting Associate - 2021
McLean, VA 
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Job Description
Job ID: R98472

McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Strategy Consulting Associate - 2021

The Strategy Group has played a primary role in transforming Capital One from a small startup in 1994 to one of the largest financial institutions in the country. The group is accountable to the CEO and functions as an internal consultancy, partnering with company leadership to solve the industry's toughest challenges and develop delightful products and experiences for our millions of customers.

We're seeking innovative, passionate people with a diversity of perspectives and backgrounds who want to join a agile team and help transform banking.

Strategy Consulting Associates have an exciting opportunity to:

  • Shape the direction of one of the largest companies in the U.S. while developing world-class consulting skills

  • Work collaboratively on small project teams, taking on company-defining strategic issues and directly advising the company's CEO and senior executives

  • Partner with experienced consultants and learn about the financial services industry and a variety of business functions through projects that typically last 4 months

  • Advance critical thinking, problem solving, communication, and leadership skills in an inclusive environment dedicated to professional development

  • Leverage the expertise of team members from a variety of professional backgrounds, including financial services, management consulting, and entrepreneurship

  • Rotate to another division within Capital One during your first two years, getting exposure to a new area of interest (e.g., UX design within an Agile delivery pod, new product development, Diversity & Inclusion in human resources), a skill you are looking to craft (e.g., digital marketing, product management) or a personal passion of yours (e.g., driving impact in our community affairs organization)

Accelerate Your Career

The Capital One Strategy Group serves as a powerful springboard for our Associates' careers. Strategy Group alumni have exceptional track records of:

  • Advancement within strategy and throughout Capital One

  • Acceptance to top business schools, with full-sponsorship opportunities available

  • Other advanced degrees (e.g., PhD programs, Medicine, Law)

  • Moving onto exciting careers across a variety of industries, including big tech, start-ups, public service, investment banking, political campaigns, military service, external consulting, and non-profits

The Ideal Candidate Would:

  • Be curious and enjoy solving complex problems

  • Have the ability to work collaboratively in different team environments

  • Have the ability to communicate complex ideas effectively

We are based at Capital One's headquarters in McLean, Virginia, just outside of DC, accessible by the metro. To learn more, visit .

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher obtained between December 2020 and August 2021

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
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