- Careers Blog
25 Apr 2017
Developing top talent starts with recruiting people with unique backgrounds and perspectives. To reach and evaluate a broader and more diverse applicant pool, we are leveraging technology more than ever. Matt Jahansouz, global head of recruiting, explains how the introduction of on-demand video interviewing enabled the firm to engage with candidates from more schools in 2016.
09 Mar 2017
Edith Cooper, global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, reflects on what it means to be a great place to work and why she has stayed at the firm for more than 20 years.
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09 Mar 2017
Jo Hannaford, a partner in the Engineering Division in London, speaks about the need to nurture female STEM talent in recognition of British Science Week.
07 Mar 2017
Sally Boyle, international head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, speaks about the importance of female role models in recognition of International Women’s Day.
02 Mar 2017
Recruiters Chauncey and Adam share advice on navigating on-site recruiting “cornerstone” events – from application to post-event follow ups.
02 Mar 2017
Stephanie Ivy Sanford, a managing director in our Investment Management Division, speaks with The Glass Hammer about keeping up with a changing industry, the importance of seeking and giving feedback, and speaking up when interested in an endeavor.
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09 Feb 2017
The second annual Women Emerging in Finance event, recently hosted at the Goldman Sachs Bengaluru office, offered students an opportunity to network with people from across the firm and learn more about careers in financial services.
23 Jan 2017
Paget MacColl, a managing director in our Investment Management Division, speaks with The Glass Hammer about the importance of lasting relationships and mentoring women to take ownership over their careers.
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19 Dec 2016
Seth Kramer and John McGuire, who work in our Services Division and our Executive Office, respectively, serve on the board of directors of INCLUDEnyc, a New York-based nonprofit that supports people with disabilities—from birth through age 26, and their families, by promoting positive education, employment and independent living.
05 Dec 2016
Rana Yared, a managing director in the Securities Division, speaks with The Glass Hammer about her journey from academia to financial services, the importance of having fun and her advice on how to stand out from the pack.
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28 Nov 2016
Our degree apprentices working in the Technology Division in London talk about how they are doing during their first few weeks at the firm.
14 Nov 2016
Miruna Stratan, a managing director in the Technology Division, speaks with The Glass Hammer about driving technology solutions across the firm, her interests inside and outside of the office, and lessons learned in 17 years at Goldman Sachs.
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10 Nov 2016
In Afghanistan, sports are largely off-limits to women and girls. Drew Peterson, an Air Force veteran who served two tours in Afghanistan before he joined Goldman Sachs in 2014, ran with local Afghan women in the country’s second-ever marathon earlier this month.
01 Nov 2016
Goldman Sachs recently celebrated its 12th season of the Student Art Project in Jersey City, New Jersey and showcased the artwork of 30 local students. Launched in 2005 with the Jersey City education, arts and nonprofit communities, the Student Art Project is a free arts and education program aimed to introduce students to new artistic mediums, environments and topical issues within their community.
11 Oct 2016
Julie Silverman, a managing director in our Investment Banking Division, reflects on being out in the workplace and the strength of the LGBT community and their allies at Goldman Sachs.
10 Oct 2016
The Goldman Sachs Veterans Integration Program, which supports veterans as they transition from active military duty to civilian jobs in financial services, is now accepting applications for the 2017 season.
06 Oct 2016
Goldman Sachs hosted the twelfth annual Out for Undergrad Business Conference, bringing together LGBT students and sponsoring banking, consulting and financial services firms.
28 Sep 2016
Edith Cooper, global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, has written an essay about issues of race, opportunity and community in the United States.
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23 Sep 2016
Brittany McLellan Fitzgerald, an analyst in Goldman Sachs’ Human Capital Management Division, volunteers for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Learn more about how she and her colleagues are making an impact with the organization.
09 Sep 2016
Marty Chavez spoke with interns from around the world and reflected on his background, career path and the impact of technology on the financial industry. The session was part of ‘Explore GS,’ a summer-long speaker series for interns at the firm.
26 Aug 2016
Fourteen teams comprising 74 Investment Banking Division interns and summer associates competed on behalf of several charities in competitive pitches to panel of partners for $50,000 in Goldman Sachs Gives grants.
25 Aug 2016
Michael Sherwood, Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs and Co-CEO of Goldman Sachs International, participated in a Q&A during an event held in our London offices for the firm’s summer interns.
01 Aug 2016
Jacqueline Arthur, a managing director in the Investment Management Division, speaks with The Glass Hammer about her path from law to Goldman Sachs, leveraging networks and mentors, and the benefits of approaching your career with a long-term perspective.
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29 Jul 2016
Paget MacColl, co-head of the Goldman Sachs Firmwide Women’s Network, shares the firm’s approach to encouraging employee engagement with the network and advancing the dialogue on gender in the workplace.
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21 Jul 2016
Melissa Barrett, a managing director in Compliance, speaks with The Glass Hammer about her 20-year career at Goldman Sachs. She highlights her journey at the firm, the value of mentorship, and why it’s important to have a seat at the table.
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12 Jul 2016
Goldman Sachs was recognized by the American Heart Association as a 2016 Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite, the highest achievement attainable.
21 Jun 2016
In an interview with LinkedIn, Global Head of Human Capital Management Edith Cooper highlights company culture as the key to innovation and her top advice for getting a job at Goldman Sachs.
16 Jun 2016
Julie Silverman oversees the junior banker program in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs. She speaks with The Glass Hammer about how she got into financial services, her experience in the LGBT community, and why it’s essential to be authentic in the workplace.
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03 Jun 2016
Matt Papas, a managing director at Goldman Sachs, oversees a team that utilizes a broad range of languages and platforms to build technology across the firm’s equities business. He shares his experience in the LGBT community and why it’s important to bring one’s whole self to work.
25 Apr 2016
Goldman Sachs was given the Progression Award at the 2016 Business in the Community (BITC) Workplace Gender Equality Awards in London.
30 Mar 2016
Every July, we welcome Girls Who Code students to our New York office for a seven-week immersion program. Hear from Goldman Sachs engineers and Girls Who Code alumnae on what makes the program so impactful.
21 Mar 2016
Goldman Sachs earned accolades from NASSCOM for its new Maternity Management Program, which supports new and expecting mothers with a comprehensive range of services from a dedicated parent resource coordinator to health and nutrition counseling.
11 Mar 2016
Our Bengaluru office has tripled the capacity of its Children’s Center, making it one of India’s best corporate childcare offerings for parent employees of the firm.
29 Feb 2016
Goldman Sachs was proud to be a Gold Level sponsor of the Black Solidarity Conference and host of a career talk with global head of Human Capital Management Edith Cooper.
14 Jan 2016
The Guardian reports on firms offering innovative childcare programs in the workplace and highlights Goldman Sachs’ onsite children’s centers in London, Tokyo and New York.
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18 Nov 2015
For the 12th consecutive year, Goldman Sachs was awarded a perfect score by the Human Rights Campaign in its 2016 Corporate Equality Index.
11 Nov 2015
The 11th annual Goldman Sachs Women’s Career Strategies Initiative (WCSI) program concluded on October 19, 2015 in the New York office with additional sessions in London, Hong Kong and Bengaluru throughout October and November.
09 Nov 2015
Goldman Sachs cofounded Veterans on Wall Street (VOWS), an initiative that helps former and current military personnel discover career opportunities in finance. On November 10, Goldman Sachs will host the fifth annual VOWS Symposium and Hiring Fair. We asked last year’s attendees to share some of the special traits veterans can bring to the workplace.
08 Oct 2015
On September 28 and 29, Goldman Sachs welcomed 274 talented sophomores and juniors from a wide variety of colleges and majors to the firm’s New York Headquarters for an Insight Day.
05 Oct 2015
Anilu Vazquez-Ubarri, chief diversity officer and global co-head of Talent Development, speaks with The Glass Hammer about rewarding career experiences, having an entrepreneurial mindset, and being a woman in the workplace.
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30 Sep 2015
On September 23, nearly 60 Goldman Sachs campus ambassadors studying in England came together at the London office for our inaugural EMEA Campus Ambassador Launch Event.
15 Jun 2015
Summer 2015 kicked off with casual networking events where interns from across divisions relax and get to know one another. The experience of Goldman Sachs summer interns and associates is about more than simply building professional skills. Networking is a valuable part of the program – both with Goldman Sachs professionals and with one another.
10 Jun 2015
Goldman Sachs’ Diversity Recruiting team has introduced two new early outreach initiatives to enhance the firm’s commitment to identifying and developing diverse talent.
04 Jun 2015
America Needs You—an organization founded by an alumnus of Goldman Sachs—helps low-income, high-achieving, first-generation college students reach graduation and move on to successful careers. Trier Bryant, Goldman Sachs' vice president for Americas diversity recruiting, talks to the Chicago Tribune about America Needs You’s important work.
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01 Jun 2015
As part of Goldman Sachs’ ongoing commitment to working families, the firm is now offering four weeks of paid parenting leave to spouses and partners worldwide following the birth or adoption of a child, doubling the two weeks previously offered.
30 Mar 2015
Goldman Sachs is excited to announce its partnership with the Ron Brown Scholars Program. Over the next four years, the firm will award a total of 40 talented high school seniors in the US with two-year scholarships to be awarded during their freshman and sophomore years of college.
08 Jan 2015
Through our speaker series, Talks at GS, Goldman Sachs regularly invites leading thinkers from a broad range of backgrounds to share their views and expertise with our people.
08 Jan 2015
Goldman Sachs engineers build solutions to some of the most complex problems. Explore our work and tap into our thinking and insights.
17 Nov 2014
Goldman Sachs received the 2014 Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Diversity Award in the “Innovative Leadership” category for the firm’s Emerging Leaders Program (ELP).
12 Nov 2014
Goldman Sachs has been recognized by the Families and Work Institute for a variety of programs the firm offers to support new families.
21 Oct 2014
Students pursuing an MBA or other advanced degree who join Goldman Sachs have the opportunity to leverage their skills in Private Wealth Management and in our Investment Banking Division. See how they are making a difference at the firm and for our clients.
14 Oct 2014
Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein has been recognized by OUTstanding, a nonprofit professional network for LGBT executives and their allies, on the organization's annual Top 20 Allies list.
03 Sep 2014
Vault.com, a website for career seekers, has published its annual survey of top banks—ranking Goldman Sachs as the most prestigious bank in both North America and Europe and recognizing the firm’s comprehensive commitment to diversity.
13 Jun 2014
In celebration of Pride Month, Goldman Sachs will be holding a closing event featuring a discussion with Olympic gold medalist Abby Wambach, which will be open to potential job candidates. Learn how to apply for the event and networking session.
07 Apr 2014
Edith Cooper, executive vice president and global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, offers advice and perspective in an interview with GlassHammer.com, a careers website.
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27 Feb 2014
Emmy® award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson spoke at our offices in Salt Lake City about the inspiration behind his recent documentary Freedom Summer. This interview is part of our Talks@GS series.
18 Feb 2014
The global co-head of our Securities Division, Pablo J. Salame, talks about the importance of LGBT inclusion in the workplace.
11 Feb 2014
Edith Cooper, executive vice president and global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, talked about her career with CNN's Poppy Harlow.
16 Jan 2014
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02 Oct 2013
The Goldman Sachs Returnship® program helps to develop talented professionals who are looking to restart their careers after an extended absence from the workforce. This paid, ten-week program offers opportunities in a variety of divisions and the chance to develop skills and to build a professional network at Goldman Sachs.
29 AUG 2013
Successful events organized by our Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Network in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and recognition as Employee Network of the Year for 2013 by Stonewall, an LGBT charity, highlight the affinity group's banner year.
28 Feb 2013
Goldman Sachs is proud to be a signatory to the amicus brief filed by Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) on behalf of Edith Schlain Windsor et al. The brief highlights the burdens and challenges imposed on employers in the application of the Federal Defense of Marriage Act.
24 SEP 2012
Edie Hunt, our chief diversity officer and advising director, spoke recently with The Glass Hammer about her career and diversity initiatives at the firm.
18 JULY 2012
See how Goldman Sachs ensures a supportive and inclusive work environment through lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender initiatives.
16 Mar 2012
We celebrated Black History Month 2012 by hosting a series of events that highlighted contributions of leaders in business, education, entertainment and social activism.
02 FEB 2012
Our CEO talks about how we find and develop talent—and why those efforts are key to our firm's future.
26 JAN 2012
Our people talk about how they solve everyday business challenges.
Even as a new employee, you'll get the chance to showcase your ideas and abilities to your peers and senior members of our firm. Read what our people have to say about opportunity at Goldman Sachs.
We asked several people to recall their earliest days and first impressions upon joining Goldman Sachs. Here's what they had to say.
No matter which division you're working in, coming up with fresh, unexpected ideas to solve problems is a way of life at the firm. Learn more about how our people define creativity in their roles — and how they put it work.
Diversity of ideas, virtual collaboration, communicating across divisions and regions — our people talk about what teamwork means to them.
We invest in the education and development of our people at every stage of their careers. Learn more about Goldman Sachs University.