Legg Mason

  • Program Coordinator

    Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore
    Req. #
    Affiliate Strategic Initiatives
    Position Type
  • Position Overview

    Legg Mason is a leading global asset management firm that offers rewarding career opportunities for individuals who share our core values: integrity, collaboration, passion for results, empowerment, and a commitment to our profession. We have a presence in every major financial center across the globe, and we look for exceptional professionals who want to shape a rewarding career through intellectual curiosity, leadership, and team-oriented approach. If you are passionate about the investment business and about building your future with one of the industry's premier firms, consider the opportunities at Legg Mason today.


    Our Affiliate Strategic Initiatives team is looking for a Program Coordinator to provide operational and administrative support to several projects. This is an incredible opportunity for someone with intellectual curiosity and is looking to get their career started.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Project Tracking and Reporting
      • Building Calendars
      • Tracking Milestones and Success Criteria
      • Building Progress Reports
      • Risk and Issue Tracking
      • Financial Tracking
      • Monitor/Report on cross-project interdependencies
    • Information Management
      • Collecting and maintaining data, materials and contracts
    • Logistics/Event Management
    • Drafting written communications: PowerPoints; announcements; reports
    • Contract Monitoring
      • Acceptance Criteria
      • SLAs


    • Bachelor’s Degree
    • Proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Self-motivated, curious and able to work independently.
    • Ability to successfully manage multiple projects and balance daily work.

    Company Overview

    About Legg Mason


    Since its founding in 1899 in Baltimore, Maryland, Legg Mason has evolved into one of the largest asset management firms in the world, serving individual and institutional investors.  Today's Legg Mason is a diversified group of global asset management firms ("affiliates") who are recognized for their proven investment expertise and long-term performance. The distinctive Legg Mason “multi-affiliate” business model provides clients with a broad spectrum of Equity, Fixed Income, Liquidity and Alternatives solutions, from mutual funds to US college savings plans to variable annuities to separately managed accounts.

    Legg Mason has approximately 3,100 employees with 31 offices globally.  Acting through its affiliates, Legg Mason provides investment management and related services to institutional and individual clients, company-sponsored mutual funds and other investment vehicles. These products and services are offered directly and through global distribution capabilities established with leading partners, including banks, brokerage firms, insurance companies and independent advisors.


    Legg Mason offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit-sharing, paid time off, employee stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, and much more.  Learn more about our benefits here


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