We consistently focus on the unexpected. That’s why we’ve never been afraid to reinvent ourselves. We’re a company that embraces change — our success is the product of our talented employees taking big risks.
What has stayed the same for the last 160 years, is our dedication to outstanding customer service and the values on which American Express was built: trust, security, integrity, quality, respect and customer commitment.
Who we are
The American Express Company, also known as Amex, is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in New York City. Our company was founded in 1850, and is one of the 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. We are best known for our credit card, charge card, and traveller’s cheque businesses.
Careers with us
We’re proud to be collaborators, problem solvers and risk-takers. No business challenge is too big, and no customer request too small. Talk to our people — and experience first-hand their passion, curiosity and excitement about the work they get to do every single day.
When you join American Express you’ll instantly know what it means to be a part of a collaborative and supportive team. You’ll focus on business–critical projects, surrounded by individuals dedicated to helping you succeed. Every day, you’ll gain new skills, grow your confidence and make genuine connections. So, if you’re ready to make a global impact, join one of our student programmes.
Discover more about careers, job opportunities and schemes HERE.
On our programme, depending on the business area, you will experience an 18 or 24 month programme which offers: Induction Programme; Real responsibility and challenging assignments; Rotations - varies by business unit; Speaker series - access to senior management and networking; Buddy and mentoring initiatives; Web-based training; Performance reviews, coaching and feedback.
As a graduate you will be involved in cutting edge projects which redefine the way we conduct business and provide additional value to our customers and merchants.