Andrew Nurse graduated in May 2016 with a major in Finance. Now he is currently working at Vanguard in Scottsdale, AZ.
Why did you choose to work for Vanguard? Vanguard is very client oriented and the opportunity to help clients with their financial needs appeals to me. Every day I look forward to being able to use my financial knowledge and skills to help clients reach their financial goals.
Tell us about your job responsibilities and title. I am a Client Service Specialist and I work on a team to assist clients with their financial questions or needs.
What do you enjoy most about working at Vanguard? I enjoy the work environment and atmosphere. Everyone at Vanguard is looking to help one another and the ‘open door’ policy allows me to ask questions and learn from colleagues.
What is your fondest Eller memory? My fondest Eller memory was the Eller graduation ceremony because it was awesome to see how everything my class worked for in college led us to that point.
What advice to you have for Eller students seeking a similar career path? Utilize Eller advisors to help you with editing your resume and continue to go to them after you edit because you can always edit more. Go to career fairs, pass out your resume, do an internship! Stay ahead of the curve and apply for jobs first semester of senior year. Make sure to leverage all of your resources including professors, friends, family, or professional contacts.