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Career Growth at Citizens

How I Got Here: Stories from our Colleagues 

At Citizens, we know the journey to a meaningful career is not a straight line, but full of twists, turns and experiences along the way. We’re supportive of colleagues moving up, down or sideways and encourage them to grow their skills and bring new perspectives to new opportunities within our walls. With programs, upskilling and networking opportunities, advice and guidance, you can build the career you want with us. In 2023, almost 30% of colleagues accepted new roles internally.

Citizens Colleagues are building the careers they want

Our storytelling series depicts colleagues who took ownership of their career to explore new opportunities and take their journey in new directions.

CJ: Building a well-rounded career.

CJ, Head of Enterprise Experience Risk, has been with Citizens for 17 years and shares how to grow your career by gaining skills and experiences along the way.

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Derek: Boldly reaching new career heights.

Derek could have never predicted what came his way early on in his career: a chance encounter with a senior executive who made him an offer he couldn’t refuse. 

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Jessika: A journey to new career experiences.

Jessika shares how pursuing curiosity, being open to learning and growth and building meaningful relationships across the organization paved the way for her career.

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Kristy: Taking a bet on herself.

Kristy made a career jump to work in Human Resources as a Development Consultant and proved the best career path isn't always a straight line.

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Lisa: Making the most of mentorship.

Hear Lisa, a Retail Banking Director for the Upper Mid-Atlantic region and a 33-year Citizens veteran, share what it means to have a mentor and be a mentor.

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Robert: From client to colleague.

Hear Robert share how he went from being a loyal customer, to thriving with an incredible career journey at Citizens.

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