Why Citi

Working at Citi is far more than just a job. A career with us means joining a family of more than 200,000 dedicated people from around the globe. At Citi, you’ll have the opportunity to grow your career, give back to your community and make a real impact.

Our Values

At Citi, we stand firm in our commitment to our values, and we look for people who share those values with us. We believe in doing what is right – for our clients and our people.

First and foremost, we responsibly provide financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We value this for our clients when we promise to look out for their financial future and when we challenge each other to be the best version of ourselves every day. We also value this in our promise to our people –you will grow both professionally and personally in your knowledge and abilities, and you will progress in your career and in your personal goals.

We value responsible finance. We make financial decisions that are smart, thoughtful and appropriate for each of our clients’ finances based on a thorough understanding of their needs and aspirations.

We value our core businesses and our understanding of them. We understand where we came from, and we are passionate about banking. We know that by delivering excellent results for our clients from their first savings account to their first home, we are bettering the lives of those we serve.

We value ethics and vow to always do the right thing. We make decisions in our clients' best interests, create economic value and are responsible as we hold ourselves to the highest of standards.

And we value citizenship. We are a global family of dedicated people from every corner of the world, and we know that when the communities we are in succeed, so do we. From individual volunteering to company-wide service, we are all committed to bettering the lives of those around us.

Learn more about Citi's Value Proposition: A Mission of Enabling Growth and Economic Progress.


Solutions for Impact

Supports the 17 Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations General Assembly to achieve a sustainable future by 2030

$164 billion financed and facilitated in environmental finance activity, exceeding our 10-year, $100 billion goal four years early (2014-2019)

$194 million invested by the Citi Foundation in tackling youth unemployment through Pathways to Progress (2017-2019)

$6 billion in loans for affordable housing projects provided in the US, making Citi the largest affordable housing lender for the 10th consecutive year

$1 billion in ending toward financial inclusion across the globe over the last decade

$70 million in charitable giving through Citi businesses and $76 million in charitable giving by the Citi Foundation

$150 million fund to invest in socially minded startups and companies that strive to have a positive impact on society launched in 2020

First major US bank to endorse the Principles for Responsible Banking

Founding signatory of the Poseidon Principles, a global framework focused on assessing and disclosing the climate alignment of financial institutions’ shipping portfolios

Publicly shared our raw pay gap in 2019 and continued transparency around pay equity in 2020

Joined a group of leading US employers that support the proposed Equality Act, federal legislation that would provide protections to LGBT+

Appointed new Chief Sustainability Officer to help integrate sustainability and ESG into every aspect of our business

Source: 2019 ESG Report Executive Summary highlights https://www.citigroup.com/citi/about/esg/download/2019/Executive-Summary-2019.pdf