Why Citi

Working at Citi is far more than just a job. A career with us means joining a family of more than 220,000 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

Launched our 2025 Sustainable Progress Strategy, including our $250 Billion Environmental Finance Goal; measuring and managing the climate risk and impact of our client portfolio; and reducing the environmental footprint of our facilities

Committed to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, including emissions associated with our financing, and our own operations by 2030

Expanded the global Pathways to Progress job skills-building initiative, led by a three-year, $100 million investment from the Citi Foundation

Provided $7 billion in loans for affordable housing projects in the U.S., making Citi the largest U.S. affordable housing development lender for the 11th consecutive year

Supported $289 million in debt transactions to fund inclusive businesses and microfinance institutions globally

$100 million in philanthropic grants provided by the Citi Foundation

Invested in 13 companies through Citi's $200 million Impact Fund, the majority of which are founded by women and/or minorities

First major US bank to endorse the Principles for Responsible Banking

Committed over $100 million in support of COVID-19-related relief and economic recovery efforts

Publicly shared an update on our progress, showing improvements in median pay for women globally and U.S. minorities

Launched $1 billion in strategic initiatives to provide greater access to banking and credit in communities of color, increase investment in Black-owned businesses, expand homeownership, and advance anti-racist practices in the financial services industry

Over 63,000 volunteer engagements as part of Citi’s 15th annual Global Community Day Reimagined across 73 countries and territories

Source: 2020 ESG Report Executive Summary highlights