Graduate Associate

Brown Shipley, London, GBR, EC2R 7HE
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Purpose of the Job

As a graduate trainee you will partake in 4 different rotations across the group, to gain wide exposure to the different business functions and the core work of the bank. The main purpose of being a graduate is to develop key skills and experiences across the bank by working on strategic and business critical projects and activities in each rotation. This will help you gain an understanding of where your strengths and interests are best suited to, with the goal of identifying where you would fit within the bank longer term.

Key Accountabilities

You will:
- Report to different managers in each of the 4 rotations, including regular meetings, objective setting and performance reviews during each project rotation
- Have the opportunity to undertake a professional qualification as may be appropriate for your chosen career path
- Work on umbrella projects with other graduates across the 2 years in an agile and flexible manner as the projects require
- Support recruiting activities for the following year’s interns and graduates, including buddying new joiners and supporting induction activities
- Get involved in Diversity and Inclusion projects, including becoming part of some working groups if of interest
- Analyse and interpret complex problems and find innovative solutions
- Collaborate with colleagues across the group
- Perform tasks quickly and efficiently, asking for help when needed
- Meet deadlines and aim to deliver to a high quality standard all work undertaken
- Carry out any other duty as may reasonably be required in the 2 years

Knowledge and Experience

Degree educated, preferrably with a Masters level of education, or equivalent work experience
Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills, ideally with some technical data or statistical analysis skills
Interest in the financial sector, specifically wealth management and the work of our bank
Proven ability to interact and communicate with all levels of an organisation in an effective manner

Attributes and Qualities

Collaborative approach, likes to work in partnership with others
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to navigate in an international environment, dealing respectfully with different cultures and background
Resilient and driven to overcome challenges and barriers to getting to the right outcomes for the client/customer
Team player, with the ability to deliver work independently and as part of a team
Independent thinker with emotional intelligence

Technical Skills

Strong knowledge of MS Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
Experience of Data analytics and statistical analysis packaged beneficial

Languages Skills

English (fluent)
Knowledge of other languages would be an advantage (French/German)

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