Vacancy type Vacancy
Programme name Global Research Industrial Placement
Location and Business area London
Candidates who have a placement year as part of their university degree
Programme Industrial Placement
Business line Global Banking & Markets
Business division Global Research
Business area Global Research
Country or Territory UK
Intake year 2024
Start date June 2024 onwards
Duration 13 months
Closing date Thursday, 30 November 2023 23:59 (UK time)
UK Global Research Industrial Placement
Give yourself the edge over the competition and get a taste for life in one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world. With our Global Research Industrial Placement, you can spend 13 months in the UK learning how research affects our global operations and our diverse customer base.
What you can expect
On our paid, 13 month industrial placement, you will learn how investment research is used to help our corporate and institutional customers. The research we do in Global Banking & Markets is important because of the confidence it gives our customers in our advice and services. You can expect to gain a better understanding of how we build client relationships using research to back up everything we do for customers. You will be a key member of the team with specific responsibilities, and will work alongside experienced professionals who are keen to share knowledge and help you develop.
This 13 month placement equips you with a practical knowledge of markets and investing, as well as teaching you how to present data, and communicate effectively with clients. These skills will become invaluable as you develop and grow in the industry.
What you will do
No matter what degree you’re doing, you’ll become part of the team. You’ll realise the importance of keeping on top of market news, economic data releases and day-to-day news flows, and learn about macroeconomic, sector and company-specific research, and how these affect the services we offer our clients. We will also help you understand our trade strategies, business targets and analytical methods by working with research analysts and economists, and expand your professional network through meetings with international teams in the US and the Asia-Pacific region.
Who does this suit?
We welcome people from different disciplines and backgrounds who bring the following qualities:
What can this lead to?
At the completion of the industrial placement, you will have the opportunity to be considered for a graduate role within our Markets & Securities Services business.
Opening up a world of opportunity for our customers, investors, ourselves and the planet.
We’re a financial services organisation that serves more than 40 million customers, ranging from individual savers and investors to some of the world’s biggest companies and governments. Our network covers 63 countries and territories, and we’re here to use our unique expertise, capabilities, breadth and perspectives to open up a world of opportunity for our customers.
HSBC is listed on the London, Hong Kong, New York, Paris and Bermuda stock exchanges.