Summer Programme Intern

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • ICBC Standard Bank Plc
  • 21 Apr 17

ICBC Standard Bank are recruiting for their annual Summer Programme. Our 6 or 12 week summer placement offers real insight into our business, located in our central London office. The summer placement is designed for final year students who are due to graduate this summer or for those that have graduated in the last 3 years. Our summer placement program will allow you to learn about working in the banking and financial services industry.

In February 2015, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited (ICBC) acquired a 60% stake in Standard Bank Plc and the bank was subsequently renamed ICBC Standard Bank Plc. As a result, a compelling strategic platform was formed, one that benefits from a unique Chinese and African parentage and an unrivalled global network and level of expertise.
 
As a leading financial markets and commodities bank we connect our clients to opportunities in both developed and emerging economies and use our distinct competitive advantage to help our clients achieve their objectives.

ICBC Standard Bank is driven to deliver the right outcomes for our stakeholders, clients, counterparties and the markets in which we operate. We deliver products in an environment which considers the appropriate needs of our clients, whilst providing guidance and expertise to ensure our employees understand our business and uphold the highest levels of conduct. We want passionate and talented individuals who are motivated by high growth potential being achieved in doing business the right way.

Headquartered in London, ICBC Standard Bank Plc also has operations in Dubai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, New York, and Tokyo.
https://www.icbcstandardbank.com/

JOB PURPOSE

ICBC Standard Bank are recruiting for their annual Summer Programme.

Our 6 or 12 week summer placement offers real insight into our business, located in our central London office. The summer placement is designed for final year students who are due to graduate this summer or for those that have graduated in the last 3 years. From day one you’ll be part of the team and facing real challenges.

Our summer placement program will allow you to learn about working in the banking and financial services industry. During your internship you will  experience working life at ICBC Standard Bank, working alongside experienced professionals, giving you hands-on experience, relevant skills training and valuable professional networking.

We will be looking to hire a number of roles within the following business areas –

• Finance
• Information Technology
• Operations
• Global Markets
• Risk

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

• Must have capability to organise and prioritise workload
• Must have good analytical and data reconciliation skills
• Must have good attention to detail
• Must have experience of compiling data and analysing results
• Must have good Microsoft office skills especially in Excel
• Must have good communication skills
• Ideally a candidate that is keen to explore the option of a career in the Banking sector
• Language – Mandarin would be highly desirable