Mizuho is one of the world’s largest and most trusted financial institutions. We offer a full suite of corporate and investment banking services to our clients across the EMEA region. Born in Japan in 1873 and raised in London since 1952, we are committed to providing innovative financial solutions and we are constantly expanding our product range and are agile in responding to changes in financial markets. About you Are you ready to take the first significant step in your career? If you are innovative, tenacious and exhibit entrepreneurial flair, then our internship programme could be the opportunity you have been looking for. We don’t want just anyone at Mizuho International, it’s those who bring innovation and intellect to our team, who can hit the ground running and who are thirsty for knowledge and experience. What every business needs in order to thrive and grow is new generations of knowledge and ideas. It’s your capacity for thought that we’re interested in, the kind of thinking that shapes companies, economies and changes them for the better.
What we offer
We offer three internship programmes: • Banking & Markets, • Corporate Functions and • Information Systems
Our 10 week rotational programme comprises an introduction to financial markets and operations, technical skills development sessions, as well as bespoke soft skills sessions. You will spend time on three different desks with our experienced teams in one of the three different business areas above and be exposed to the pace and intricacies of the business from day one. You will be paired with a ‘buddy’ – a former graduate on our programme - who will provide you with informal support and answers to your questions throughout your placement. You will also be given regular feedback and structured objectives for each rotation. At the end of the placement, our top performing interns will secure a place on our 2021 Graduate Programme!
What we are looking for
In order to be eligible for the programme, you must be looking to start work in 2021 and have the permanent right to work in the UK. Applicants should also meet the following criteria: - Analytical with a strong interest in financial services; - Highly motivated with strong academic qualifications (any degree discipline); - Innovative thinkers who want to make a difference and have the drive to do so; - Exceptional communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative environment; and - Individuals with a strong commitment to learn and drive the business forward.
Applications close on Friday 24 January 2020. For more information and to apply please visit https://www.mizuho-emea.com/interns