We're looking for analytical and innovative interns to join our Distribution division on our 2023 Summer Internship Programme.
Our Distribution teams manage our relationships with clients and help grow our business. So we're after people with good communication skills who want to keep us ahead of our competitors. You'll need an inquisitive mind and an appetite for challenge, together with the tenacity and analytical ability to deliver the best service for our clients.
Schroders is a global investment manager which helps institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world invest money to meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future.
Our purpose is to provide excellent investment performance to our clients through active management. By serving clients, we serve wider society. Channelling capital into sustainable and durable businesses accelerates positive change in the world. Funding the future is a privilege: we use it wisely and responsibly.
We employ over 5700 talented people worldwide operating in 37 different locations across Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, close to the markets in which we invest and close to our clients.
Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business.
We moved into our new HQ in the City of London in 2018. We're close to our clients, in the heart of the UK's financial centre and we have everything we need to work flexibly.
Our 2023 Summer Internship Programme starts on Monday 12 June 2023 and runs for 10 weeks ending on Friday 18 August 2023.
This Programme will provide you with a unique introduction into the investment management industry and how Distribution operates within it. You'll be given introductory training and opportunities to network with people across the business.
During your internship you will be assigned to a distribution team where you will have the opportunity to work on live projects and shadow leaders across the business. Some of your tasks may include:
• Researching a project to identify a new market opportunity for Schroders, and presenting the findings Working with a senior colleague to improve the way we pitch a product to our clients • Helping us make better use of the data in our customer relationship management system
What you'll be like
• Good interpersonal and communication skills • Intellectually inquisitive - be passionate about financial markets, global trends and economics and beyond • Innovative and analytical - you're happy to think outside the box and look for a fresh perspective • Happy to get involved in variety of tasks and projects • A commercial approach • A growth mindset: we understand you may make mistakes, and when you do, we are looking for you to learn from these.
The knowledge, skills and qualifications we're looking for
• An honours degree or equivalent - we're not fussed when it comes to your degree subject or predicted grade • Penultimate year of study or in final year of study but planning to continue further studies after the end of the Internship
1. Online application form and CV 2. Online assessments 3. Video interview 4. Assessment centre
Candidates should be available to start the 2023 Summer Internship Programme on Monday 12 June 2023. The programme ends on Friday 18 August 2023.
If you think you may require disability-related adjustments at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact email@example.com our disability partner EmployAbility (employ-ability.org.uk) for a confidential discussion and advice.
We recruit on a rolling basis so recommend you apply early.
We're looking for the best, whoever they are
Diversity is at the heart of our culture. We strive to ensure inclusion at every level, to ensure that our actions match our words, and that our culture of belonging defines how we do business. Schroders is an equal opportunities employer. You're welcome here whatever your socio-economic background, race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious belief, age or disability.