||Barclays 2014 Asia Pacific Summer Internship Programme
||2014 Asia Pacific Summer Internship Programme
Barclays is on a journey. One that will give you many opportunities to make a positive impact across our business.
We have a 300-year-strong foundation on which to build. Our status as one of the world’s major financial services providers gives us weight and momentum. Our expertise across personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking, and wealth and investment management offers true variety. And in over 50 countries around the world, our 140,000 people are coming together to set examples of accountability, collaboration, good citizenship and, above all, pride in the work we do.
All guided by a strong set of values: respect, integrity, service, excellence and stewardship.
This future is yours. And it all starts today.
WHAT IS GLOBAL MARKETS?
Barclays’ Global Markets Division offers strategic advice and provides investment services to leading international corporate, institutional and governmental clients a full range of asset classes, all around the world. It is also the area where we research and work out trading strategies for the financial markets, execute and risk-manage sales and trades for major clients. Global Markets is a dynamic mixture of well-established business areas and they are:
●Sales: Working closely with high-profile institutional and corporate clients with capital to invest, including banks, asset managers, pension funds, hedge funds, central banks and insurance companies
●Trading (including Structuring): Working very closely with the sales teams to make sure we meet the clients' needs, this area covers areas as diverse as equities, bonds, commodities, derivatives, fixed income and foreign exchange
THE SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME
The Barclays Summer Internship Programme is designed to provide our summer interns with broad exposure to the businesses. This 10-week intensive programme consists of real and practical work assignments that allow you to participate and contribute to real meetings and research projects. We also emphasize on balancing work through a variety of corporate events and social community events that enable you to build a vital network of colleagues and friends. The goal of the summer program is to provide a solid base and experience in Global Markets, and an opportunity to confirm your career aspirations.
Global Markets interns perform a variety of roles in the business such as Sales and Trading (including Structuring). Throughout the programme, you will learn from banking professionals and gain hands-on experience. You will find out what helps people to flourish in Barclays too.
Available Location: Seoul, Shanghai and Taipei
WHAT DOES BARCLAYS LOOK FOR IN A SUMMER INTERN?
●Strong verbal, quantitative, and analytical skills
●Genuine interest in financial markets, a strong work commitment, and high ethical standards
●Equipped with fast-rate communication and interpersonal skills
●Resourcefulness, team orientation, enthusiasm, and an entrepreneurial spirit
●Strong interest in business and finance (no specific major or path of study is required)
HOW DO I APPLY?
All candidates interested in applying must complete an online application via: www.barclays.com/joinus We encourage early applications as we recruit on a rolling basis.
Application Deadline: January 26th 2014