What to expect
We’re looking for the future leaders of Global Asset Management — and this starts with our 10-week internship.
You will need to be forward-thinking, driven and perceptive, open to different ideas and cultures and enjoy being
part of a team.
An internship in Global Asset Management will help you understand how HSBC connects individual retail
customers, major multinational corporate clients, sovereign wealth funds and financial institution clients with
investment opportunities around the world.
You will complete a placement in one of the following areas: investments, business development and sales or
product; which will allow you to focus on developing your knowledge of Global Asset Management’s investment
capabilities and customer groups. You will have the opportunity to contribute and deliver in our fast-paced
environment, which will help you build analytical and communication skills, demonstrate your initiative and
experience our collaborative team spirit.
You’ll be able to take part in our sustainability initiatives. Our volunteering programme, for example, could help
you to develop new skills, while contributing to the communities in which we work.
We offer a market-competitive pay and benefits package according to your location.
Learning and development
After a one-week induction, including IT and technical training tailored to Global Asset Management, you’ll start learning on the job in your placement. Measurable objectives will be set for you at the beginning of your internship and you’ll receive regular feedback on your performance.
There will be a number of people you can call on to help you make the most of the experience. You’ll have the support of a line manager, who can offer advice on your career options; and a buddy who you can share ideas with and who will offer guidance and support. You will attend regular business and social events to complement your day-to-day role so that you can build a network and establish your name.
The Global Asset Management Internship is the start of an exciting international career in Global Asset Management. Perform well and you may be given the opportunity to join the Global Asset Management Global Graduate Programme on completion of your university studies.
Leading and developing a team of people is key to helping our clients achieve their hopes, dreams and ambitions. We’ll develop your leadership abilities and give you the skills you need to steer both your career and our future. We assess all applicants against our values and our global graduate capability framework. Information on our recruitment and selection process can be found on our hints and tips page.