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Global Markets Operations, Apprenticeship Programme

Global Markets Operations, Apprenticeship Programme

Global Markets Operations is part of the Global Banking and Markets business and drives every part of the trade lifecycle post execution. This means that we: process, settle, confirm and control transactions; manage operational risk and comply with regulatory requirements; open and maintain client trading accounts; and meet the post-trade requirements of our clients.

This 12-month Apprenticeship programme offers you the opportunity to develop an expertise in one of the most important areas of the Global Markets business. You will gain first-hand experience in managing and controlling the processing of trades and complex transactions and providing post trade support, preparing you for a successful career path as an Operations Analyst within HSBC.

Who can apply?

Our Global Markets Operations programme is open to students in their final year of secondary education , Sixth Form, or equivalent stage of college education

To be considered for an apprenticeship you will:

  • Be on track for 320 UCAS points or above in any subject(s)
  • Have strong numeric skills and attention to detail
  • Be hard-working, motivated and willing to take on new challenges
  • Act with integrity, in keeping with HSBC's values
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What to expect

Following your induction programme, you will undertake a twelve month placement working within Global Markets Operations where you will get structured exposure to functions such as Risk and Control, Change and Client Services.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with dynamic and highly skilled colleagues to gain detailed product knowledge
  • Provide post-trade support for large and complex projects carried out by Global Banking and Markets

Learning, development and support

Starting with an induction programme, you will learn about HSBC's strategy, culture and values. You will also learn how each function operates and what its business impact is, develop an understanding of relevant products, systems and customers, and grow your knowledge of Global Banking and Markets.

Over the course of the programme you will:

  • Be fully supported in achieving a Financial Services Level 3 Certificate
  • Build an invaluable network of global contacts
  • Receive highly structured training that will encourage you to reach your full potential
  • Have regular access to business leaders for coaching and personal progress advice
  • Work towards the Investment Operations Certificate professional qualification through the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment
  • Receive on going constructive feedback on your performance
  • Gain insight into HSBC’s distinct strengths in the financial services industry
  • Develop your knowledge of Global Banking and Markets

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