France Operation Phenix

Through Operation Phenix, arts and social sciences graduates are employed on a permanent contract with HSBC France while also studying for a Masters in Finance in their first year of employment. You will gain a range of financial skills sharing your time between HSBC France and a French University, and develop a rewarding and successful career in banking.

For: University graduate, University undergraduate
Duration: Full-time study
Areas: Global Banking and Markets, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Private Banking, HSBC Operations, Services and Technology, Global Functions
Location: France

When to apply

We accept applications from April/May to the end of September for this programme. Please note that applications outside of the stated application period will not be accepted.

What to expect

Supported by experienced managers, colleagues and a wide network of diverse peers, you will be encouraged to take on responsibility and bring new ideas to the table. You will be valued as an individual and for the contribution you make.

Through Operation Phenix, students are enrolled on a Masters 2 in Arts or Human and Social Sciences. The partner universities are:

  • University of Paris I - Panthéon Sorbonne
  • Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3
  • Université Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
  • Université Paris Descartes (Paris 5)
  • University Paris-Diderot (Paris 7)
  • University Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense (Paris 10)
  • University Paris Est Créteil Val de Marne (Paris 12)
  • University Paris 13 - North
  • Cergy-Pontoise University
  • University Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée
  • University of Strasbourg
  • University of Angers
  • Université Stendhal Grenoble 3
  • Université François-Rabelais Tours
  • Catholic Institute of Toulouse

Learning, development and support

Our programme will provide you with an insight into what it is like to work for a global bank and help you decide your future career options.

You can expect to work alongside experienced professionals and receive on-the-job learning and development, all of which will help provide you with deep understanding of the banking industry.

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