Client Coverage Apprenticeships Where ambition meets impact

About the Client Coverage Apprenticeship Programme 

You’ll complete a 2 year programme including the Level 4 Investment Operations Specialist Apprenticeship with a focus on investment management, investment consulting, trading and reporting activities.  Within the qualification you will complete the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI) - Investment Operations Certificate  

What you’ll gain 

Broad knowledge of Client Coverage including trade facilitation and capital and investment flows in and for our footprint.  As well as experience of working with some of the most influential local/global corporates and guiding clients through our products and solutions.  

What you’ll do 

  • Work with senior bankers on new business origination activities in partnership with key stakeholders. 
  • Develop an understanding of industry trends and client analysis.   
  • Project work including pitch books and sector research.  

About the Client Coverage team

Client Coverage is part of our Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking (CCIB) business function. If you’re interested in a banking career, with exciting career opportunities, and want to work with some of the most influential local and global corporates in your geographies, this is the team to get into.

Our roles within Client Coverage provide a comprehensive grounding in corporate and commercial banking. You’ll work directly with a diverse range of business and corporate customers alongside Corporate, Financial Institutions and Commercial Bankers. You’ll be able to explore how your skills can adapt to different areas of our business, while developing new skills to help kick-start your career in the CCIB Client Coverage.

Client Coverage team areas include:

  • Credit Analysis
  • Relationship Management
  • Client Management

About Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking

When you’re part of the Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking team at Standard Chartered Bank, it gives you the opportunity to be more. You get to be more innovativeempowered and impactful and take your career as far as you want it to go. This is a place where ambition meets impact which means you will have plenty of opportunities to work on challenging projects, learn new skills and make a meaningful difference to the world.

What you need to apply?

We’re looking for potential, not academics.  This means we won’t look at your grades, but we’d like to see that you’re committed to your learning and development beyond your GCSEs.  This could be through traditional education but doesn’t have to be.

Eligibility

The Government’s Apprenticeship funding requires candidates to have lived in the UK/EEA for the last 3 consecutive years. If you’re enrolled at university or have gained a degree or higher qualification, you’re not eligible for our Apprenticeship Programmes, however we encourage you to apply for our Internship or Graduate opportunities. 

Application open and closing dates

Vacancies are currently closed, but set to re-open January 2023

"We’re looking for potential, not academics. Our apprenticeships are an excellent way to start your career in banking."

We’re looking for people who are

  • Hard working, resilient, with a drive to learn
  • Able to build strong relationships and with good communication skills
  • Reliable and able to work under pressure
  • Have a curious and proactive approach with an open mindset
  • Logical and an interest in understanding and analysing data.

James's story

When you join our apprenticeship programme, you’ll be part of the team who provide a comprehensive grounding in corporate and commercial banking. You’ll work directly with a diverse range of business and corporate customers alongside Corporate, Financial Institutions and Commercial Bankers. Hear what James has to say about his time in the team so far. 

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When you join our apprenticeship programme, you’ll be part of the team who provide a comprehensive grounding in corporate and commercial banking. You’ll work directly with a diverse range of business and corporate customers alongside Corporate, Financial Institutions and Commercial Bankers. Hear what James has to say about his time in the team so far. 

Zoya's story

What's it like to work with some of the most influential local and global corporates in your geographies? Listen to Zoya's story; hear what she has to say about working at the bank and why she thinks it's a great place to kick-start your career.

Zoya's story

What's it like to work with some of the most influential local and global corporates in your geographies? Listen to Zoya's story; hear what she has to say about working at the bank and why she thinks it's a great place to kick-start your career.