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If you’re looking for a career with purpose and want to make a meaningful impact, we’d love to hear from you.

Careers in the Americas

From supporting global trade and investment to helping people, companies and communities grow and prosper, life at Standard Chartered is rooted in doing the right thing.

Standard Chartered United States is a Great Place to Work-Certified™and Newsweek Most Loved Workplace-Certified organization. Join us and make lasting change that goes well beyond wealth creation alone. You’ll be part of an inclusive community driven by integrity and transparency that balances how we do business with our promise to be here for good.

We need a diverse range of the brightest minds to help drive us forward, so you can be confident that we will help you pursue your ambitions, develop your skills, and grow your career.

Careers for experienced professionals

We’re an international bank, nimble enough to act, and big enough for impact. For more than 160 years, we’ve worked to make a positive difference for our clients, communities, and each other. We’re on a journey to innovate and transform, with the employee experience at the heart of our evolution. We question the status quo, love a challenge, and enjoy finding new opportunities to grow and do better than before.

Early Careers

Join one of our early careers programs, and you won’t be seen as a number. You’ll be seen as a future leader with the potential to change not just the future of banking, but also the future of the world. With the support, autonomy, and opportunity to make an impact in international markets, you’ll work with colleagues from diverse backgrounds and learn directly from senior leaders.

Highlighted Roles

Know Your Customer (KYC) Specialist

Knowing our client is core to building a strong client portfolio for the Bank. Our KYC Specialists attain a deep understanding of our policies and procedures. 

You will help our business frontline teams to onboard clients efficiently with proper due diligence and maintain a long term compliant client base.

Credit Analyst – Funds

Credit Analysis is a core component of the Banking Relationship. Your will analyze credit developments and trends at a country, regional and global level. You will also be responsible for the front-to-end BCA (Business Credit Analysis) process of assigned accounts as a primary analyst by performing independent, forward looking credit analysis of current and prospective clients and act as a secondary analyst as needed.

Meet our Americas employees

Lorena Pinzon shares her reflections on Hispanic Heritage Month

In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, we hear from Lorena, who shares the importance of a diverse workforce and how being Hispanic has shaped her professional life.

Advancing Standard Chartered’s diversity and inclusion agenda. Here’s how I got my seat at the table

It’s no secret within the finance industry that as one’s career level rises, female representation declines – Molly’s story

How being engaged can bring a sense of wellbeing: Dwight’s story

Getting involved in wellness and mentoring activities keeps Dwight feeling energized, inside and outside of work

My maternity leave experience: Allison’s story

Balancing career and being a mother of young children

Our female CEOs: Following as well as leading – Germana’s story

Germana Cruz, our CEO of Latin America and Brazil, on building trust and accepting imperfection.

Juneteenth: remembering the past to improve the future

To celebrate Juneteenth, we spoke to our colleague, Maurice about his love of genealogy, and what it means to him to honour the memory of his enslaved ancestors

From Beijing to Brazil: Alex’s story

What started as a short-term assignment turned into a longer adventure for Alex and his family

Meet our Americas interns

Alexandra Davis – How networking opened the door to my internship

Alexandra is currently an intern in the Fund Finance team at the Standard Chartered NY office. Here she tells us how networking led to the opportunity, the projects she has been working on, and how the experience has helped when make it comes to making decisions about the future.

Eudan Mojados – My Standard Chartered internship experience

Eudan is an intern in the Transaction Banking Cash Sales team in New York. Here he tells us about the Bank’s partnership with LEDA, what he’s learned from his time with us, and what advice he’d give to someone considering applying for an internship at the Bank.

Find out more about our Americas franchise

Who we are and what we do

We’re an international bank, nimble enough to act, big enough for impact. For more than 160 years, we’ve worked to make a positive difference for our clients, communities and each other.

Purpose, values and culture

Our purpose: ‘to drive commerce and prosperity through our unique diversity’ together with our brand promise: to be ‘here for good’ are achieved by how we each live our valued behaviours.

Helping communities to thrive

We work with local partners and employee volunteers to deliver programs focused on health and education. And we believe everyone deserves the opportunity to realize their potential.

Recognitions and awards