Standard Chartered 2019 – Work Study Programme – Financial Markets – Singapore-(Job Number: WSFMSG19)

2019-04-15 StandardChartered Standard Chartered





Our Financial Markets team has expertise combined with deep local market knowledge to deliver a variety of risk management, financing and investment solutions to our clients. We have capabilities across origination, structuring, sales, trading and research. Offering a full suite of Macro (FX, FX Options, Interest Rate Derivatives), Credit, Commodities, capital markets and loan syndication solutions.


About the programme


Work-Study Degree Programmes allow students to acquire deep technical and essential generic skills, which will facilitate the students’ transition from the universities to the workplace after graduation.


This is achieved by companies and universities co-designing and co-delivering vocational training that closely interconnects theory and practice.  We reinforce learning by applying newly-acquired knowledge in the workplace.


This program is open to year 3 & 4 students and will be involved in a 4 or 4.5 days’ work week program over a course of 1 to 1.5 years. We strive to deliver this experience through structured on-the-job training (OJT) and institution-based courses.


At the end of the program, you will gain valuable industry experience and deepen workplace skills, with industry-recognized certification.  In addition, you will be exposed to company context and culture, and be better-equipped to take on company job roles.


Your Training


As a Financial Markets Work Study Employee, you will gain exposure to our key business functions, including:


  • Macro Trading – The Macro trading team supports trading, sales and management teams to grow business and optimize costs in FX and Rates products with data driven insights and scientific models. This involves working on transaction and pricing data combining various data analytical and visualization techniques for reporting and insights.

  • FM COO - The FM COO office supports the revenue businesses in FM to maximize their bottom-line performance, ensure a strong control and governance framework, and drive a variety of development projects to build a high-performing and profitable business.

Training and Learning Outcomes



  • Group Mandatory Learning

  • Business Mandatory Learning

  • Country Mandatory Leaning

  • Job Role Learning

  • Internal Personal Development Training Offering

  • External Personal Development Trainings

Eligibility & Requirements



The ideal candidate should be pursuing the 3rd or 4th year of the degree programme from a renowned university, with strong interpersonal and communication skills and high proficiency in MS Office suite. Knowledge in using tools like R, Python, SAS, SQL will be an added advantage. In addition, the candidate should have the ability to work in a multi-cultural organization.



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