Standard Chartered 2019-International Graduate Programme-Financial Markets-Nigeria-(Job Number: IGFMNG19)




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 fixed income, currencies,
commodities, equities, capital markets and loan syndication solutions.


Your training


As an International
Graduate in the Financial Markets, you will be focused in your chosen business
stream, while training and business rotations into connected streams will give
real context to your role. You will gain hands-on experience across four
rotations, where you are an integral part of a team to help deliver solutions
for our customers. Here are some projects you could be involved in:

  • Analyse and create pitchbooks,
    confirming client deals and coordinating client events as part of our Sales
  • Price, test, develop and roll-out
    new products as part of our Structuring teams
  • Provide insights on balance sheet
    movements, report changes in liquidity profiles and track Trading desk funding
    profiles as part of our ALM teams
  • Support senior desk members
    executing and inputting hedging trades and provide pricing to sales desks as
    part of our Trading Teams

Your career progression


At the end of your 18-month
programme, you’ll join a role within Financial Markets. This could be in areas
such as:

  • Trading
  • Sales
  • Structuring
  • Research

What you’ll do over 18 months


4 weeks International
induction – This comprises of classroom sessions, case studies, and tailored
technical training split by business stream.


11 months training
rotation – Your will spend three months in your focus area and go on to broaden
your experience with further two months rotations in Global Banking, Corporate
Finance*, Transaction Banking and Risk.


6 months Business
rotation – Your last rotation will be six months in your focus area in
Financial Markets. It’s your chance to find the team you fit into best, and
begin your Standard Chartered career.


*This will depend on
whether your location has a Corporate Finance offering.




You must
have an undergraduate degree,
we want and
encourage applications from candidates from all degree disciplines. And as
English is our business language, it needs to be at least one of those you
speak fluently. These are our only requirements as our selection and assessment
system is designed to measure strengths, fit to our business and cognitive
agility, we do not shortlist based on your university and grades.


We will
only consider candidates who have the permanent legal right to work in the
country to which they are applying for an International Graduate role.  If candidates are applying for a role in the
UAE, we may consider applications from nationals of Middle Eastern and North
African countries.


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