Standard Chartered 2019-International Graduate Programme-Global Banking-Kenya-(Job Number: IGGBKE19)



Global Banking supports clients financial
needs across more than 60 markets, providing solutions to over 5,3000 clients
in some of the world’s fastest-growing economies and most active trade
corridors. Our clients include large corporations, governments, banks and
investors headquartered, operating or investing in Asia, Africa and the Middle
East. Our strong and deep local presence across these markets enables us to
facilitate trade, capital and investment flows in and for our footprint,
including across China’s Belt and Road initiative.


Our Global Banking team provides client
coverage through global Industries group, financial & strategic investors
group, banks and broker dealers, global subsidiaries, investors and insurance,
commercial real estate focused Relationship Managers.


We collaborate increasingly with other
segments: introducing Commercial Banking services to our clients’ ecosystems –
their networks of buyers, suppliers, customers and service providers – and
offering our clients employee banking services through Retail Banking.




The programme provides a comprehensive grounding in corporate and
commercial banking, and will see you working directly with a diverse range of
business and corporate customers alongside our Corporate/Financial Institutions
Bankers. You can explore how your skills can adapt to different areas of our
business while developing new skills to help kick-start your career in the Global
Banking. Here are some projects you could be involved in:

  • Generate creative
    ideas on customer acquisition and products/ services
  • Work directly
    with new clients to learn, analyse and identify opportunities to advance
    their business, developing a deep understanding of our customers’ needs,
    and expertise in the products we offer
  • Map, mine and
    implement cross sell opportunities to expand existing client relationships
  • Partner with
    Relationship Managers to structure client transactions, acquiring insight
    into product development, deal execution and digital banking
  • Prepare customer
    credit proposals


career progression


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


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 Financial Markets, Corporate Finance*,
Transaction Banking and Risk.


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


*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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