What you will do in your working day
What your day could look like:
The training you will be getting
- Supporting client-facing advisory activities through accurate investment calculations
- Preparing and checking data, carrying out audit trails and supporting one-off projects
- Carrying out administrative tasks contributing to the retirement and investment consulting process
- Inputting data accurately to maintain management information
Supporting the delivery of client-facing plan management activities and project deliverables
- Over time, helping to ensure our work complies with external professional requirements and our own internal quality standards
- Learning quickly on the job, through formal training and from senior colleagues around you
Business learning - on the job learning and experiences giving you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and understanding of the team and solution line you have joined.
Centralised learning - UK apprentices complete in an Aon Induction, monthly webinars, business skills training and workshops, all designed to help you develop your knowledge of Aon, build your confidence and your network across our business.
Professional Qualifications - we want you to be as successful as possible, so we'll fully support your study towards your Level 4 Investment Consultant Apprentice Programme. This will provide you with the communication and client facing skills for a long running career as an Investment Consultant, as well supporting you through the IMC (Investment Management Certificate) qualification.
To support you as you study for your exams, you'll receive paid study leave, plus an extensive range of study and tuition materials.What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Your career beyond your Apprenticeship.
Once you've completed the formal apprenticeship programme, you'll continue to receive lots of support at Aon. We would expect you to be promotion ready within 24 months and you will continue to grow your career at Aon. You will also be able to continue your studies for the CFA1 qualifications. Alongside the interactive development programme we've mentioned above, you'll have the chance to explore different career paths.
Once you have completed your 18-month Apprenticeship, your training and development doesn't stop there, you will continue your professional development taking on more client responsibilities.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 4 and above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any (Grade 104 UCAS points) Essential Things to consider
What are we looking for? • Motivation and ambition - you will need to be able to articulate why you want to join the Investment Apprenticeship • Curiosity and Enthusiasm - Demonstrate your passion for financial markets and problem solving • Commercial awareness - this helps us to provide support and advice to our clients with clarity and confidence