2021 Steps to Success Scholorahip Program (UK Year 13 / A Level)

Credit Suisse
London (Central), London (Greater)
18 Dec 2020
17 Jan 2021
Start Date
Up to 6 weeks

Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, we have a global reach with operations in about 50 countries and employ more than 45,000 people from over 150 different nations. Embodying entrepreneurial spirit, Credit Suisse delivers holistic financial solutions to our clients, including innovative products and specially tailored advice. Striving for quality and excellence in our work, we recognize and reward extraordinary performance among our employees, provide wide-ranging training and development opportunities, and benefit from a diverse range of perspectives to create value for our clients, shareholders and communities. We are Credit Suisse.

We Offer

The Steps to Success Scholarship Program is for outstanding Year 13 students in the UK who are from an underrepresented and/or disadvantaged background.

The program offers a rare insight into the workings of a large and innovative global bank, consisting of one four-week and one six-week summer internship in London, which will take place in the summer of 2021 and 2022.

You will have the opportunity to intern in two different businesses at Credit Suisse, which could include,

Investment Bank: Capital Markets & Advisory 

Investment Bank: Sales,Trading &  Structuring

Equity Research

During the program you will be given the chance to network across the divisions, receive soft skills and industry training, attend speaker sessions with senior representatives and work alongside employees across the bank.

You will work on projects and real tasks that will contribute to your understanding of the roles within the bank. You’ll also receive scholarship funding for your tuition fees for every year that you are a scholar on the program.

You Offer

Credit Suisse is noted for the diversity of its employees, but seeks colleagues with a common set of abilities – highly motivated and creative individuals who have proven record of academic achievement, and have the ability to work independently and as a member of a team. We’ll be looking at your potential and your interest in the financial services industry. We’re looking to build future leaders who add fresh and diverse perspectives to our business.

You must be in the process of applying through UCAS for a place at university for a three-year degree graduating in 2024.

In particular, you should:

• Be able to demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills
• Be currently in Year 13 with a minimum AAA (or equivalent) grade prediction (this will need to be verified by your Head Teacher or Head of Sixth Form)
• Have a record of high achievement in and outside of academia
• Have an interest in financial services

Submit your application by: January 17, 2021

Please note we will begin screening applications after this date.
There will be no online testing for this vacancy - all further assessments will be completed during interview and assessment centres.

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