AllAboutFinanceCareers Finance jobs, courses & advice. All good. All in one place.

Graduate Job

Nomura 2018 Corporate Infrastructure Industrial Placement Programme - London

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Length of Programme: 1 Year
  • Entry Requirements: /, /
  • Qualification Gained: N/A

Nomura overview

Nomura is an Asia-headquartered financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By ‘Connecting Markets East & West’, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.

Corporate Infrastructure overview:

Our Corporate Infrastructure is what underpins the success of the entire organisation. These are the functions that support the business, helping us deliver innovative financial solutions that set Nomura apart in the global marketplace. In our highly competitive and fast-paced industry, strong infrastructure teams are fundamental to our success. Work in these areas with us and you’ll be operating at the forefront of your field, as well as gaining a valuable insight into how Nomura operates on a global scale.

Programme overview:

Industrial placements are a great opportunity to experience first-hand the possibilities of a career in banking. It is your chance to get a feel for our culture, create new networks and gain valuable on-the-job training. Placements are also the perfect preparation for a subsequent full time role. Nomura will extend full time offers to strong performers.

Training – Placement students will receive extensive training to enhance the skills they need to perform well during their internship. As part of the corporate infrastructure placement programme you will receive training which will include business overview presentations, structured class room seminars, internal training by business representatives and team- building with colleagues.  You will receive ongoing performance feedback and have access to division specific educational sessions designed to aid your professional development. Managers will focus on your career development and dedicate their time to coach and mentor you, helping you realise your full potential.

What’s your role?

We offer industrial placement opportunities across a number of different functions:

Compliance – Placement areas include Regulatory Affairs, Financial Crime and Control Room

Operations – Placement areas include Regulatory Operations, Global Markets Business Services, Operations Shared Services and Change Management.

Risk – Placement areas include Operational Risk, New Business Group, Credit Risk and Market Risk. 

Technology – Placement areas include Risk IT, Corporate Technology Services (CTS), Enterprise Infrastructure Services (EIS – rotational programme), and Global Market IT (GMIT)

What are we looking for?

At Nomura our goal is to attract and develop exceptionally talented people who share our passion for individual excellence and our commitment to teamwork. We recruit graduates and interns with a high level of academic and extra-curricular achievement, who will be able to withstand the rigours of a rapidly changing, demanding but ultimately rewarding environment.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online via:

To apply for a 2018 industrial placement position, candidates should be available for full time employment in September 2020.

Fluency in English is essential.

Deadline dates

We recruit on a rolling basis and encourage applicants to apply early.

Application deadline: January 2018

For further information about Nomura, please visit