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Nomura 2017 Corporate Infrastructure Full Time Programme - London

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Entry Requirements: Expecting at least a 2:1 , /
  • Qualification Gained: Professional Qualification

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.

Program overview:

As an Analyst graduate, you will receive dedicated training and support to develop your career and professional skills. Our comprehensive 2 week training program will focus on risk management, lifecycle of a trade, global markets products, i.e. derivatives, FX, etc. and financial statement analysis, alongside business speakers and networking opportunities. You will receive professional development training and Nomura Orientation to help you maximize your potential. The training program ensures that the emphasis is on practical application so that you are able to immediately contribute to our business.

Throughout your career development you will be supported both by a buddy, mentor and dedicated program management team.

What’s your role?

We offer full-time Analyst opportunities across a number of different functions:

Finance - The Finance graduate programme is a rotational programme consisting of three placements over the course of two years in Tax, Treasury, Product Control and Financial Resource Management.

Compliance – The Compliance graduate programme is a rotational programme consisting of three placements over the course of two years in Regulatory Affairs, Financial Crime and Control Room

Operations - The Operations graduate programme is a rotational programme consisting of two placements over the course of two years within different Operations functions.

Risk – The Risk graduate programme is a rotational programme consisting of three placements over the course of two years in Operational Risk or New Business Group, Credit risk and Market Risk. 

Technology – The Technology graduate programme, which runs over two years, consists of being placed into one of the following areas: 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. You need to have a high level of academic achievement, expecting at least a 2:1 and able to withstand the rigours of a rapidly changing, demanding but ultimately rewarding environment. Fluency in English is essential and fluency in other languages is advantageous.

We assess candidates using a range of key competencies which include; Culture & Conduct, Client-centricity & Business Acumen, Strategy & Innovation, Leadership & Collaboration, Communication & Connectivity and Execution & Delivery.  All of these competencies are equally weighted and we look for evidence of these in the CV, cover letter and throughout the interview process.  We will also need to be convinced of your interest and commitment to the financial services industry and to Nomura in particular.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted online via: