Sector Guide

Where could you work?

Finance

The finance sector offers financial services and products to a range of customers, from individual consumers to global corporations and governments. The industry’s demand for skilled workers and the high earning opportunities it offers make it an attractive graduate prospect.

HSBC at a glance

Key facts:

  • One of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world
  • Comprises four global businesses: Commercial Banking, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Global Private Banking, and Global Banking and Markets
  • Unparalleled international network links developed and emerging markets, and spans the world’s largest and fastest-growing trade corridors
  • 39 million customers worldwide and operations in 66 countries and territories
  • Established in 1865 in Hong Kong

Discipline groups recruited...

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

Opportunities & Benefits:

We want people who think, see and do things differently and who can represent and relate to our diverse global customer base, whatever the stage of their career. We employ, develop and promote employees based on merit and aim to provide a supportive and inclusive working environment, where everyone can be themselves and achieve their potential.

Wherever you join us we will provide the support, tools and opportunities for you to develop and thrive. As part of your personal development, we encourage all of our students and graduates to contribute to the commitments within our sustainability strategy.

HSBC offers a comprehensive benefits package to support employees’ professional and personal needs and provide a healthy work-life balance. We recognise that our employees have different personal circumstances and we support our staff to adopt flexible and alternative ways of working where possible, including working from home and flexible hours.