Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Analyst Programme

Business Operations

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Business Operations is comprised of 7 different functions, spread across 40+ offices globally, totaling 3,000+ employees. The group is responsible for all information required for the end to end investment management process, providing operational support to BlackRock’s portfolio management teams and client groups globally.

The group also manages the day-to-day relationships with external service providers (i.e. banks, data/index suppliers), ensuring that we leverage our relationships effectively.

Life at BlackRock

Wonder what it’s really like to work at BlackRock? Our employees from offices all over the world share their thoughts on what makes our culture so special and unlike any other financial services firm – and what’s kept them here.

Our team is known for

  • Providing data services and solutions to support the entire firm
  • Providing an enhanced client service experience in partnership with client businesses
  • Managing the firm’s funds aligning to the Retail, Institutional and ETF client businesses
  • Managing relationships with banks and market data/index providers
  • Providing scalable and custom reporting to our clients
  • Effectively onboarding new portfolios by working across numerous BlackRock teams (sales, portfolio management, and investment operations).

As an analyst you will

  • Get exposure to multiple business groups and investment products across BlackRock globally
  • Work in a challenging environment that will push you to think outside the box in order to solve numerous complex issues
  • Analyse trends in queries to improve client deliverables
  • Evaluate systems, processes and procedures for inefficiencies and make recommendations for improvement
  • Opportunity to be part of and develop within a truly global and innovative group.

Job description

This programme is for candidates in their final year of study and obtaining their bachelor’s degree or their master’s degree with less than 18 months' relevant full-time work experience.

The Analyst Programme is a two-year programme designed to acclimate and train new hires. It also provides the foundation for core professional skills that will allow them to succeed in their roles and begin building their peer networks.

The programme begins with a Global Analyst orientation in New York which helps to build a knowledge base, prepares analysts for their role at BlackRock and creates a peer network. Analysts will hear from a number of senior leaders and market experts on a variety of topics including business fundamentals, BlackRock’s culture, strategic priorities, and leadership principles. You will participate in activities that will illustrate the importance of diversity, professionalism and what it means to be a fiduciary as well as having more role-specific training.


How to Apply

After you have clicked the below apply link please select Analyst – EMEA. As you progress through the application you will then be able to select the specific area you would like to apply to.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • London, Edinburgh and Budapest
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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