Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Analyst Programme

Strategic Initiatives & Business Management

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Our Strategic Initiatives and Business Management teams collaborate with multiple internal and external partners to ensure integrated delivery of BlackRock’s capabilities to our clients globally.

These teams drive key initiatives and ensure consistent messaging and coordination with internal partners across the Firm. Through strategic planning and analysis, these Teams acts as the “connective tissue” of their businesses, monitor business results, allocate resources, and implement metrics-driven client support.

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Our team is known for

  • Strategic Execution: Developing business strategy and relevant analytics to monitor, understand, and drive business results
  • Strategic Product Partnership: Client-centric product development and range management, connecting Investment Teams and Client Businesses across asset classes (fixed income, equity, alternative investments)
  • Delivering the Firm: Ensuring consistent messaging, processes, and coordination across BlackRock to deliver a seamless client experience.

As an analyst you will

  • Partner with key internal stakeholders (investment teams, relationship managers, marketing, legal) to position and deliver product content or business support.
  • Work on analysis to provide internal or external clients with insights and recommendations based on trends in the asset management industry and in the broader economy.
  • Build and present sophisticated, insightful analytics on strategic initiatives and internal business operations
  • Assist with strategic planning, metrics, reporting, cross-business initiatives, and business process design.

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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