2019 Spring Insight Programme at BlackRock Investment Management (UK)

Where: England - Greater London, Scotland, Mainland Europe

Deadline: January 13, 2019

Type: Employer Insight Event

About the Company:

Main business: Finance (incl. accountancy, insurance, pensions and fundraising)

BlackRock is one of the world’s pre-eminent asset management firms and a premier provider of investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock’s approach is based on our conviction that we can combine our market insights, proprietary technology, culture of teamwork and information sharing, analytical rigour and focus on risk management into an ability to deliver performance in all market environments.

About the Opportunity:

Our Spring Insight Programme offers an immersive experience within one of our business areas. You’ll participate in work shadowing, a group project, networking and social events, whilst gaining valuable work experience at a globally recognised brand.

This opportunity is a week-long initiative (taking place in April 2019) for motivated students graduating in 2021.


  • Advisory & Client Services
    • Provide strategic advisory and enterprise investment system services for a diverse client base - from asset managers, to pension funds to governments around the world.
    • Locations: London, Frankfurt, Milan, Zurich

  • Analytics & Risk
    • Develop and deliver tailored advice, risk management and investment system services to governments, corporations and many of the world’s largest investors.
    • Locations: London

  • Corporate Functions & Business Operations
    • Foster BlackRock’s brand, culture and reputation globally, while simultaneously harnessing our collective intelligence to ensure streamlined operations across the firm.
    • Locations: London

  • Investments
    • Build and analyse investment strategies, portfolios and products for a broad range of institutional and retail clients.
    • Locations: London

  • Relationship Management & Sales
    • Develop and deliver investment products and solutions for clients worldwide. Create marketing strategies around these solutions, and use them to build new client relationships.
    • Locations: London, Frankfurt, Milan, Zurich

  • Technology
    • Build and support Aladdin, the technology platform that powers our firm and the investment industry as a whole. Utilise sophisticated technology to develop applications, deliver custom solutions and ensure a superior end-user experience.
    • Locations: London, Edinburgh

Please note that for Continental European locations, you are required to speak the local language at a fluent level (e.g. if you are applying for a role in Frankfurt, you will be required to speak German).

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID '7GA2X'