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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Enforcement at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Draft, redraft then redraft again until it reads best Have a logical structure to your paragraphs. Don't make your sentences too long Do lots of practice runs of the online tests - these are widely available on the internet Try to draw attention to your skills and how these match up with what the FCA is looking for Try to convey your enthusiasm for the chance to work at the FCA

Interview Advice: Find out as much as possible about the FCA, the financial services industry and wider current affairs landscape Prepare answers covering the FCA's values and their desired competencies Stay calm and try to follow the STAR technique as a method for structuring your responses

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, DCM at MUFG

Application Advice: International experience is highly valued as MUFG likes to hire candidates with a wide variety of backgrounds; thus show and be ready to discuss any such experiences. Familiarise yourself with MUFG values and think how your values are aligned to them.

Interview Advice: Be yourself! The AC is a fun day, no need to stress over it. Good leadership skills valued, and candidates who were ready to take initiative went far. Be ready to discuss any international and previous work experience in detail. Make sure you know what is going on in the market, e.g. macro events and recent deals, if relevant to the position you're applying for.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Corproate Banking at MUFG

Application Advice: Show that you are open-minded and willing to learn through your relevant experiences.

Interview Advice: Be yourself. Be approachable and social.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Graduate Programme at MUFG

Application Advice: - Build up your CV - Search for job recruiters / recruitment agencies

Interview Advice: - Don't stress out - Think about yourself in 5 years - Show that you are committed - Research about the organization

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Non-Investment Grade Syndicate at MUFG

Application Advice: Research the company well beforehand - know its key products, how the bank operates, especially in EMEA as a branch of Japan. Look at the annual report to see what areas it is growing in, as it is growing as competitors contract.

Interview Advice: The interview is an assessment of whether the bank wants you to be within its walls for potentially your whole working life. Displaying teamwork, interest and charm are far more important than detailed and specific product knowledge for an intern or graduate position.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Investment Banking Division at MUFG

Application Advice: MUFG is more about the 'fit' than your previous knowledge of banking. As a graduate they provide high levels of technical training to make sure all grads begin on the desk at the same standard.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Product Control at MUFG

Application Advice: Show an interest in the role you are applying for. For example, if applying to the trading floor, know what the major movers in markets are. What are the Fed doing? What's happening with Brexit?

Interview Advice: Show strong teamwork skills, as well as the technical and commercial side of things. People want to hire someone who fits in with the team, regardless of whether they are extremely technically-minded. We see the people we work with every day, you want someone you know will make what we do the most enjoyable and successful it can be.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Arcadis

Assistant Quantity Surveyor, Financial Institutions at Arcadis

Application Advice: Research the company thoroughly, especially its values.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, LIFA at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research the company, read the recent publications. Look at the company's values.

Interview Advice: Think about the experiences you have had or achievements that highlight how you are aligned with the company's key values. Questions are the classic interview competency-based ones.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: All exercises of the assessment centre are balanced against each other.

Interview Advice: Answer the questions concretely.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

Assistant Underwriter, Southern Existing Business (Allianz Engineering) at Allianz Insurance

Application Advice: Do your research on Allianz and know about our brand.

Interview Advice: Be calm and yourself. Allianz doesn't like candidates who pretend to be something they're not.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Hargreaves Lansdown

Graduate Trainee, Rotational Graduate Scheme at Hargreaves Lansdown

Application Advice: Make sure you research the company and understand how it works. Make yourself stand out.

Interview Advice: Be yourself. Know the company. Know what you want and why you want it.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Hargreaves Lansdown

People Strategy Officer, Human Resources at Hargreaves Lansdown

Application Advice: Be genuine, do your research, think about the value you bring to the company.

Interview Advice: Be genuine, don't try to second guess what answers people are looking for, be prepared - think about the transferrable skills you have (i.e. teamworking/problem solving etc.) and think of good examples to share. Don't be afraid to say you aren't sure of the answer to something but give your initial thoughts based on what you do know.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Willis Towers Watson

Investment Analyst, Investment at Willis Towers Watson

Application Advice: Don't rush

Interview Advice: Be yourself, don't try to come in with a load of info revised, just be natural.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Willis Towers Watson

Analyst, Investment at Willis Towers Watson

Application Advice: Do lots of practice questions & interview questions before doing it

Interview Advice: Ask lots of questions Do your research on the job, company & industry

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Markets Policy at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Be specific about your interest in the role and your chosen division (e.g. "I am particularly interested in the supervision of wholesale financial services as I previously worked in a retail bank and would, therefore, want more exposure to wholesale firms and markets" is better than "The work of Wholesale Supervision sounds very interesting") Do your research based on reliable news sources (e.g. Financial Times) and, crucially, FCA-published documents.

Interview Advice: Work quickly through the written exercises at the assessment centre because time runs out fast. Whenever you are asked to role play, make sure you remember that you have to literally act as if you were someone else. Avoid making sweeping generalisations about anything. If you state an opinion, make sure you are able to back that up with justification if asked by the interviewers. Be able to explain how you fit the FCA values and mission (worth reading their business plan and Sector Views).

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Strategy at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research what the FCA does, and why it is such a prestigious place to work. Read up on the Mission and other approach documents, for those departments that you have applied for.

Interview Advice: During your interview, it is important to show your true self and allow your personality to come through when you express yourself.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Graduate Associate, Enforcement at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Consider the FCA's mission and objectives carefully and ensure that you demonstrate that you have the same values.

Interview Advice: Act confident, even if you are nervous. Think about past experiences/achievements that could demonstrate you possess key competencies.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Hargreaves Lansdown

Graduate Trainee, Rotational at Hargreaves Lansdown

Application Advice: An application should be tailored to the company after research has been done. Keep the cv short and use the covering letter and application questions to show you understand the company and the values of the company.

Interview Advice: Be honest. The very nature of a graduate scheme is that no candidate will be perfect but HL are looking for people who understand this, and areas they need to develop on, as this is a sign of someone who is keen to work and improve.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Wholesale Bank Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Understand why you want to join the FCA, and how this fits in with the Mission/Values.

Interview Advice: Practice your competencies.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Assistant Private Secretary, Strategy and Competition at Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: Be yourself in the interview. Questions asked are mostly competency.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Wholesale Markets Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Prepare-research what we do, think about your motivations, practice for the online tests.

Interview Advice: Be genuine and prepare examples.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Wholesale Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Apply early and take time over the application. Don't slip up on the online testing.

Interview Advice: Research the role thoroughly and plan what interview answers you could give ahead of time.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Wholesale Banks at Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: Make sure you ask a few questions at the end.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Graduate, Specialist Supervisor Department at Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: Prepare for a case study which is hard and supposed to be challenging time wise. There is a competency-based interview, group exercise and a role-playing situation with an actor.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Supervision – Retail Investments at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Be proactive about discussing with a current or previous graduate. They will often be very willing to share information and provide some insight into the issues and topics that are most important to the FCA at the time, and these can be very valuable things to mention in an application or interview.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Hargreaves Lansdown

Graduate Trainee, Graduate Scheme at Hargreaves Lansdown

Application Advice: Make sure you read our website so you can make your application relevant. There's nothing worse than a generic application that someone has clearly sent out for 20 different Grad Schemes.

Interview Advice: Have examples of times you've done well in previous roles and challenges you've overcome. If you're applying straight from uni, it doesn't need to be a "work" example. It could be a time you've been a mentor, set up a society or worked on a group project.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Customer Service, Customer Service- Professional Trainee Scheme at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Make yourself stand out. Thoroughly think about the things you have done whilst in previous jobs and whilst at university, how does this make you a future leader.

Interview Advice: Do your business research, know about the company, what they do, what their objectives are. Do your industry research, know what is happening in the industry. Don't be modest and underplay the part you played in an example you give, and be specific to what YOUR role is not what the TEAMS role was.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Professional Trainee, Sales and Agency at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Be honest, this is a very customer focused role, if that is not something you would like, look at some of the other schemes on offer.

Interview Advice: Competency-based questions: A time when you resolved conflict in the workplace/dealt with a difficult colleague? Went above and beyond for a customer? In 10 years time, where would you like to be?

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Sales and Agency Professional Trainee, Sales and Agency at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Demonstrate how your sales skills and potential farming background can be seen as an asset on your CV and throughout the application process. It is good to have experience in different industries to provide fresh perspectives to potentially incorporate positive change within the business.

Interview Advice: Show off leadership and teamwork skills and a sociable, natural personality because this will enable effective networking within the company. Show an opportunistic mindset that is relatable, friendly and approachable to change. Always refer to previous experience and link that back to how it relates to the job role. The specification revolves around the personal star and so each example should follow this structure. It is important to sell yourself but to do it in a way that demonstrates professionalism, integrity and humility. Confidence should be shown naturally and this will encourage a balanced, enthusiastic approach.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Client Markets Analyst, Reinsurance at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Interview Advice: Don't say what you think they want to hear. They want to get to know you, be yourself.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Intern, Corporate Development at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Interview Advice: Be yourself and show your true personality. Know what the company and company culture has to offer.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Business Analyst, Risk Management IT at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Application Advice: - make sure to include extra curricular activities - really emphasize the skills you have gained from any relevant work/study experience - research the company - show interest in the industry

Interview Advice: - be yourself - be prepared to answer questions that relate to the skills you have and how they would come in useful to the role you are applying for - show interest and have a few questions prepared to ask

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Strategy Analyst, Strategy at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Application Advice: Highlight international opportunities, be open-minded.

Interview Advice: Analytical skills are mainly tested through real cases.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Virgin Media

Finance Graduate, Finance at Virgin Media

Application Advice: Take your time and really think about what Virgin Media are looking for in a candidate.

Interview Advice: Be yourself and be socialable.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Other (please specify)

Account manager, Social media at Other (please specify)

Interview Advice: Be as open as you can about what you want to do. They provide good learning opportunities.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Tokio Marine Kiln Group

Graduate Trainee, Graduate at Tokio Marine Kiln Group

Interview Advice: Relax and be yourself.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Tokio Marine Kiln Group

Graduate Trainee, Rotational at Tokio Marine Kiln Group

Application Advice: Think about what personal experience you have that makes you different/suitable for the role - insurance work experience (although useful) isn't the focus of the application process, more things like part time jobs, university clubs, etc.

Interview Advice: Questions focus on additional CV experience beyond education, and how your personal skillset/personality would be suited to the role.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Willis Towers Watson

Analyst, Retirement at Willis Towers Watson

Application Advice: Research the company before applying, make use of friends and family who can read through your application before submitting.

Interview Advice: Always use the STAR model when preparing answers. Practice with family and friends before the day.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Junior Financial Analyst, Finance at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Application Advice: Clear, concise, precise CV and cover letter

Interview Advice: Be yourself and be to the point

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Professional Trainee, Customer Services at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Get to grips with the company ethos and strategic goals. Show appreciation for what we offer to customers in order to differentiate ourselves from the rest of the pack. Demonstrate your innovation and leadership with working examples.

Interview Advice: Whilst it's fairly formal affair in regards to the situation, the team makes a super effort to be friendly and aid you to be at ease. It's as much about ensuring you're right for us as you ensuring we're right for you. Be engaging with the assessors and build rapport; ask questions about the culture and feel of the company and really build an understanding of the organisation. Use the assessment opportunities to demonstrate your skill set: be professional, dynamic, innovative and passionate with your presentations and ideas. Think outside the box in the group activities and demonstrate democratic leadership whilst engaging as a team player. Above all, relax and embrace the experience. Those who are successful tend to be quietly confident, friendly individuals who visibly (and honestly) embody the brand ethics and ideologies.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Professional Trainee, Customer Services at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Highlight key words from the application and then include them in your CV and covering letter. Always edit your CV to align with the area your applying for.

Interview Advice: Be yourself, be confident and research the company.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Willis Towers Watson

Investment Analyst, Delegated Investment Services at Willis Towers Watson

Interview Advice: Look online at reviews - very detailed and accurate

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Virgin Media

Management Accounts – Consumer Brand, Marketing & Analytics, Management Accounts at Virgin Media

Application Advice: - Really think about what makes virgin media different - it lives through its values so it's important to display these through your application

Interview Advice: - Again, display virgin media values at all times - Be confident and most importantly be yourself!

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Analytics Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: -Know the company and competitors well -Show passion -Have a good understanding of finance

Interview Advice: -Be personable -Show that you are eager to learn

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Senior Consultant, Investment Management at FactSet

Application Advice: Be yourself, it's easy to see the right and wrong fit once you've been at the company a while.

Interview Advice: Show personality, initiative you've taken. FactSet people like people, the business is based on this concept.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Software Engineer I, Market Data at FactSet

Application Advice: Research the company well and carry the same passion and values the company does, into your application.

Interview Advice: For Graduate Software Engineers: Know the usual things - sorting and search algorithms, C++ language oddities and differences with other popular languages, be able to write/describe algorithms in C++ or Java.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Software Engineer, at FactSet

Interview Advice: be well prepared on OOP, data structure

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Software Engineer, Software Engineering at FactSet

Application Advice: show that you have a passion for software and how you can benefit the company

Interview Advice: have a good knowledge of software engineering

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Consultant, at FactSet

Application Advice: Really research the company and get a full understanding of what the role and company does.

Interview Advice: What do you think the consultant does at FactSet? Who are FactSet's competitors? How would you handle one of your clients using a competitors product? Stress people skills combined with either a financial or technology knowledge.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Product Developer, Analytics at FactSet

Application Advice: Show that you're a self-starter and can handle early responsibility

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Consultant, Strategic Partnerships & Alliances at FactSet

Interview Advice: - Have a good understanding of recent news related to the company (Acquisitions, future plans)

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Software Engineer, Software Engineering at FactSet

Application Advice: Keep practising developing software and doing your own home projects but also maintain you knowledge on the theory.

Interview Advice: Learn theory and do coding challenges.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Interview Advice: Try to relax and answer thoughtfully rather than in an unnatural or scripted way

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Strategic Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: Find out what FactSet does!

Interview Advice: Glassdoor has most of the interview questions, prepare using these! Don't make it sound like you're using FactSet as a stepping stone...

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: Have an interest in finance and technology

Interview Advice: Show your passion for technology and also providing good client service

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Senior Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: Make sure you research the company. There is plenty of information on Glassdoor/company website/etc.

Interview Advice: Make sure you come across enthusiastic and interesting. FactSet hires more based on personality than on "perfect" answers.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Graduate/Associate, Communications at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research the organisation's recent history and get an idea of the industry it regulates. Have an appreciation of the role the FCA plays in industry, but also its impact on the person on the street.

Interview Advice: Don't stress out too much at the assessment centre and take each stage as it comes.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Markets Policy at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Highlight competencies rather than technical knowledge. Do your research on what issues/challenges the organisation is facing.

Interview Advice: Use the STAR technique. It's mostly competency based. Breathe before you answer a question. They are not trying to catch you out.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Make sure you have a sound understanding of the FCA's mission.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Graduate Associate, RegTech and Advanced Analytics at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Read the questions asked and don't just copy and paste in generic answers. Take your time to try to explain to yourself why you want to work here, then it will be more convincing in the application. Refer back to the FCA cultural characteristics.

Interview Advice: Know the background - what the FCA is, what sort of work they do, their reputation in the industry, further detail on the specific type of role you would like. Be yourself - don't oversell and/or exaggerate things in the application process. Demonstrate the FCA cultural characteristics in things you have achieved and the way you work.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Business Analyst, Business Technology at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research the company well and think of relevant examples from your past that can help you showcase the qualities that the FCA wants

Interview Advice: Understand the challenges currently facing the FCA (cyber crime, brexit, etc.)

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Enforcement and Market Oversight at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Apply early, spaces fill up on the grad scheme as and when they feel you are suited for the role rather than judging everyone at the end of the Assessment Centres. It's a long process but worth it!

Interview Advice: Know why you want to work for the FCA and be aware of their current involvement. What are they at the forefront of? They put heavy emphasis on the mission. There are a few competency questions.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Fidessa

Delivery Engineer, Service Delivery at Fidessa

Application Advice: Do some revision before hand into the tips provided by recruiter.

Interview Advice: Just answer as best as you can and if you can give it a go, that is better than doing nothing.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Investigator, Enforcement at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Read the FCA website and get a good idea of the varying work done across the organisation.

Interview Advice: Ensure that competencies are practiced and demonstrate knowledge of the organisation.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate Economist, Markets Policy at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: The key is to think like an economist, not just have a strong knowledge base.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

Management Trainee, Underwriting at Allianz Insurance

Application Advice: Do your research, know your stuff.

Interview Advice: Do your research, know your stuff, be yourself. No point trying to be the person you think they're after, it'll be obvious and you'll get found out.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

Commerical Insurance Graduate, Underwriting at Allianz Insurance

Interview Advice: Enthusiasm is key, show your interest in the industry and in the company specifically.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Corporate & Investment Banking at MUFG

Application Advice: Research the global nature of the company and work experience

Interview Advice: Keep a list of work experience you complete

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Rotational at MUFG

Application Advice: Make sure that you are a little aware of the Japanese culture the firm has. Highlight achievements that you have made outside of academia, MUFG has really expanded the degree subjects which they select from and so the 'extra' stuff is really importan

Interview Advice: Team work is a real focu Read up about a specific product or area that you are interested in, and take the opportunity to ask any questions that you have from research.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

MUFG

Interview Advice: No technical questions in interviews. Be honest and natural as recruiters are looking for best fit.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Investment Banking Division for EMEA at MUFG

Interview Advice: Phone interview: History of the Bank Knowledge of organisation and different divisions Ability to articulate your drive/ passion for role/ company Relevant experience Competencies Assessment centre: Group exercise Debate (as a team) In-tray exercise Interview - with representatives from HR and the business who will be assessing you the whole day

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Natural Resources at MUFG

Application Advice: No matter what you study, you need to express your motivation for finance and why in particular you want to work at MUFG. Focus on the culture and choose a couple of products you are interested in.

Interview Advice: Prepare for lots of competency based questions. Make sure each response proves you have all the qualities a bank would like to see such as attention to detail, hard work ethic and integrity.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

AVP, Operations at MUFG

Interview Advice: Be yourself and truthful about your level of experience/knowledge

Industry: Banking and Finance

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MUFG

Analyst, Graduate Rotation Scheme at MUFG

Application Advice: Be yourself- they're not necessarily looking for someone who has huge amounts of technical knowledge, they're also very focused on 'soft skills'.

Interview Advice: I wasn't asked any technical questions, but instead questions about scenarios. Eg. can you give an example of where you have had to make a difficult decision.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Innovate at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Do your research, know where you're applying to in terms of team/division etc.

Interview Advice: Be yourself, think strategically and smile!

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Smith & Williamson

Assistant Investment Manager, Investment Management at Smith & Williamson

Application Advice: Think carefully about your thoughts on the macro and the micro economy, as you'll need to display knowledge of both.

Interview Advice: Be honest and approachable. These skills are far more valuable than excessive knowledge of markets.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Smith & Williamson

Trainee Investment Manager, Investment Management at Smith & Williamson

Application Advice: Do your research, not only on the department you have applied to but on other departments. Focus on experiences that have enhanced your interpersonal skills and times you have demonstrated integrity/ strong moral compass.

Interview Advice: Come prepared. Know the company and the role inside out. Develop commercial awareness via wider reading. Most importantly, be yourself, this is a client facing role so partners will want to see that you are personable. Just being smart isn't enough.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Software Developer, Engineering at FactSet

Interview Advice: - Practice standard algorithms - Ask what positions are looking like they will be available, as you could end up anywhere

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Align your application to each of the FCA's Values.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate Economist, Strategy and Competition at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: - be curious - read up on the FCA (news, occasional papers and insight articles) - consider how you fit into the wider organisation as a whole

Interview Advice: - be confident - be able to stand up to scrutiny when challenged - develop your answers (STAR approach is a good tool)

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

SME Account Underwriter, Underwriting at Allianz Insurance

Application Advice: Research the industry, the company and their competitor's activity.

Interview Advice: Be honest.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Asset Management at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Show a willingness to learn and an interest in the subject matter

Interview Advice: Know the values Be friendly and professional Take your time to form the right response

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Menzies LLP

HR Administrator, HR at Menzies LLP

Application Advice: The application process was very thorough, clean and personable. I would advise providing a strong cover letter, explaining your reasons for wanting the position, why you want to leave your current position, if applicable, and why you would be a good fit for the role, as they want to understand your reasons for choosing Menzies LLP.

Interview Advice: In all honesty, to be yourself. The company has a very approachable, open culture, so in the interview, understanding character, as well as having the capability to perform is just as important. Questions firstly center around your CV and experience to date, then there are comprehensive questions which align with Menzies' philosophy, again emphasizing the importance of character and team collaboration.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

Commercial Insurance Graduate, Underwriting at Allianz Insurance

Application Advice: Research the company Pull out your strengths

Interview Advice: Understand and explain why you actually want to work in insurance Identify your strengths and weaknesses What motivates you and what doesn't How the competitors are comparing

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

Commercial Insurance Graduate – Engineering, Technical at Allianz Insurance

Application Advice: Don't worry about what your degree subject was - Allianz considers everybody equally.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Wholesale Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research the company, practice online tests before completing the application, read the news.

Interview Advice: Research the firm, practice STAR interview approach, practice interviews if possible.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Enforcement & Market Oversight at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: The application process is competency-heavy.

Interview Advice: The application process is competency-heavy.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Allianz Insurance

Assistant Underwriter, Underwriting at Allianz Insurance

Application Advice: Start looking into who Allianz are and what their values are. Keep up to date with what Allianz are doing and changes in the market.

Interview Advice: Have some examples in mind of where you have demonstrated Allianz's values and people attributes.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: There is lots of useful information on the internet about the FCA's work and processes.

Interview Advice: Interview follows usual format of assessment day so all the usual apply. Knowing exactly what FCA does and why is useful for the motivation questions.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Senior Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: - Don't apply if you see it purely as a stepping stone into the world of finance, as you won't enjoy it. - Find out what our company does and what is changing, read investor relations documentation.

Interview Advice: - Show a real interest in finance, it definitely shows during interviews.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Senior Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: Learn what our clients do and how we help them.

Interview Advice: Know the difference between IM and IB and what you would do in your role.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

FactSet

Application Advice: Prepare, have a good knowledge of financial basics. Show an interest in Finance and Technology.

Interview Advice: Prepare for questions (both technical and situational).

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: Know what FactSet do. Lots of people tend to think this management consulting or asset (investment) management.

Interview Advice: Q: Difference between buy side & sell side in finance? Q: What does FactSet do? Q: What's good / bad about FactSet compared to Bloomberg / TR etc

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Finance at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research cultural characteristics and construct appropriate answers to motivational/competency questions.

Interview Advice: Practice beforehand as much as possible. Demonstrate as much confidence in your desire for the role as possible. Stay as relaxed.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Supervision – Investment, Wholesale and Specialists at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Research well - understand the organisation, our remit, our purpose and our values.

Interview Advice: Use the STAR approach for competency based interview. Make sure that you focus on what 'you' did and try to understand how your responses align to the job role and values of the organisation.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Asset Management at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Show an interest in FCA work, and knowledge about industry

Interview Advice: FCA characteristics Body language is important

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Enforcement at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Look up what the FCA does in relation to the specific division you're applying for. It's such a varied company and the roles are really different across the entire organisation, so look for specifics. Also look up the cultural characteristics and think about examples of things you have done that have aligned with these. These will be the main thing you'll be judged on.

Interview Advice: It's the usual at the assessment centre - a competency based interview, an analytical exercise, and a group exercise. For the interview, it's the classic questions - biggest challenges to the organisation, big opportunities. Do some reading about what the FCA's planning to do and some recent projects. And be creative in what you think the big issues we're confronting are: yes Brexit, obviously, but also things like binary options and cryptocurrencies. The analytical exercise is basically designed so that you're given a task that's too big to complete in the time allotted. So don't panic or worry if this is the case. They're not assessing the quality of what you present and produce, it's how you've gone about it. Take 5 minutes at the start to think about how you're going to approach it, and then be structured. Don't be afraid to admit why you've prioritised one thing over another in the interests of time. The group exercise is again fairly standard. Don't be afraid to speak up, but don't feel like you have to be talking all the time. Also make sure you listen - if you make a point of asking someone else to elaborate on their point, or draw other peoples attention to someone else's point that progresses the discussion, that's a positive thing.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, R&CO at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Apply early

Interview Advice: Be assertive but not aggressive

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: - Read the official company documents such as 'The Mission', 'The Annual Plan' and so on. Understand what direction the organisation is going in.

Interview Advice: - Understand the cultural characteristics and be prepared to answer competency based questions describing when you exhibited them.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Senior Consultant, Consulting at FactSet

Application Advice: Show you're enthusiastic about helping others Have an understanding of finance (no need to be an expert though)

Interview Advice: Be a team player Show you understand the business

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Competition & Economics at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Don't lie, or try to sound smart. Be authentic, even in the way you write.

Interview Advice: Be you - don't put up a fake front. Be honest, and own your mistakes, don't push the blame onto someone else.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, Enforcement at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Be yourself. The FCA are interested in the person not their technical knowledge.

Interview Advice: Again, be yourself. Think of innovative examples of times you displayed the skills the FCA are looking for. Competency focused.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: Prepare and be confident

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Associate, at Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: My main tip is to be prepared. Do you research beforehand. My research recommendation is to take a good look at the FCA's business plan, and be aware of the big issues that we are tackling.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

Consultant, at FactSet

Application Advice: Do your research to understand what the company and your role does.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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FactSet

FactSet

Interview Advice: Brush up on relevant CS concepts.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Client Markets Analyst, Life & Health Reinsurance at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Application Advice: Don't tell interviewers what you think they want to hear. Swiss Re recruits based on personality and how you will mesh with the team, they want to know who you are and how you think.

Interview Advice: How would you insure self-driving cars?

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Digital and Smart Analytics Consultant Intern, Information Technolog at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Interview Advice: Know yourself and have a clear vision of why you want the job.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Data scientist, at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Application Advice: Be yourself, but know what you're worth.

Interview Advice: Don't focus too much on the technical side of your CV (if you have a strong quantitative degree) but be ready to explain your work in plain English to business people.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Systems Analyst, Finance IT at Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd

Application Advice: Do not get afraid about your grades, I was not asked about my final grade for my diploma or for the grades report (only the diploma itself). Having experiences abroad or at least an interest in traveling seemed to be a common point in between the selected candidates. Before applying, train yourself for the online tests. They seem easy but the time pressure can make you fail if you did not train at least once beforehand. You can find material online.

Interview Advice: Be true to yourself, do not try to be someone else. Prepare for questions about your career plans and high level questions relevant to the position you apply for (if you apply for an IT position, be prepared to talk about new technologies). Be interested in your interviewers and always prepare questions for the end of the interview. I was asked about which application I have installed recently on my smartphone.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Professional Trainee Scheme, Sales & Agency at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Make sure you demonstrate the companies strategic objectives in your personal statement and CV by using relevant examples.

Interview Advice: Research the company's star qualities and be prepared for questions relating to them. Be yourself and attempt to make a positive connection with the interviewers.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

HR Professional Trainee, HR at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Understand what being a mutual means, and what good customer service looks like.

Interview Advice: Be yourself.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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NFU Mutual

Professional Trainee, Customer Services at NFU Mutual

Application Advice: Make sure you're fully aware of the ethos and values of the company before applying. Make yourself familiar with the personal stars and corporate strategic objectives. These play a vital role in the company culture; and NFU Mutual only wants individuals aligned with their values.

Interview Advice: The graduate application process initially begins with a CV application. This is followed by a video interview (pre-recorded with plenty of opportunity for re-records) and then followed by a really informative assessment centre which is as much about discovering if we're right for you as you being right for us. The assessment centre normally consists of a group activity, a presentation, a conversation role-play scenario and plenty of time to talk to existing staff and PT's. Take the chance to speak to the assessors around the room and understand the company culture and the value the PT scheme can offer to the business. It's a great way to begin networking, and discover more about the company and industry. Once you've passed the centre you'll be invited to interview. If you're not quite a right fit; don't panic! NFU Mutual are great at spotting potential and talent, and may find another role that's fitting for you elsewhere. Throughout the process, it's paramount to be yourself and embrace the opportunity. Be inquisitive, link with people on LinkedIn, research the industry and the company and most importantly make sure you feel the company is a right fit for you!

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Client Advisor, Property and Casualty at Willis Towers Watson

Interview Advice: Ask questions to the interviewer, I found talking to the interviewers gave an incredibly good insight to the company and you will get so much more out of your interview.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Level 4 Actuarial Technician, Retirement at Willis Towers Watson

Interview Advice: Be yourself Be enthusiastic - maybe research a little about the company and the job role

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Adminstrator, EIBD at MUFG

Application Advice: Show your personality and skills. Have some basic knowledge on the financial world, just type of things you would read in news doesn't need to be too extensive.

Interview Advice: Not very knowledge-based. More about showing your best attributes, so be confident.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Business Adminastrator, Credit Control at Tulip Ltd

Application Advice: Try to get as much experience as you can in there. The more experience that you have, the more they think, wow, this person really wants to work in this department.

Interview Advice: Be prepared, do your research. Don't just go into the interview unprepared, make sure you have researched the business/role that you will be going into so that you prepared to answer any questions.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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HR Apprentice, Human Resource at The Automobile Association

Application Advice: Just like any other jobs when applying you will have to stand out. Make sure that you showcase the common skills HR professionals have even if it's an entry level role. If you're not sure about it. Do your research, reflect and put it on your CV.

Interview Advice: Interview as they say is where you sell yourself so personally what I believe would really make the difference is when you show your passion for the role at the interview.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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HR Apprentice, Human Resource at The Automobile Association

Application Advice: Just like any other jobs when applying you will have to stand out. Make sure that you showcase the common skills HR professionals have even if it's an entry level role. Do your research, reflect and put it on your CV.

Interview Advice: The interview is where you sell yourself so personally what I believe would really make the difference is when you show your passion for the role at the interview.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Apprentice Associate, Enforcement and Market Oversight at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Apply for roles even though you may not be qualified. You never know what could happen.

Interview Advice: Just be you, do not put on a façade. Don't be afraid to ask your interviewer questions. Try to stay calm, nerves could cause you to stutter a lot.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Software Developer, EMO-SMO at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: 1. Make sure that you understand the job role 2. Ensure that correct grammar is used 3. Reference the job role

Interview Advice: 1. It is vital to understand the job role 2. Research the company or organisation 3. Have an understanding of your chosen line of work 4. Please follow interview etiquette, be polite, polish your shoes et cetera.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Actuarial Apprentice, Retirement at Willis Towers Watson

Application Advice: To apply to it early.

Interview Advice: To be confident and have done research on the company before the interview. Also to come in prepared with questions to ask.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Level 4 Associate Project Management, Strategy and Competition at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Make sure you have researched the role you are applying for and know exactly what you are signing up for.

Interview Advice: Read up on the company and their competencies and give yourself a few examples so you are prepared for the interview. Why you want the role? What qualities you have that will help you in your role?

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Siemens Finance and Commercial Academy, Finance and Commercial at Siemens

Application Advice: Come prepared and do plenty of practice interview questions.

Interview Advice: Know your CV - You may be asked to run through it.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Business Administration Apprentice, Customer Relations at Siemens

Application Advice: Be honest and enthusiastic.

Interview Advice: Don't embellish any of what you're saying. Make sure you're truthful as the interviewers can see straight through any lies/embellishments. Make sure to ask exactly what the role will entail if and when you get the position because sometimes the advertisements aren't as clear as they should be.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Project Support Apprentice, Change Team at Hargreaves Lansdown

Application Advice: In any covering letter/written piece you produce, ensure you're coming across as passionate for the role you're applying to. Also, ensure your written communication is perfect in terms of grammar and spelling as this will make you stand out among other applicants.

Interview Advice: Again, ensure you convey your passion in the interview. Although I lacked experience in the role I was applying to, I tried to draw upon as many experiences I could which showed that I had the necessary skillset for the job. Coming across as confident is also key- but not cocky! Be prepared to have more than one person interviewing you too, as I had three people interviewing me, which is something I've never experienced before. In an odd way it does help having more than one person as there's more people to bounce your ideas off and different perspectives in the room- so don't fret if you do have more than one individual come to greet you! Remain cool, calm and collected and you should be fine!

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Higher – Business Operations, Risk at Siemens

Application Advice: It is a hard application process however, don't give up as it is definitely worth it once you get through.

Interview Advice: Just be yourself in the interview and don't treat it like an interview, treat it like a meeting.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Finance Apprentice, Finance at Chaucer Underwriting Services Limited

Application Advice: Make your cover letter about you. Your CV should state your academics.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Complinace and Risk Officer – Level 3, Wholesale Authorisations at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Stand out from the crowd

Interview Advice: Be yourself and make sure you can provide evidence to back anything you say

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Business Administrator, CDD at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Be confident and know the job role that you are applying for is something that you do want to do. It's ok to be nervous in an interview, it wouldn't be normal if you weren't but make yourself stand out in a positive way.

Interview Advice: Make sure you have some scenarios of when you have demonstrated the behaviour on the application- this will make it easier to answer the questions that you are being asked and the interviews will know that you have thought about how your previous experience relates to the job you are applying for.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Data Analyst Level 4, Regtech and Advanced Analytics at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Prepare for online tests when applying.

Interview Advice: Just be yourself and show the interviewers why you want the job.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Internal Communications Apprentice, Internal Communications at Hargreaves Lansdown

Application Advice: Have a great CV and covering letter - that's all you submit apart from a standard details form.

Interview Advice: Know the company's background and values - they really matter. Attention to detail and good real-life examples of problem-solving etc. are important.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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finance apprentice, Accounts Payable at Severn Trent

Application Advice: Take your time on your CV and all of the pre-interview assessments. it's tough to get a spot but it's worth it!

Interview Advice: think outside the box and be creative. I did something the interviewers had never seen before and they loved it.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Actuarial Techincian Apprenticeship, Retirement at Willis Towers Watson

Application Advice: - Make it stand out - Be confident

Interview Advice: -Do your research on the company

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Senior Customer Advisor, Customer Contact Centre at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Have a focus on your customer facing experience as it's a key part of the role

Interview Advice: Expand on things you want to bring up even if the if the interviewer doesn't ask about what you've said

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Crime Apprentice, Financial Crime at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Be yourself, as an apprentice there is not that expectation that you should have experience. What will be valuable is your passion and drive to learn more. What we do here at the FCA hits home to everyone who uses the UK financial services. For your application build on your own experiences of the financial services and your awareness of how the FCA has an impact on it.

Interview Advice: Smile and breathe. Whilst you may be nervous as this is an interview, try and control your nerves so that it does not mask your personality too much. To be offered an interview means that there is an interest in you and you have impressed your prospective employer in one way or another. This is a time for you to be yourself and to discover whether this is the right placement for you.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Apprentice Associate, Event Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Look at the FCA cultural characteristics, demonstrate that you can; be curious, make judgement based decisions, have a backbone where you are a confident communicator, be already on the case where you think ahead and act with confidence, work as a team. Referring to as many cultural characteristics is key. You can use any answer.

Interview Advice: Be confident, prepared and know your stuff. Know as much as you can about the FCA. Take notes where appropriate. Don't be afraid to ask questions if you don't understand, we're here to help you not sabotage you!

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Apprentice, Structured Finance at MUFG

Application Advice: Show off all your talents without sounding too big headed.

Interview Advice: Research the business you're applying to get into and ask questions on things you find out.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: Do your research and prepare!

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Operation risk analyst, Operations at MUFG

Application Advice: Management of time is very important

Interview Advice: Just be yourself

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Administrator, at MUFG

Interview Advice: The questions asked in the interview were not really knowledge based, I feel like the aim of the questions were to see your personality traits and skills. Therefore my advice is to really just be yourself and relax ! If you pretend to be something your not or put on an act they will definitely be able to tell. Some questions would be based on past experiences so ' tell us a time when' type of questions. Therefore its important to be prepared with some general examples of times you have performed well in previous roles. Also we had a group task which was actually quite fun, its very important that you talk during the group task and put forward ideas but also listen and give others a chance to speak. Its not always the ones shouting over everyone and trying to take the lead that have the best ideas.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Operations Apprentiship Programme, Loans Agency at MUFG

Application Advice: - Fully read and understand the application and job description - Be weary of any deadlines for the application - Don't lie; sell yourself but don't exaggerate - Do some research into the company - Quote the job description where relevant - Include any/ all information that is relevant to the role - Be convincing and show your confidence through your C.V., cover letter or application questions by using powerful verbs, being focused (no waffly or vague answers), making sure spelling and grammar is correct, including appropriate examples of the skills or traits they are looking for that you have displayed before. - C.V. and cover letter templates can be useful if you've never written one before and always get someone else to look over it

Interview Advice: - Be on time and arrive early - Looking presentable/ appropriate - Be yourself and keep calm - Be weary of your body language -Don't rush to answer questions; take your time to think about your answers - Prepare for any questions they could ask (e.g. why you are interested in the role, why they should hire you over anyone else, where do you see yourself in 5 years time or anything related to answers you've given in your C.V. or cover letter) - Ask questions (e.g. what opportunities are there for progression or ask more about the day-to-day role)

Industry: Banking and Finance

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infrastructure technician, IT at MUFG

Application Advice: try and get as much experience on your application.

Interview Advice: go through loads of practice questions before hand and memorise some examples you could use.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Investment operations Apprenticeship, Clearing Services at MUFG

Application Advice: Research the role and explain what skills you have that suit the job and why you will be good at the role.

Interview Advice: Research the company and role and prepare questions to ask beforehand.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Storage Admionistration, Technology at MUFG

Application Advice: Have an attribute that makes you stand out. Be honest Sell yourself but don't over sell yourself. Make sure you have previous work experience (part-time jobs)

Interview Advice: Be confident Believe in what you're saying Smile Show a keenness to the company If you don't know the answer to a question, pause and think for a second, rather than just talking for talking's sake.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Contact Centre at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Include as much information as possible and answer all the questions.

Interview Advice: Stay calm and be yourself.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Senior Customer Advisor, S-RA at Financial Conduct Authority

Interview Advice: Confidence.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Tax at Grant Thornton UK LLP

Application Advice: Really helpful recruitment team, who are on hand to help you at anytime.

Interview Advice: The interview is centred around how you would be a great fit at the firm. After the interview, there is a follow up call with someone from the recruitment team. They let you know how you got on and give you advice on how you can improve.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Software Developer, at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Ensure that your CV is updated, with no spelling errors and is in the correct format etc. Understand the job role. If a cover letter is needed, it is important that it is in the correct format with no spelling errors, this document will help you sell your application. Once you have an understanding of the job role and the company, you are ready to apply. Make sure to reference company values, ethics etc., where appropriate.

Interview Advice: Research into the company, know their values ethics etc. and what they do. Know the job description. Know your CV as questions may be asked about it. First impressions are key, make sure you dress appropriately. Be sociable and friendly as well as confident.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Cyber Security Technologist, at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Don't rush your application, give details and always Say WHY.

Interview Advice: Try and link everything you say back to the FCA e.g. your previous job, how can those skills be used in the FCA.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Digital Marketing apprentice, at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Remember all experience is relevant.

Interview Advice: Talk about what you're most confident in and this will shine through.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Risk and Compliance Apprenticeship, Enforcement at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Be yourself on your application.

Interview Advice: Be confident. Show that you can become a leader.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Risk and Compliance, Supervision at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Keep your application short and precise and be patient as the process can take a while. Make sure you think carefully about what you write to ensure it gives the message and vibe you want to portray.

Interview Advice: The best advice is to prepare well, by planning the answers to likely questions. Then you will sound polished and a better fit for the role. Also try to be talkative in a positive and professional way so that you look like you can fit into the team.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Digital Marketing Apprentice, Communications at Financial Conduct Authority

Application Advice: Tailor your application to the role and highlight areas that relate to the role.

Interview Advice: To prepare yourself with practice questions and examples for them. Also if you need time to think, just ask for a moment.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Apprentice Administrator, Wealth at Womble Bond Dickinson

Application Advice: Show interest in the role in the application (through work experience if possible).

Interview Advice: I was asked if I had understanding of the role I was applying for and why I wanted it. I was also asked what I was interested in outside of work so I think there is a focus on character also.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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Business Services Apprentice, Business Services at Chaucer Syndicates Plc

Interview Advice: Make sure you know your CV and the Cover Letter because questions are mainly based around that. Do your research on the Lloyd's market and insurance in general so you can talk about it if it is brought up. Understand where Chaucer sits within the market.

Industry: Banking and Finance

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