Goldman Sachs is a leading investment banking, securities, and investment management firm that provides services to a wide range of clients, including companies, governments, and wealthy individuals.
Headquartered in New York, it has offices across the world, including London, Tokyo, and Hong Kong. There are around 6,000 employees working in the UK.
The company offers graduate programmes in thirteen key areas – Compliance, Executive Office, Finance, Global Investment Research, Human Capital Management, Internal Audit, Investment Banking, Investment Management, Legal, Operations, Securities, Services, Technology.
Development is key at Goldman Sachs, and ongoing assignments are given to graduates to encourage learning. As well as formal training, there is also ongoing on-the-job development activities that are tailored towards the recruit’s individual needs and skills.
The starting salary is competitive, and there is an excellent benefits package available.
At least 11 current billionaire financiers worked at Goldman early in their careers.