The everyday person on the street may not have heard of BlackRock, but in the world of finance, it’s one of the biggest names out there. As the globe’s largest asset manager, it provides information and answers to investors who entrust their financial futures to the business. Over the past 25 years, it has built up a network of offices in more than 60 countries and employs over 10,000 people.
BlackRock strives to create a collaborative culture, and focuses on helping the communities in which it operates. It prides itself on a dynamic and diverse workforce, and seeks to recruit the brightest and best candidates out there.
Positions for graduates are available in Advisory & Client Support, Analytics & Risk, Client Businesses, Corporate Operations, Investment, and Technology. All graduate recruits start their careers at BlackRock with a two-week orientation in New York, and then go on to follow a structured programme of learning and development.
A competitive benefits package is available to all graduates, including health insurance, life assurance, a pension scheme, and other flexible options. The starting salary is generous. As BlackRock is a multinational business, there is often the opportunity to travel and work in different locations across the globe.
Grown from a one-room office to a global firm that manages trillions of dollars in less than 25 years.