August 10, 2023

Private Assets Graduate Programme


Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in the world of investment? Schroders invites individuals with a passion for Private Assets to join our esteemed 2024 Graduate Programme. This is your opportunity to gain invaluable experience and make a meaningful impact in London's financial epicenter.

Position Details

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £45k + benefits
  • Application Deadline: July 31, 2023

About Schroders

Schroders, a global investment manager, empowers individuals and institutions worldwide to invest their resources strategically. We believe in active management, delivering excellent investment performance that drives positive change for both our clients and the world. With a legacy spanning over 200 years, we have grown to over 5700 talented professionals across the globe.

Your Role

Join our Private Assets area of Investment and enjoy:

  • Comprehensive Exposure: Explore diverse Private Asset investment opportunities.
  • Tailored Rotations: Immerse yourself in Private Equity, Insurance Linked Securities, Infrastructure, and more.
  • Professional Growth: Pursue relevant qualifications like the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and the CFA over the programme duration.
  • Learning and Networking: Engage in immersive training, attend senior-led "Lunch and Learns," and connect with industry experts.
  • Mentorship and Wellness: Benefit from graduate buddies, the Employee Assistance Programme, private GP service, and more.

The Graduate Programme in Schroders Capital is intended to provide broad Private Assets exposure. As part of the Graduate Programme, you'll be given training to help you perform to the best of your abilities. We are looking for graduates who enjoy helping solve problems and are keen to work on new and changing scenarios each day.                      

The programme will be a rotational programme across Private Assets which may include exposure to the below areas within the private markets:

  • Private Equity
  • Insurance
  • Linked Securities
  • Private Asset Sales/Solutions Infrastructure
  • Private Debt
  • Securitised Products and asset based finance

Who We're Seeking

  • Curious and Adaptable: Embrace challenges, learn continuously, and think innovatively.
  • Flexible and Inquisitive: Thrive in a variety of tasks and projects across different teams.
  • Effective Communicator: Possess strong interpersonal skills and open-mindedness.
  • Educational Background: Honours degree or equivalent, in final year of study or already graduated.

Why Choose Us

  • Empowering Growth: Gain qualifications and hands-on experience in Private Assets.
  • Unleash Your Potential: Learn from experts, adapt to new scenarios, and contribute creatively.
  • Expand Your Network: Connect with industry leaders and build a strong professional foundation.

Application Process

  1. Apply Online: Complete the application form and attach your CV.
  2. Assess Your Abilities: Successfully pass online assessments.
  3. Video Interview: Engage in an online video interview.
  4. Assessment Centre: Participate in our assessment centre.
  5. Final Interview: Conclude with a final interview with a senior business leader.

Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to build a successful career in Private Assets. Join us and embrace the future of investment with Schroders Capital. Apply now to start your journey on September 12, 2024!

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