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Global Liquidity and Cash Management, Global Graduate Programme

Who we are

HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world.  In 71 countries and territories serving around 46 million customers, our ambition is to be where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper. 

Global Liquidity and Cash Management is one of HSBC's global product lines. We are part of Global Banking and Markets and we support relationship managers by providing the products and expertise their customers need.

Our Structure

Our network covers both established and emerging markets across Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and North Africa, North America and Latin America. Within these markets, we serve our customers through our global businesses: Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, Global Private Banking, and Retail Banking and Wealth Management.

HSBC and You

We are looking for forward-thinking, driven and perceptive graduates who will become the future leaders of HSBC.

This programme appeals particularly to individuals who are self-starters, highly driven, passionate about growing commercial business and have high levels of integrity.

Over two years, through four six-month placements, you’ll gain broad experience within the Global Liquidity and Cash Management business, where you’ll experience how we help clients do business by complementing their existing processes and by supporting them manage their operating cash flows more efficiently, with greater security, at a lower cost.

This will be backed up with a wealth of training and development opportunities, including support to study for a professional qualification, a graduate buddy, a dedicated programme manager and access to senior business leaders through regular development events. In this way, you will learn about client satisfaction, the impact of governance and risk management, you’ll work on key products and have the chance to oversee business projects.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Achieve a technical understanding of Global Liquidity and Cash Management and  its business areas: Sales, Client Management, Business Management, e-Commerce, Product and Business Risk Control Management.
  • Develop communication, negotiation, influencing and presentation skills working as a part of the GLCM team.
  • Build project management skills, including prioritisation and time management, understand strategic context and develop confidence around senior managers
  • Analysis of financial and non-financial information, taking into account the economic and regulatory environment in your analysis and learn to understand the external regulatory environment
  • Take responsibility for tracking and recording customer information, preparing standardised reports
  • Ensure the fair treatment of our customers is at the heart of everything we do, both personally and as an organisation


The ideal candidate for this role will:

  • Have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.2/4.0 cumulative GPA (US & Canada) or 4.0/5.0 GPA, minimum upper second class degree, 300 UCAS points (UK) or equivalent, with a graduation date by June 2018 so that you can start the program full-time in July 2018.
  • Have consistently achieved objectives set for you and taken action to improve your own performance.
  • Have self-awareness with the confidence to work independently and take responsibility for your own development.
  • Have worked collaboratively with other colleagues, supporting them when possible.

In addition to the details listed above, the ideal candidate will be proactive, forward-thinking, ready to challenge the status quo, with strong drive and determination, keen to learn and develop at all times, have a natural ability to build relationships with colleagues and a willingness to deliver on difficult assignments, possess an aptitude for understanding the underlying strategy which underpins the bank direction, be skilled at project management and have a keen interest in business development.

Please be advised that you should apply for one HSBC Graduate Programme only. Candidates with multiple applications will be progressed on one application.

At HSBC we are open to different ideas and cultures, connected to our customers, communities and each other, and dependable, we do the right thing. These are the values that guide us every day. We seek to recruit people who share these values and will help us to sustain them.

Application close date will be 17th December 2017 23:59

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