Work in a high intensity, results oriented team environment
Fast, fascinating and always in motion, the Markets business is a barometer of world events - not to mention an incredible place to build your career. You’ll work closely with clients around the world to help them achieve their ambitions in the right way.
Perhaps you have a talent for building great relationships. Maybe you’d thrive on the pressure of a fast-paced business. Or you might want to stretch your problem-solving or communication skills. Whatever your strengths, you can make the most of them in one of our teams.
Whether you join us as an intern or a graduate, you can rely on our commitment and support to help you learn fast and make achievements to be proud of.
In the Asia Pacific region, we operate six major business units. Learn more about each below.
Key to the growth of our clients’ businesses – and our own – our sales teams deliver informed, up-to-the-minute advice, and an around-the-clock service. As a Salesperson, you’ll work with high-profile institutional clients. These are organisations that have significant capital to invest – pension funds, insurance companies, central banks and the like. It’ll be your job to match our products and services to their needs. It means often thinking beyond the obvious, always acting responsibly and partnering with colleagues from across the bank. A real people person, you’ll have a flair for relationships as well as a talent for analysis and numbers.
Structurers are entrepreneurs and project managers. Our goal is to set Barclays apart from our competitors by creating innovative investment ideas and solutions. Sitting in the front office between Trading and Sales, we work closely with Trading to develop ideas and make sure products can be efficiently hedged in the markets. We also provide content to sales teams and technical expertise in client meetings. As we develop and market products, our work involves liaising closely with our legal, compliance and quantitative teams, too.
Join us and you’ll be part of a dynamic environment that gives you the opportunity to learn a lot quickly. Working with many areas of the business, you’ll build a strong internal network. You’ll also develop invaluable communication and problem-solving skills.
Our Traders trade a wide range of products across a variety
of markets. They’re highly focused
and need to think on their feet. The
products we trade vary
from foreign currency and credit to interest rates and equities (stocks).
Whatever area you work in, you’ll stay abreast of market movements in order to
make informed decisions that build your clients’ trust, as well as the strength of their
portfolios. It’s fast-paced and demanding, but also team-driven. So expect to
collaborate with colleagues in Sales and other areas of Markets. Enjoy ample support whilst
using your analytical skills to the full.
Our Research team digs deeper into what’s driving the world’s financial markets and economies. The ability to articulate and present succinct, accurate and insightful messages is crucial here. You’ll learn to react swiftly to market movements, cutting through the noise to provide instant yet thorough analysis. And you’ll spend time thinking analytically on sector and global trends to generate powerful investment ideas. All while building relationships with some of the bank’s most important clients. Whether you join us in Equity Research, Credit Research or Economics and Market Strategy Research, your work will empower our clients and our business.
QA gives us the innovative tools and models we need to work more accurately and effectively. It’s an invigorating environment. And its breakthroughs keep us at the forefront of our industry. You’ll learn how to provide modelling, analytics development and expert advice across trading and our Risk and Treasury functions. And, alongside other teams, you’ll help deliver solutions for risk management, changes in markets structure, capital utilisation, derivatives pricing and strategic technological advancements. If you’re logical, love solving problems, enjoy teamwork and have strong maths and programming skills (C++, Python or R), you’ll soon make an impact.
supports our Markets business by capturing trade information quickly and
accurately. With colleagues across the globe generating huge amounts of
trades daily, that’s no mean feat. The TCU ensures all trades placed are
entered accurately, accepted with the right terms and reviewed or adjusted as
needed to manage risk. This team works with colleagues across Trading and
Sales; weighing in on the design and implementation of system architecture to
support trade capture. Your highly analytical mind coupled with your knack for
processes – along with our support – will help you succeed here.
Client Strategy is a dedicated team within Distribution - the sales organisation within Markets. Each asset class has its own Client Strategy function but they each partner closely to deliver a robust and coordinated holistic client strategy, ensuring that we make the best use of our resources to deliver value for clients and maximise returns.
A globally coordinated platform providing sales and trading of cash, loans and derivative credit products, from investment grade to high yield, emerging markets, distressed, and special situations
Full service capabilities across content, issuance and execution for exchange-traded and over-the-counter equities products
A consolidated platform for sales and trading of interest rates and foreign exchange.
We offer a wide range of career opportunities to help you think outside the box. You’ll find an overview of all our roles in Markets and Research below, so use our dropdown filters to find the ones that suit you best. Click to find out more or use the star in the bottom left to save your perfect roles to your wishlist for later.
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