Graduate opportunity

Risk Full-time Analyst

Risk Full-time Analyst

Application Information


  • Experience different areas within Risk on our rotational programme
  • Develop deep technical expertise as well as building on leadership credentials
  • Build a high profile in a function that operates across the organisation globally

Risks come in all shapes and sizes and are ever evolving. All of which makes Risk an exciting place to build a career. What’s more, thanks to the increasing complexities and breadth of activity within Risk, you’ll gain a variety of experience within the Risk function and expand your industry knowledge. You’ll join one of our exciting areas within Risk, such as Market Risk, Credit Risk or Conduct Risk among others. This gives you a chance to develop a good understanding of a specific area and its importance to our Risk function.


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What to expect

Our industry-leading programme is rotational, and the diverse teams you’ll have the option to work in will include: Credit Risk (including leveraged finance, large corporate and SME sanctioning, business support and recoveries), Market Risk, Treasury & Capital Risk, Model Risk, and Operational Risk (including Fraud Risk). What’s more, Risk is a bank-wide function that helps us make big decisions in the right way. You’ll have many opportunities to expand your network with professionals across the bank.

At Barclays, risks are identified and managed in the business through the Enterprise Risk Management Framework (ERMF). The ERMF specifies the 8 Principal Risks of the Group and the approach to managing them. These are listed below here:

  • Credit Risk*
  • Market Risk*
  • Treasury & Capital Risk*
  • Model Risk*
  • Operational Risk*
  • Conduct Risk
  • Reputation Risk
  • Legal Risk

*Risks in scope for the Risk Graduate Programme

How you’ll develop

Your training is carefully designed to ensure that you get the best out of the programme, and that we bring out the best in your particular skills. You’ll have full access to our internal Risk Academy, where mentoring, job shadowing and technical training will set you up on your career path. What’s more, you’ll have full access to resources and training whether you’re in the office or on the move. You’ll also benefit from the support and advice of prominent senior leaders, enjoying in-depth performance coaching to keep your progress on track. There’s even the chance to tackle projects outside of Risk, gaining true depth of experience. On top of that, you can look forward to fantastic networking, social events and peer learning opportunities as part of a global Risk community. It’s all designed to make sure you develop advanced analytical and technical skills across a broad range of disciplines, whilst developing your leadership ability along the way.

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Who thrives here

Ambitious problem-solvers. Analytical thinkers. If you’re a fast learner, keen to understand how a global bank adapts in a constantly evolving regulatory environment, then you’ll flourish with us.  Find out how our bank responds to external market influences and find the support to build a successful career within Risk.