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Your career within the Investment Bank

Fast-paced. Challenging. Rewarding. Worthwhile. A career within the Investment Bank is all of these things, and more.

Our work makes it possible for capital to move between investors and those who need it. It paves the way for businesses to expand, new infrastructure to be built, and bright ideas to become world-changing innovations. In this way, we contribute to economic growth and help millions of people to realise their ambitions. You’ll work closely with clients around the world to help them achieve their ambitions in the right way. Join us and you’ll have everything you need to achieve your aspirations, too.

Where you could work

With offices in over 30 countries, we work with corporations, governments and financial institutions around the world. Our services cover financial advisory, capital raising, financing and risk management.

In a business as diverse as ours, there are all kinds of ways you could develop an exceptional career. You could become an expert in mergers and acquisitions. You might want to learn how to structure complex financial products. Maybe you’re interested in becoming a trader. Or perhaps you’d like to focus on delivering leading macro-economic research.

Read on to discover more about our specific business areas: Banking, Markets, and Research. Whatever your role, you’ll be part of a strong, supportive team, with every opportunity to stretch yourself and build invaluable experience, quickly.

Opportunities within the Investment Bank


Feel the pace of international finance as you deliver solutions that go far beyond the obvious. Be involved in delivering financial advisory, capital raising, financing and risk management services to clients worldwide.

Find out about Banking

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.

Find out about Markets


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.

Find out about Research


Opportunities in Investment Banking

At Barclays, we offer a wide range of career opportunities to help you find your ideal career. You’ll find an overview of all our roles in Investment Banking below, so use our dropdown filters to find the ones that suit you best. Then, just click to find out more or use the star in the bottom left to save your favourite roles to your wishlist for later.

Front Office

Spring Analyst

You’ll learn how we operate in a fiercely competitive and ever-changing industry. Do well and you might even gain a summer internship.

Education level
Front Office
Spring Analyst
Start date
April 2018
Opportunity duration
1 week