What non-quantitative positions are there at Barclays?
Interview questions practice.
Out of state position and entry level jobs
Paying attention to detail
How to be confident in an interview.
Careers advice, interview workshops.
Help with applications and interview techniques.
Run more day-long skill based sessions for students
Phillippe, Peter and Gill
Teamwork. Initiative. Leadership. Problem solving.
How do I boost my market awareness?
What do employers look for in a C.V?
Body language sessions.
Help with interview practice.
Workshops on leadership and other 'real life' skills.
Short term internships for experience
How to stand out from the crowd
Georgia & Jan
Interactive competitions on campus
Mock job interviews.
Transferrable skills workshop
How to network efficiently.
Time management. Confidence.
What's the most important skill your employees need?
Personalised advice for both students and young unemployed people
Opportunities to gain hands on experience that develops leadership and project management skills.
Talk to first year students about different opportunities in banking
Work experience or interview training.
Help with online applications.
Giving talks at university about specific job areas.
Targeted information packs for certain years
Extra-curricular for transferable skills
CV writing & interview skills
Mock interview video sessions.
What skills are needed for interviews/presentations?
What makes a candidate stand out?
Interview skills workshop.
How do you stand out when applying for internships?
Work experience in specific departments.
More focus on corporate view of work with societies. Student awareness of the positives and negatives of what activities they mention on their applications.
What special skills are required?
Conduct more roadshow and training sessions for fresh graduates
Range of diverse internships and graduate schemes
Promote internship opportunities and provide interview advice.
More career fairs. Inspirational talks by personalities.
Professional appearance & speaking to employers.
Work experience for international students.
More internships/job opportunities for students.
Mock interviews with constructive feedback.
Meeting graduates who can inform students about their roles at Barclays
More commercial awareness.
Insight from students who have done internships.
Insight into available opportunities.
CV help and internships.
How can my application stand out?
Group interview skills.
When is the best time to apply for a graduate scheme?
More opportunities for additional qualifications
Preparation for assessment centres.
First year advice workshops to start building a C.V
More mock interviews and online tests
interview skills, CV writing techniques, interpersonal skills
Can first year students on a four year course still apply for an insight week?
Interpersonal and project management training.
How to tailor your application, interview tips, graduate insight.
Advice sessions, C.V construction and interview tips.
Host LifeSkills sessions to advise how to stand out in interviews and generally.
What not to put on your CV
C.V and presentation skills.
Question preparation for end of interview.
Better interview training
Helping write a C.V.
Workshops on how to make internship applications more attractive
More awareness about the different divisions.
I feel that I’ve not had the preparation for life post-university that others have been given. I’m not confident about CV writing & interviews, and I think Barclays Lifeskills could help with this.
Information about career development in the financial industry from current employees.
Key skills looked for on assessment days/interviews.
What should you avoid putting in your cover letter?
Cover letter. Group interview.
Talks on different departments within Barclays and the opportunities available.
Have talks about what opportunities are on offer
How can I make my CV stand out?