Anthony C.

Program Manager / Investment Banking
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About me

Anthony C.
Politics
Politics
Undergraduate
Derwent
2004
United Kingdom

My employment

Program Manager / Investment Banking
UBS
United Kingdom
Finance and consultancy
Large business (250+ employees)

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A day in the life of a Program Manager / Investment Banking in the United Kingdom

Contact, and where possible meet, as many people as you can. Interview as much as you can - the more you interview, the better you get at it

Briefly describe the organisation you work for

Global financial services organisation

What do you do?

Deliver complex change initiatives in the Investment Bank

Reflecting upon your past employment and education, what led you to your current career choice?

Interested in Financial Markets and Economics, and wanted to work alongside bright, motivated people and earn a good salary

Is your current job sector different from what you thought you would enter when you graduated?

Yes

Describe your most memorable day at work

Many memorable moments...usually when global events impact global markets, and this reverberates through the Investment Bank

Are there any challenges associated with your job?

Delivering complex change at a global organisation is pretty much always technologically and politically challenging

What extracurricular activities did you undertake at university and what transferable skills did you develop through these?

Several sports, College JCR, Athletics' Union Exec. Committee

What top tips do you have for York students preparing for today’s job market and life after graduation?

Contact, and where possible meet, as many people as you can. Interview as much as you can - the more you interview, the better you get at it

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