Applications for our 2016 Investment Graduate Programme are now open.
We are looking for entrepreneurial graduates to join our Investment division. As a graduate trainee within Investment you will be
required to assist Fund Managers with research into particular investment strategies, providing analysis of the drivers of future
returns and an understanding of the risks associated with them. The twoyear programme will provide you comprehensive training
and support together with the practical and theoretical experience to prepare you for an agile and global career within investment.
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The Data Insights team utilise theirs skills in data engineering, statistics, analysis and visualisation to help Fund Managers make
better investment decisions. This includes organising, structuring and systematically storing existing information (e.g. judgements
about companies’ management, historic share prices, economic data), as well as finding and creating completely new data sets
and tools to create an ‘information edge’ for Schroders.
Data Consultants are responsible for delivering insights to our Fund Managers. These will take the form of adhoc analysis reports
and presentations and the creation of prototypes and dashboards using tools such as Tableau. This requires a blend of skills
including data analysis and statistics as well as good communication skills.
Schroders manages over £53.7bn* in Fixed Income, combining institutional, private client and retail funds, covering all sectors of
the fixed income arena including global bonds, government bonds, investment grade corporates, credit, high yield and emerging
As researchdriven bond investors, we believe that bond markets are global, interrelated and generally efficient, but that they can
overreact to events. We gain a performance advantage in three ways: by using our large team of specialist analysts and portfolio
managers to research ideas in their local markets; by utilising new instruments such as credit default swaps to implement trades,
and by developing inhouse systems to support portfolio management and risk control.