Zurich - Business - Graduate Development Programme 2020

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£28,000 + excellent lifestyle benefits
South East, South West, London, West Midlands, Scotland, Yorkshire, Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, Farnborough, Swindon
30th January 2020
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Graduate job

You’re almost there! Graduation is round the corner and now it’s time to think about what’s next? You’re going to have to make some choices, one of which will be who you work for. Zurich should be right up there!

We’re global, employing 50,000 people in 170 countries, caring for our customers and helping them protect the people, places and things that matter most.

As well as future leaders we want to recruit Innovators, Creative Thinkers, Data and Digital Disruptors who will join us in making Zurich a truly diverse company. On top of that, you’ll be joining a company which supports real people in their everyday lives and more importantly, protecting the things they love.

Our Graduate Development Programmes are all about finding people like you with potential and helping you to grow and thrive building a successful and rewarding career with Zurich. We’re focused on developing talent to ensure ongoing future success for our organisation; Why? Because what you do matters

What’s in it for you: £28,000 starting salary + excellent lifestyle benefits which includes, 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days, discounted gym membership, discounted gadget insurance, full private medical cover, discounted technology offers, 12% pension and much more.

What can I look forward to?

As a Business graduate you’ll have the opportunity to work across different areas within Zurich, rotate around the business and challenge yourself across a variety of areas, learning about markets and products across the UK. We’ve designed this programme to build excellent future talent for management and leadership roles and will give you unique exposure to a whole range of business areas ensuring you build a deep understanding of our culture and how we serve our customers. You can expect to develop a broad range of skills and networks, overseeing projects that deliver value to our business and customers, and creating the commercial and technical know-how that will set you on course to be a future leader.

It’s a 27 month rotational programme where you’ll need to be mobile, as your rotations could take you to a number of our UK offices. But no matter what office you’re in, you’ll get to learn from some of our most talented colleagues in the business, who will inspire and guide you to be your best. You can expect to study for Chartered Insurance Institute qualifications and what’s more, your achievements will be rewarded with regular reviews and pay increases. You may even have the opportunity to work abroad – we are a global company after all!

What you’ll need:

  • A 2:1 degree (predicted or achieved) in any undergraduate discipline
  • At least 112 UCAS points – BBC grades (or equivalent) from 3 A-level subjects excluding general studies
  • A-C grade in Maths and English GCSE
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills

How do you feel about the things you truly love? Don’t you want to protect them in the best way possible? Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what matters most.

To find out more and apply, please visit our website.

Our programmes are designed for graduates who have the drive and enthusiasm to innovate the future of Zurich. Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are shaping an environment where everyone feels welcome. Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all.

We also encourage our people to work in an agile way to help them balance their personal and work commitments whilst still delivering for our customers.

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