Student Work Placement Intern
HSBC Group
Central, Hong Kong

Job description

The Hong Kong Student Work Placement is for students looking for work experience with a leading global bank. The placement provides opportunities to gain some hands-on experience over six months and develop your knowledge of banking and financial services.

For : Hong Kong SAR nationals from a recognised Hong Kong or overseas university.

Preferably penultimate and final year undergraduate students, from any degree


Duration : Six months

Areas : Chief of Staff Office

Location : Hong Kong

Applications open : 12 July

Applications close : 7 November

Placement starts : January

We encourage you to apply for this programme as soon as possible as we recruit on a rolling basis and may close applications before the advertised date if all vacancies are filled

What to expect

  • Support the Chief of Staff team to help drive the day-to-day agenda of the Co-CEO and management of the business
  • Provide support in preparing materials for management meetings, internal and external communications, reports, and presentations
  • Support ad-hoc projects and requests and implementation of key initiatives
  • Support the Chief of Staff team to monitor progress against objectives and management of the governance framework for the global business
  • Resourceful, creative, excellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to distil information to ensure appropriate detail is achieved
  • Opportunity to work across diverse stakeholder groups, stay abreast of external developments in market trends, sector trends, competitor activity and regulations and emerging issues facing the business
  • Objectives and expectations will be set in the beginning with continued guidance, training and support provided on the tasks assigned.

    On-going development will be provided through constructive feedback on tasks, projects and assignments. Supported by experienced managers, colleagues and a wide network of diverse peers, you'll be encouraged to take on responsibility and bring new ideas to the table.

    You will be valued as an individual and for the contribution you make.

    Work placements generally last around six months and may be eligible for credit equivalencies, subject to university requirements.

    You can expect practical experience that will complement your academic studies, embedding our values while growing your career.

    During the placement, you will be challenged to use your talents and academic knowledge to add value to the bank and improve your professional and personal skills.

    Learning, development and support

    The placement will equip you with the skills and experience required to start a successful career with HSBC, as well as the opportunity to develop your professional network with colleagues around the world.

    You will have the opportunity to build your skills and banking knowledge in a real working environment and to take on responsibilities in a selection of interesting projects.

    You will be encouraged to participate in business led activities (internal information sessions, management meetings, trainings, business events, etc.)

    Who can apply?

    To be considered for the placement, you will :

  • Be available to work full-time between January and June
  • Preferably penultimate and final year undergraduate students, from any degree disciplines.
  • Have well-developed language skills in English (Cantonese and Putonghua would be advantageous)
  • Have solid PC skills in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Business / Finance / Accounting / Economics academic qualifications would be preferred
  • Knowledge of banking industry and understanding of business and economic environment
  • Strong communication skills and eager to learn and development
  • Overseas students are welcome to apply with the legal right to work in Hong Kong
  • If you are interested in this placement, please send submit your CV in English at the application.


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