Rotational Analyst - 2022 Leadership Development Program

The Programme

Operationally ION is structured in five areas of expertise:

  • Analytics - Investment banking M&A, equity and debt data, analytics, and content.
  • Commodities - Energy and commodities trading and risk management software solutions.
  • Markets - Trade pricing, trade execution, trade processing and workflow automation solutions.
  • Treasury - Treasury and risk management software solutions.
  • Core Banking - Core banking and financial software for financial institutions. 

Our Programme:

Our Leadership Development Program (LDP) is a foundational global initiative focused on developing talent for ION’s growing operations globally. The program provides an opportunity for outstanding university graduates to start a career in a dynamic and fast paced global fintech and automation provider.

Analysts will spend the first 18 months of their career in 3 unique 6-month rotations covering a broad range of ION's core capabilities. 

Sample rotations include:

  • Corporate Development.
  • Business Intelligence & Data Analytics.
  • Consulting & Professional Services.
  • Account Management.
  • Project Management.
  • Product Management.
  • Implementation Services.
  • Client Support.
  • Sales & Pre-Sales. 

At the end of their rotation analysts will then transition to a deeper dive in one area of ION. The program spans 8 offices, with vertical (product specific) or horizontal (non-product specific) opportunities depending on the location. 

Travel and international opportunities are available and encouraged. 

What You Will Do

You will be working at the forefront of the FinTech industry in teams with fellow analysts and experienced subject matter experts.

After 3 weeks of structured training, you will quickly be expected to take ownership of challenging projects that make a real difference to our company and our customers. You will gain exposure and extensive skills related to the different areas of ION's capabilities.

Throughout the program you will also be encouraged to pursue interests and skills outside of your rotation to further yourself and the organization. 

Representative Analyst Projects:

Conducted a strategic assessment of sales and trading workflows for a global investment bank's fixed income division to help standardize processes, automate manual touchpoints, and improve overall sales efficiency.

Worked as part of a team conducting a structured business and technical analysis to help a global investment bank design a new solution to achieve compliance with impending European regulations.

Supported project management, by producing activity reports and participating in customer status calls for a multi-million-dollar project for one of the world’s leading beverage companies. 

General Responsibilities:

  • Communicate effectively.
  • Prepare internal and client-facing presentations and analyses.
  • Take ownership of projects and manage deadlines.
  • Exercise attention to detail in all aspects of performance.
  • Multitask and think critically under pressure.
  • Demonstrate creativity and innovation.
  • Think strategically and build mental models.
  • Automate to simplify complex processes internally and for customers. 

Required Skills and Abilities

  • 2:1 or above (either expected or achieved).
  • Evidence of interest to work in finance and technology.
  • Demonstrated leadership potential both in and out of the classroom.
  • Desire to travel.
  • Passion for learning.
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities and the desire to understand the "why" behind each problem.
  • Candidates welcome from all academic backgrounds. 

How you'll grow:

Upon completion of the LDP, you will have a well-formed view of the FinTech industry. Through the rotational opportunities supported by continuous feedback, coaching and mentoring, you will develop critical skills and professional capabilities fundamental to your career.

At ION we encourage our analysts to step outside their comfort zones. The LDP gives analysts the opportunity to identify their passions and cultivate their skills. Our goal is for you to complete the program equipped with sufficient knowledge and the potential to become future leaders.

Find your passion, build your skills, hone your execution excellence and make a difference. 

Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:
    Banking and Finance, Business and Commerce,
  • Citizenships:
  • Locations:
    Hong Kong (Hong
  • Closing Date:4th Apr 2022, 6:00 pm


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