Location: UK: London, Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds

Opportunity: 6-month returnship, starting October 2023

Start Date: October 2023

Apply By: 2 June 2023

*Applications have now closed*

Are you looking to relaunch your career? Perhaps you’ve been focusing on your family or pursing a passion? Are you ready to come back to a corporate environment?

Rothschild & Co is running its first ever Career Relaunch Programme, for Financial Services/Banking professionals, looking to return to work after a career break of 18 months or more. The programme is a 6-month paid employment opportunity, across different business areas. You will receive specialised coaching from Women Returners to support your return to the workplace and there is the possibility of a permanent role at the end of the programme.

Who is the programme aimed at?

The programme is aimed at individuals who are looking to relaunch their careers after an extended career break and who would like to join a dynamic and collaborative culture where everyone feels included and respected. You will:

  • Have been on a career break for a minimum of 18 months as of October 2023
  • Have previous experience within the Financial Services/banking sector
  • Have had experience within Wealth Management/Private Banking, Asset Management, M&A, Debt & Equity Advisory, Restructuring, Finance, Change Management, Finance, Audit, IT, Legal, or Risk and Compliance
  • Have reached Assistant Director/Vice President or an equivalent title in your previous role
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Have the right to work in the UK

Opportunities on the programme

Global Advisory

Global Advisory provides impartial, expert advice to large and mid-sized corporations, private equity, families and entrepreneurs. They design and execute strategic M&A and financing solutions for their clients and act as a trusted partner, taking a long term and independent view on the challenges they face.

The Global Advisory business is interested in seeing candidates who have had previous experience in M&A, Debt & Equity Advisory and Restructuring. Prior Investment Banking experience in one or more of these areas is required from a bank, advisor, or Professional Services.

Wealth Management

Rothschild & Co Wealth Management provides a comprehensive range of private wealth services to some of the world’s wealthiest and most successful families, entrepreneurs, foundations, and charities.  In an environment where short-term thinking often dominates, their long-term perspective to wealth management sets them apart.

Wealth Management are interested in seeing candidates with previous experience from either Wealth Management/Private Banking or Asset Management in:

  • Investments – Portfolio Management, Equity Research
  • Clients – Wealth Managers, Private Bankers, Financial Planning
  • Infrastructure – Client On-Boarding, KYC, AML

Support Businesses

You don’t have to work in a financial role to make a huge difference at Rothschild & Co. There are many people behind the scenes (and sometimes in front of them) who play a crucial part in delivering an exceptional service to clients as well as their own colleagues.

Rothschild & Co Support Businesses are interested in seeing candidates, who have previous experience within Financial Services, within:

  • Finance – ACA, ACCA, CIMA Qualified Accountants
  • IT- Business Analysts, IT Business Relationship Manager, IT Project Managers, IT Security Analysts, IT Management
  • Change Management – Project Managers, Business Analysts, PMOs
  • Audit
  • Compliance
  • Legal – Qualified lawyers
  • Risk – Operational Risk

About Rothschild & Co

Rothschild & Co is a leading global financial services group with seven generations of family control and a history of over 200 years at the centre of the world’s financial markets.

Rothschild & Co’s expertise, intellectual capital and global network enable them to provide a distinct perspective that makes a meaningful difference to their clients, communities and planet. They have 4,200 talented specialists on the ground in over 40 countries around the world, enabling them to deliver a unique global perspective across four market-leading business divisions – Global Advisory, Wealth Management, Asset Management and Merchant Banking.

As a family-controlled business built on relationships, Rothschild & Co places a huge emphasis on their people and finding the right colleagues to take their business forward. They are committed to an inclusive and supportive environment where diversity and different perspectives are valued. They are focused on the attraction and recruitment, development and retention and progression of high calibre talent to ensure they and their clients benefit from the value of difference.

How to Apply

To apply please click on the relevant link below:

Global Advisory

Wealth Management

Support Businesses

With any questions, please email career.relaunch@rothschildandco.com