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Bright Network has teamed up with Santander Corporate & Investment Banking (SCIB) to provide 20 of our members who identify as female with an opportunity to attend a 4-day insight week at the SCIB office. Successful applicants will have the chance to gain valuable insights into the firm’s inclusive and supportive culture, learn about the firm’s different business areas, hear from senior female figures, and have their application fast-tracked through the initial screening stage of their summer internship process the following year. 

This event has been tailored to inspire our brightest female-identifying members from diverse backgrounds to feel confident and empowered starting out on a career in corporate and investment banking.  

About SCIB  

Santander Corporate & Investment Banking (Santander CIB) is Santander’s global division that supports Corporate, Financial Institutions and Financial Sponsors clients, offering tailored services and value-added wholesale products suited to their complexity and sophistication, while adhering to responsible banking standards that contribute to the progress of society.

Santander Corporate & Investment Banking are part of one of the world’s leading financial services groups and a key player in the investment banking industry. With the business transformation that we started a couple years ago we have grown and diversified our franchise, and we have tightened our partnership with our clients becoming a key industry player, committed to delivering best-in-class solutions, including those required to accelerate the path to more sustainable business models.

Joining Santander CIB means becoming part of a world-class team that supports the growth strategy of major companies and institutions by providing innovative and tailor made solutions. A unique opportunity to join an international network of experts that will help you take your career to the next level. 

If you are looking for a career in banking to make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

Why attend? 

  • Get a head-start in the application process by gaining valuable industry insights and be fast-tracked past the initial application screening stage 
  • Be exposed to different areas of the bank and have the opportunity to shadow various desks within a division to see what goes on behind the scenes including – Markets, Banking and Corporate Finance, Global Debt Finance and Global Transactional Banking 
  • Participate in multiple opportunities that will help practice and develop your soft skills such as networking, presenting and interviewing 
  • Learn about the industry through speaker sessions, panel discussions, mentoring groups and interactive activities
  • Get insights on how to excel in the application process 

Schedule

This programme will take place across 4 days, from the 2nd to the 5th of April.

Timings

10am to 4pm each day

Agenda

Each day will focus on immersing you into each one of SCIB's four key business areas to help you find out if a career in Investment Banking at Santander aligns to your aspirations, values and future goals.

Each day wil inlcude networking, skills workshops, shadowing, active participation in case studies and plenty of opportunities to ask questions to gain a real picture of what it’s like to be a part of the team.

Each candidate will have a mentor to help them get the most out of the experience. The final day will include a session designed to support your journey to the Internship & acing the Assessment Centre.

Please note: by applying for the event, you are committing to attending the event in full.  

Who can attend? 

  • Undergraduate students who identify as female 
  • Including but not limited to those studying STEM, business, economics and social sciences  
  • Graduating in 2026
  • On track for a 2.1 or above and have demonstrated academic excellence throughout their education 
  • Have a real motivation for joining the investment banking industry

Travel details

The event will take place across 4 days at the SCIB offices - 2 Triton Square, Regents Place, London, NW1 3AN.  

For travel to the event, SCIB will support expenses and hotel stays on a case by case basis. More details will be shared if you are successful in gaining a place. 

How to apply

To secure your spot at the event, click the Apply Now button at the top of the page and complete the application form. Spaces are limited, so we recommend you apply as early as possible. 

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