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Commercial Banking - Mid Markets & SME Banking

Graduate programme
Financial Services
22nd April 2018

Discover the impact you can make in Commercial Banking Mid Markets & SME Banking

You’re interested the world of finance and are passionate about helping UK-focused businesses. You’ve also got an entrepreneurial spirit, and a strategic way of looking at things. If this sounds like you, then you could be perfect for our Commercial Banking Mid Markets & Small to Medium Sized Enterprises (MM & SME) Graduate Leadership Programme.

With over 25 million customers and a relationship with almost every household and community in the UK, Lloyds Banking Group makes a difference in the lives of millions of people. Our Commercial Banking MM & SME teams help us achieve this by working with the UK’s most impressive business people and organisations, creating innovative strategies to help their businesses grow and succeed. We’re looking for people with strengths, passions and interests of every kind to join us and help lead our journey to become a financial organisation of the future.

What you’ll do

On this two-year programme, you’ll help local start-ups and multi-national organisations to grow and thrive, throughout four placements. These will be in Small to Medium Sized Enterprises (SME), Mid Markets (MM), Products, and Credit placements, and they’ll take you to different cities within a regional UK hub, too. Our clients are so diverse that you could be learning about the hospitality sector one month, and retail markets the next. And, you’ll be involved in the implementation of innovative new digital products to improve the banking experience for our clients across the UK.

Your development

The scale of Lloyds Banking Group means there are more opportunities for you to learn and grow. From day one, we’ll empower you to apply your passions and strengths to the world of work – and inspire you to discover new ones. You’ll receive the tools and support you need to develop the career you want, including mentoring, digital espressos, internal Ted-style talks, helping Britain prosper challenges, volunteering activities and more. Plus, you’ll be supported to study for a fully funded ACT, CIMA or Chartered Banker professional qualification.

Entry requirements

We accept a 2:2 degree or above in any discipline from any university, and welcome a diversity of individuals – from DIY enthusiasts to art lovers and sports fans. Everything you bring to Lloyds Banking Group enriches what we offer to our customers and the community. We also offer flexible working, plus a huge range of benefits, so you can build a reward package that suits you – including private medical benefits and discounted financial products.

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