Focus on Finance is our programme of events designed to showcase the range of areas in the finance sector you can work in. Employers will be visiting the campus to highlight their opportunities to QMUL students and give you a unique insight into their work.
There are many job opportunities in this field – corporate finance, financial planning, investment banking, insurance – and this is your opportunity to find out more about the sector, and network with your potential future employer.
What’s coming up?
Visit our Events page at careers.qmul.ac.uk/events for the full list of upcoming events, and to register your place. Select the event title below to book on to the event.
2nd Oct: Working in Finance – QMUL Stories
The financial sector opens up a wealth of opportunities to QMUL students. Meet our alumni, and have the chance to ask questions about their experience. We will be showcasing roles in economics, consultancy, investment banking, retail banking, professional service firms, insurance and the public sector.
3rd Oct: Working in Accountancy
Accountants are financial specialists at the heart of all areas of business. They work across various specialisations, including consulting, corporate finance and forensic accounting. Hear from accountants representing professional bodies and an array of firm sizes, to learn their experiences of entering the profession and preparing for chartership.
4th Oct: Working in Investment Banking
Investment banks are best known for their involvement in trading and corporate mergers and acquisitions deals. But be aware that there are many other types of job in the industry – for example, you could be monitoring political developments in the Eurozone, helping billionaires manage their assets, or working on your bank’s business strategy. These are all important parts of the business and there are exciting roles for graduates here. Hear from a panel of QMUL alumni who have made a success of this sector.