The banking sector can be very competitive depending on what type of position you are looking for. Fortunately, there is a fair variety of different roles one can play within the banking sector, from customer service staff to banking executives.

Another great thing about entering the banking sector is that there are roles suited to different specialities. There are plenty of ‘behind-the-scenes’ roles that are often overlooked by job-seekers, such as programming staff and analysts. With so many different roles at differing required levels of experience, there’s no doubt that a position exists to suit almost any hard-working candidate.

What’s Expected?

Due to the competitive nature of the banking sector, candidates are expected to be willing to work to the best of their ability in everything they do. Being accurate and reliable goes a long way, as does being able to work with others effectively.

Working in a customer service role within the banking sector is a terrific way to enter into the banking sector with little prior experience, as other roles tend to require specific experience or other credentials. If you can show that you are a quick learner, a people-person and have an eye for accuracy, then employers are much more likely to welcome you with open arms.

More advanced roles within the banking sector such as being a manager, an analyst, or consultant will usually require a degree, as well as experience in a similar role. You will often find that you must be able to demonstrate your knowledge and skills to really impress your interviewer when seeking such a role.

Other more specialised roles such as programmers and IT specialists will also require a degree most of the time. Required experience will vary from company to company, however being able to show a portfolio of past work to employers will certainly increase your chances of procuring work in the banking sector.

How Can We Help?

With your level of experience and qualifications, you still may not know exactly where you fit best within the banking sector, however, HR Recruitment can make your options clear to you. Not only this, we can match you up with available positions that suit your level of credentials and your personal preferences, so you can apply confidently knowing you are the right person for the job.

HR Recruitment has years of experience supplying the perfect candidates for jobs within the banking sector, meaning we can give you all the tips you need for crafting the perfect CV, mastering interviews, and effective job-seeking.

We recruit and supply for all positions within the Banking sector including:

  • Customer Service
  • Managers
  • Project Leaders
  • Analysts
  • Consultants
  • IT Specialists

This list is not intended to be exhaustive and we recruit and supply for many other positions.