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Pathways into financial services event 4 June 2024

Pathways into financial services event 4 June 2024

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17 Apr, 2024

Are you looking for an opportunity to meet key contacts and build a new career in financial services? Register today to join Pathways into Financial Services 2024 (PIFS24)

This event will welcome the whole Armed Forces Community to a complete overview of a career in financial services.

Focusing on exploring the sector, and spotlight sessions which focus on:

- Financial crime, risk and compliance roles

- Fin techs and digital assets

- Sales, trading and investment banking

- Tech and AI

Your top five reasons to attend PIFS24:

  1. Explore the wide range of roles available in the finance sector – including the wider business support arena!
  2. Hear from hiring managers, military pathway leads and build valuable connections – understand the value that your transferrable skills bring to employers
  3. Find out the difference between each organisation, the timelines for each of their programmes, and which suits you best
  4. Hear from those who have travelled before you as a veteran into civvy street or a family member, and what their learning points have been
  5. Know what to do next – be clear on your next steps and how to make use of the career consultants at the Forces Employment Charity to spring yourself forward!

Who can attend PIFS24:

- Veterans

- Service leavers

- Reservists

- Military families (spouses/partners and young people)

Read about Craig Blackburn’s experience at last year’s ‘Careers in Finance’, or watch Craig’s interview on transitioning out of the Armed Forces on YouTube.

Working in partnership with employers for PIFS24

The Forces Employment Charity are working in partnership with BNY Mellon (London) who are hosting this year’s event in June.

They will be welcoming up to 15 employers to PIF24 to be part of the spotlight discussion panels and to exhibit during the afternoon’s marketplace, giving you time to network with each. Many of whom will be veterans themselves and keen to offer tips and advice on how to approach and navigate applications to roles within the financial sector.

Living in Scotland or the north of England?

We are holding a regional employer marketplace and networking evening in Scotland where we are working in partnership with Barclays who will be hosting the event at their Glasgow campus.

Register to join in person where you will be able to explore roles available with up to 10 different employers from the financial sector. All of which have a presence in Scotland and/or northern England.

If you can’t make the main London event

Register online to join through the live stream facility.