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What do you think about the finance industry?
Suits and spreadsheets? Facts and figures? Fun?

Whatever your view, take a look at our Future in Finance video where we ask young Islanders the same questions and provide them with more information about the industry.

See what happens…

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Why work in finance?
Jersey's finance industry:
A Positive Impact

In fact, for every job that’s created in the finance industry in Jersey, many more are created outside of the industry.

You can be a part of this thriving sector and embark on a career which will offer many opportunities, both professionally and personally, whilst being proud of the fact that your contribution is helping our Island remain prosperous, now and in the future.

A common misconception is that you need to be an expert number-cruncher, but really there is a huge variety of roles available within the industry. These include administration, marketing, human resources, accountancy, legal, events, compliance, project management and business development and much more; so there really is a role to suit all skill-sets. There are also training programmes and schemes for those with the right qualifications, work experience, aptitude and ambition.

Careers in the industry
Where are you on your career journey?
SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS You are 11-18 years old and want to know more about opportunities in the finance industry

For more information and career advice, contact Skills Jersey.

Work Experience Life in Finance ›

The Life in Finance scheme gives local year 12 students the opportunity to have a one to two-week work experience placement with a Member firm, to gain a vital overview of the industry and acquire valuable knowledge and experience for the duration of the placement.

Applications for the 2021 scheme will open in November.

UNDERGRADUATE OR GRADUATE You are studying at university and want to find out more about further study, courses or career opportunities

For more information and career advice, contact Skills Jersey.

Future Connect ›

Future Connect is a forum launched by Jersey Finance in 2018, which aims to bring together less-senior professionals in the finance industry and those starting out in their careers, this forum provides an ideal opportunity for networking, learning more about the industry and for sharing ideas.

Experienced Professionals You are currently employed but looking to change job, role or sector

For more information and career advice, contact Skills Jersey.

Supporter of Trident

We have been proud supporters of Trident since 2017. For more information on this initiative, please see the website.

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