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Careers at ICBC Standard Bank Plc
Where personal goals meet professional ambitions

At ICBC Standard Bank, we share the same values, challenges and opportunities. We are a diverse, close-knit, global team with a unique heritage and purpose. We put people first, and give talented, self-driven professionals the flexibility, rewards and freedom to grow their expertise, seek new opportunities and realise their potential.

ICBC Standard Bank is a joint venture between ICBC and Standard Bank Group specialising in commodities and emerging markets serving a global client base from four international offices. The Bank represents a strategic partnership between our parent companies with its strong Chinese and African heritage and supportive shareholders. We specialise in global markets traded products including commodities, fixed income, and currencies, with a focus on frontier and emerging market jurisdictions.

Our purpose is "To serve our clients globally as the Commodities and Financial Markets hub of ICBC". Every day, across our business, our people use their unique skills and expertise to help us realise this.

Our culture is driven by our five core values:

We have a global presence, headquartered in London with offices in New York, Shanghai and Singapore.
Experienced Hires

We offer the opportunity to own and build your career at ICBCS. We have permanent and temporary opportunities across our global locations and various departments. Find your next opportunity today!

Applying for Roles

Our Careers Portal provides access to all current vacancies and you can search for jobs based on several criteria and also using keywords to filter your search results.

You can make your application using the online application portal and you will receive a notification email of receipt. In the event that your skills, experience and qualifications are closely matched to the requirements of the role, we will contact you to discuss next steps.

You can check your application status by logging into your candidate profile on the Bank's Careers Portal and even set up job alerts on new vacancies posted.

Early Careers Programmes

We pride ourselves in growing talent for the future. Find out more about our graduate and summer internship programmes here.

Early Careers Application Process

Our 2024 summer internship programme is now open – deadline for applications is Monday 29 January.
Our next graduate programme will open Q4 2024/Q1 2025. For Finance graduate roles, these are hired on a needs basis throughout the year.

If you would like to apply for one of our early career roles, please click on the Careers Portal icon above and search for the applicable programme using the key words 'Graduate' or 'Intern' and location to refine your search. Please register, complete your personal details and then upload your CV to apply for the role.

Equal Opportunities​
We are committed to the principle of equal opportunities and to creating a working environment in which all those we have contact with are treated with dignity and respect, where people are treated equally and assessed on their own individual abilities and merits. All job applicants will be treated fairly and equally. Applicants will be considered on their merits and skills for employment, career development and promotion without discrimination. No selection decisions will be made by the Bank that cannot be objectively justified.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
The Bank is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion. Our vison statement: "Be Yourself, Succeed Together" and our core value of Openness underline our desire for a culture which is open and transparent and values difference, enabling everyone to consistently achieve whilst being themselves.​

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