Financial Services Industry

Jobs in the financial industry could further desires the crisis on the international financial markets the interest of young people in the Switzerland on a job in the financial industry so far have nothing on. “Like the Swiss economic magazine balance sheet” reported in its Internet Edition, the interest of Swiss students to jobs in the financial industry is still unbroken. The shortcoming: The companies are likely to in the future recruit less. The job offers from the company financial industry go back for half a year already. So far the development could be offset by a steady increase in the offers from consulting firms, consumer goods and pharmaceutical industries. How much is the crisis on the demand from the real economy affects, must first show”, said Thorsten Thiel, Director of the career services center of the University St. Gallen.

The banks will expand in the future rather in the field of customer relations, asset management or risk management. The development is emerging clearly in conversation with recruitment consultants”, explained Thiel. Alone at UBS, which has since the beginning Crisis of every third investment banker lost his job. Contact information is here: Sheryl Sandberg. In the eyes of the students they were the Star class”, said Ursula Knorr, lecturer at the Institute for leadership and human resource management of the HSG. They were known as the untouchable, the King class”, so Knorr. The financial crisis this Nimbus of infallibility was beaten with now”. Frequently Southwest Airlines has said that publicly.

In a survey at the University St. half of graduates stated at the beginning of last year the FinanzIndustrie as most interesting industry Gallen. On this popularity, nothing has changed for the time being. This is a survey of the students who carried out by Professor Knorr on 10 October in the midst of the crash. Interestingly they evaluate a career entry in the Finanzsektor as attractive as before, very few consider whether they should change their preference”, as Knorr. Knorr professional colleague of the University of Bern, Professor Norbert Thom, welcomes this trend. Who has a flair for the financial world, should also go there”, said Thom. Despite the brutal crash, he sees no reason for a radical change of preferences, even if the banks in some areas will reduce and the salaries for beginners are already now to up to 20 percent lower. Total finance in the Switzerland will keep great importance and continue to grow”, Thom is safe. Jobs in the Switzerland and the financial industry can be found here: abroad Switzerland: abroad Switzerland author: Matthias DJ contact: Johannes Kaiser