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As part of our Sales and Marketing programme, or as we call it at Schroders, Distribution and Product programme, you’ll help to build on our reputation for exceptional client service to keep us ahead of our competitors.


As a Sales and Marketing intern, you’ll spend your eight week internship in one of our Distribution or Product teams gaining an in-depth understanding of how sales, marketing and client relationship management work in a financial business like ours. Throughout the course of your internship, you’ll gain a thorough introduction to Investment Management, and best of all, it could lead to a full-time job offer for after you graduate. 

We invest heavily in our Internship programme so you’ll gain the kind of technical and interpersonal skills that will set you up for a career in our industry. You’ll work on challenging and useful projects that add value to our business. You will spend your internship in one of the areas of Distribution or Product as outlined below. 


As a Sales and Marketing graduate, or as we call it Distribution and Product graduate, you ‘ll undertake a series of rotations during your first two years in the business, which will enable you to develop a thorough yet broad understanding of how the Distribution and Product business areas operate. Throughout this programme you’ll learn how to take our products from the Investment teams and tailor them for our clients around the world. That means understanding their needs and ensuring products meet their individual investment challenges.

On our two-year development programme you’ll gain experience on a number of rotations across different client-focused teams. It’s designed to develop your skills as a dynamic and agile sales and marketing professional and provide practical and theoretical experience on placements in some of the business areas outlined below.

As an intern you will spend your eight weeks working with one of the below teams. As a graduate, you will undertake rotations across several of the following teams.

Who we’re looking for


Your personal qualities are as important as your technical skills. So you’ll need to be passionate, committed and ambitious with the drive and initiative to build strong working relationships.

You’ll need to be a self-starter with a genuine passion for managing client relationships.

With a strong academic record, you’ll be in your penultimate degree year and predicted to gain at least a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in any discipline. Or you’ll be a final year student who plans to pursue a Masters year after the internship.


With an entrepreneurial streak you’ll be keen to deal with clients and affect the changing landscape of investment management. Clearly, you’ll need an inquisitive mind and an appetite for challenge, together with the tenacity and analytical ability to develop the best solutions for our clients.

You’ll need to combine a flexible approach with the integrity to provide exceptional client service. Add a strong academic record, including at least a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in any degree discipline and you’ll play a key role at the heart of our business.