Starting out

Starting your career at Hargreaves Lansdown you can expect to have responsibility from day one, gaining experience and growing your skills in the areas you're interested in.

Why start your career at HL?

Graduate training scheme

We're looking for future leaders - are you one?

On our bespoke two-year graduate programme you'll rotate across key departments including Operational, Digital Marketing, Finance and Investment departments, before choosing a specialisation.

You’ll be personally mentored by senior managers and directors, and at the end of the programme we'll work with you to find a role at HL that matches your personal skills and ambitions. Hear from our previous graduates below.

University placements

What is it really like being part of a FTSE 100 company in Bristol Harbourside? Get a sneak preview with our 12 month placement programme and gain hands on experience of our working and social life.

Doing everything in-house plays to your advantage, as we offer placements in a variety of business areas as well as plenty of side projects to get involved in. You’ll also work on a real life client focussed project with other placement students, which you will present back to our CEO.


Are you looking for a fast-growing, innovative business where you can gain valuable on-the-job experience?

We have opportunities in our IT, Digital, Internal Communications and Project Management teams. If you’re motivated and driven to develop into an exciting new career in one of these areas, we’d love to hear from you.

Our previous apprentices

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