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Truly love your future, choose an exciting Career, what you do matters.

As well as future leaders we want to recruit Innovators, Creative Thinkers, Data and Digital Disruptors who will join us in making Zurich a truly diverse company. On top of that, you'll be joining a company which supports real people in their everyday lives and importantly, protecting the things they love.

Our Graduate Development Programmes are all about finding people like you with potential and helping you to grow and thrive, building a successful and rewarding career with Zurich. We're focused on developing talent to ensure ongoing future success for our organisation.

Contact us

If you have any questions about the Graduate Programmes please contact us:

0203 808 3329

Why? Because what you do matters

Our Programmes are designed for graduates who have the drive and enthusiasm to innovate the future of Zurich. Our Diversity and Inclusion initiatives are shaping an environment where everyone feels welcome, regardless of age, gender, religion, culture, sexual orientation or mental health status. Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all. We're passionate about supporting others and as an employee you can do this by volunteering for charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

UK Graduate Programmes

To develop our future talent, we’ve designed Programmes that recognise your strengths and provides development tailored to you. Our Programmes offer you a wide range of exciting and significant roles, comprehensive training, genuine responsibility and personal mentors, to ensure you have the opportunity to stand out in your chosen field.

Training and Development

We've created a Graduate Development Programme focusing on using your potential to develop and grow your career. Your determination and enthusiasm will give you the building blocks to accelerate your career progression. You will find yourself taking part in everything from business simulations, interactive master classes and outdoor experiential learning; all designed to build your skills in a range of stimulating environments. Throughout the Programme you'll have the chance to create a wide-reaching network with other graduates across the UK business and have support from a dedicated team to ensure you make the most of your opportunities as you develop and grow.

Our Programmes have been created to provide you with development, experiences and opportunities to help you grow into the best you can be and set you up for success, whether as a future leader, Digital disruptor or Innovator.

Click on the Programmes below for more information:

You are only eligible to submit one application, so if you are passionate about more than one Graduate Programme, please contact us to talk this through before applying.


Data and Analytics

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Business Management




Change and Technology Management

What you'll need

  • A minimum 2:1 degree (or equivalent) predicted or achieved
  • Actuarial graduates will need a minimum A-grade in Mathematics at A-level and be studying for a numerical degree
  • At least 112 UCAS points (or the equivalent) from 3 A-level subjects excluding general studies
  • A-C grade in Maths and English GCSE
  • Flexibility around location as you could work across a number of our offices in the UK

Rewards and Benefits

At Zurich you’ll be rewarded with benefits that are both competitive and flexible and can be adapted to any stage of your life. You’ll received a competitive package with excellent lifestyle benefits which includes discounted gym membership, 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days, discounted gadget insurance, full private medical cover, discounted technology offers, 12% pension and much more.

  • Starting salary of £27,500 for Finance, Business and Change and Technology programmes and £30,500 for the Actuarial programme
  • An annual performance related bonus
  • A full study support package and mentoring
  • 25 days holiday
  • Relocation assistance (up to £600 net)
  • Opportunities to complete community and charity work
  • A wide range of retail and insurance discounts for you and your friends and family
  • Flexible benefits – dental cover, cycle to work scheme, season ticket loans, buy or sell holiday entitlement and childcare vouchers
  • London weighting allowance

Want to apply?

As you would expect, we have a thorough selection process to ensure we’re able to recruit top talent. Here you’ll find the four stages which we aim to complete within six weeks.

Note to all candidates who are interested in applying for more than one business function:

You are only eligible to submit one application, so if you are interested in applying for more than one graduate opportunity, please contact us to talk through this before applying.

Note to all international students:

We accept applications from international candidates. We will be assessing every application on a case-by-case basis. When you apply, please ensure that you are aware of your own employment status as you will be required to provide details.