14/10/2019 (Monday)

Secure Spring Weeks, Internships and Grad-Schemes with ease!

Are you looking for spring weeks, internships or graduate scheme opportunities at the most prestigious organisations? Do you require more support and guidance on how to secure these roles? If you answered YES to any of the above then this SOFAB event is for you!

Don’t miss your chance to hear from the best in the industry, Afzal Hussein. He is an influencer in all things finance, careers and education. Afzal is a speaker, YouTuber, entrepreneur and an Ex-Goldman Sachs employee. Students from all years will gain valuable advice from Afzal on the following topics to make your application stand out amongst the rest and land the career of your dreams!

Event Agenda:

1. Afzal’s story: From Council Estate to Goldman Sachs, a leading investment bank and financial services company
2. Being tactical with your time at university
3. Securing insight weeks and internships
4. Front, middle and back office divisions within an investment bank
5. CV Tips
6. Cover Letter Tips
7. Interview Tips
8. Q&A and more!

This event is free of charge and places are limited! Be sure to sign up via Eventbrite for this golden opportunity:


We’ll see you there!

Event Details
Date: Monday, 14th October
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: University Place, Lecture Theatre A

Upon last year's success, we held another networking event this year at Revolution Oxford Road in first semester with representatives from the following companies to allow members to find out more about the opportunities available to them.

Companies present included:

  • Schroders

  • Barclays

  • Mercer

  • Lloyds Banking Group

  • RSM

  • UBS

Members engaged with representatives through speed networking before breaking out into informal networking over drinks to ask any further questions they had. Photos from the event are above.