3i is a great place to work. Our international reach and our highly dynamic and collaborative culture make 3i an exciting place to be.

So what does it take to join 3i?

  • an international mindset,
  • the ability to thrive in a multidisciplinary and challenging environment
  • a highly-focused and ambitious mindset.

We’re looking for those who are not just good but are outstanding.

Applications for the 2017 Graduate Programme are now closed.

What Makes Us Unique

Heritage: With over 70 years of investment experience across multiple asset classes, sectors and geographies, we have a long and strong investment track record.

Expertise: We offer the opportunity to learn from some of the best investors in the mid-market Private Equity and Infrastructure industries.

Culture: With fewer than 300 people globally, we have a strong collegiate culture; you will be an important member of the team and will get a great deal of early responsibility. We will support you throughout with industry training and mentoring from senior investment professionals.

International approach: We have a network of nine offices across Europe, Asia and North America which work together to ensure that all of our teams are international in experience and mindset.

Who we're looking for

If you have a genuine interest in finance and a career in the investment world, a 2:1 or above from a top university and at least 320 UCAS points (or international equivalent), you could be considered for the 3i Graduate Programme.

You will also need;

  • an analytical mind, strong numerical ability and commercial acumen together with strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills – ideally with language capabilities
  • the ambition, talent and entrepreneurial flair to succeed in the investment world
  • a strong work ethic, an eye for detail and the ability to perform well under pressure