Sector: change management

RBS contractors have four to days accept 10% pay cut, or quit

RBS contractors have four to days accept 10% pay cut, or quit

Royal Bank of Scotland has implemented another 10% rate cut for thousands of contractors globally, announcing the move on Thursday – the day before the long Easter weekend.…

The bizarre Asian banking role where banks want to hire but candidates don’t want to move jobs

The bizarre Asian banking role where banks want to hire but candidates don’t want to move jobs

Change managers are in demand at banks in Asia, but it’s regulatory reform, not restructuring, that is driving the demand for their leadership skills.

Six finance jobs that pay a minimum of £1,000 a day

Six finance jobs that pay a minimum of £1,000 a day

The financial services contract recruitment market has improved over the past few months, but rates are still being crushed by some investment banks who view temporary hires as…

Citi MD: “AI and robotics can create an opportunity for new, more innovative jobs in banks”

Citi MD: “AI and robotics can create an opportunity for new, more innovative jobs in banks”

Citi’s Sanjeev Behl believes new technology and digitisation have the power to create more interesting banking jobs in the future. 

What you can expect to earn in accounting, IT, operations, risk and compliance in the UK

What you can expect to earn in accounting, IT, operations, risk and compliance in the UK

Replacement hiring is so 2013 - this year financial services firms will be positioning themselves for growth. Adding to the newfound sense of optimism for financial services recruitment…

Rock and roll bankers: Quitting finance for a life on the road

Rock and roll bankers: Quitting finance for a life on the road

At the height of the financial crisis, while many of his former colleagues were attempting to survive numerous redundancy announcements and huge industry change, former Credit Suisse vice…

Why it’s sensible to ditch this high-paying temp role for a permanent job

Why it’s sensible to ditch this high-paying temp role for a permanent job

Change management was the place to be if you wanted to earn huge amounts as a contractor. As banks were forced to push through transformation initiatives at the…

The danger of over-using key words on your CV

The danger of over-using key words on your CV

In this competitive jobs market, ensuring that your CV is loaded with the key words both direct employers and recruitment consultants are looking for is integral. However, there's…

2011: What went up and what went down in the Scottish financial services job market?

2011: What went up and what went down in the Scottish financial services job market?

As 2011 draws to a close amid general gloom about the financial services job market, it's difficult to reflect on any sectors that have had a genuinely good…

The seemingly outrageous pre- Christmas email allegedly sent by Bank of America Merrill Lynch to its contractors in London

The seemingly outrageous pre- Christmas email allegedly sent by Bank of America Merrill Lynch to its contractors in London

We are in receipt of an email allegedly sent by BAML to its contract and temporary staff. The communication is produced in its entirety below. Two questions spring…