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UBS Overview

Zürich (Switzerland)
10000+ employees
1862
Company - Public (UBS)
Investment Banking & Asset Management
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the background support. That's what we do. And we do it for private clients, institutions and corporations around the world.

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Mission: Together. That's how we do things. We offer talented people around the world a supportive, challenging and inclusive working environment in which passion, commitment and performance are valued and rewarded.

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Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018 (#40), 2017 (#44)

Top CEOs: 2017 (#31)

UBS – Why Work For Us?


Together. That's how we do things. 

We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then come join us!


Our people
 
 
As a company, we've got a lot going for us. We are a truly global firm with a superior client franchise and highly motivated employees who deliver consistently great service to clients.
 
What's the key to our success? We work hard to hire very talented people, help them grow, and empower them to use their unique skills to build our businesses. And, our employees know they can build interesting careers here, thanks to our dynamic culture, global reach and a host of opportunities.
 
 
 
Our workforce at at glance
 

Our culture

We have a unique culture, and it's a winning one. Sustainability thrives on consistency, and how we accomplish our goals is as important as what we achieve.

We integrate specific behavior expectations into our business practices. We call them our three keys to success – and we recognize (and celebrate!) culture-building efforts through a variety of initiatives.

In our daily work, good leadership helps maximize the benefits of diverse teams. We therefore help managers (for example, through training to reduce unconscious bias) become more inclusive leaders as they make decisions about roles, assignments, working arrangements, promotions and performance evaluations.


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    Pros

    Amazing experience, with never-ending learning.

    Cons

    None really, except for the early mornings.

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UBS Photos

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UBS Interviews

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    Simple process, mainly behavioral rather than knowledge based

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UBS Awards & Accolades

  • World's Most Attractive Employers - Global Top 50, Universum, 2012
  • Times Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Times, 2011
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
  • Employer of Choice for Women - Asia Pacific - Australia, Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace (EOWA), 2012
  • Qualified Employer Who Supports Growth of Future Generations - Asia Pacific Japan, Tokyo Labour Bureau, 2012
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