Jobs and Careers Autumn 2017 - 50
If you're asking yourself which direction you should take in your
career, Principality Building Society may have the answer
ou may have seen one of its
branches on your local high
street or recognise the name
through its partnership with the Welsh
Rugby Union. What you may not know is
that Principality is the UK's sixth largest
building society, with over 70 branches
and more than £9bn of customer assets.
For a building society that has been
around for nearly 160 years, Principality
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remains firmly focused on the future.
Nowhere is this more evident than
in its passion to help people from a
wide range of academic backgrounds
develop rewarding careers.
Principality was one of the founding
employers to join the Welsh Financial
Services Graduate Programme, a two-year,
full-time programme of work, training and
study, and is happily reaping the rewards.
"The energy, enthusiasm and drive we
see exhibited by the graduates placed
with us never ceases to amaze me," says
Mike Fenton, Principality's Senior Manager
for Leadership and Talent. "They have
exceeded our expectations in the quality of
work they've produced and their positive
attitude." It will come as no surprise that