Bank entry programme for secondary school graduates

Your optimal career launch pad

Gain a deeper insight into the work we do here at bank and find out where you would like to start with us during the BEM programme.

Bank entry programme for secondary school graduates (BEM)

During the 18-month programme, as a BEM trainee, you will gain a fascinating insight into a wide range of areas within our bank, allowing you to build up your own specialist know-how. You will receive practical on-the-job training and acquire in-depth knowledge of the banking industry by completing in-person CYP courses. At the end of the period of training, you will receive the “Bank Entry for Secondary School Graduates” certificate from the Swiss Bankers Association. After completing your BEM apprenticeship, you will have various options; you might choose to continuing studying, decide to join us full-time or opt for a mix of the two! We can help you find out which one is right for you.

What we offer

  • Training from specialists
  • Comprehensive insight into various areas within the bank
  • Attractive career prospects after completing the programme
  • Personal advice from vocational coaches
  • A community made up of more than 20 apprentices and graduates
  • Various discounts and employee benefits

Your profile

  • You hold a diploma awarded by a baccalaureate school / commercial school
  • You are motivated to learn new things and to achieve first-class results
  • You find the banking sector and client contact enjoyable and interesting
  • You are a team player and identify with our motto “Teamwork makes the dream work”


  • Full-time position (100%)
  • Duration: 18 months

Open positions

The BEM apprenticeship starts each September and in March if required.

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