Frequently asked questions

We’ve grouped the most popular questions about our early careers programmes. If you can’t find the answer to your question, contact us via email.

Q: What early careers opportunities are available at Standard Life Aberdeen?
Q: What is it like to work at Standard Life Aberdeen?

Summer internships and Graduate programs

Q: Can I apply for more than one of the graduate or internship programmes?
Q: Is there a closing date?
Q: When will I hear about the progress of my application?
Q: What should I do if I am having technical problems with my online tests?
Q: What should I do if I have any additional needs or adjustments which need to be made in order to enable me to get the best out of any stage of the recruitment process?
Q: How can I practise for the online tests?
Q: How can I prepare for my telephone interview or attending a virtual assessment centre?
Q: Do I have to pay for my travel or accommodation to an assessment centre?
Q: Will I receive feedback?
Q: Do you provide any help with relocation?
Q: What development/support do you offer?
Q: What happens at the end of the graduate programme/internship?
Q: Does Standard Life Aberdeen sponsor international students?

Standard Life Aberdeen Traineeship

Q: What are your entry requirements?
Q: Is there a closing date?
Q: I have applied before. Can I apply again?
Q: What should I do if I have any additional needs or adjustments which need to be made in order to enable me to get the best out of any stage of the recruitment process?
Q: Where are your positions based?
Q: When does the Traineeship start?
Q: How long do the Traineeships last?
Q: When will I hear about the progress of my application?
Q: What should I do if I am having technical problems? Q: How can I practise for the online tests?
Q: How can I prepare for my telephone interview or attending a virtual assessment centre?
Q: What can I expect at an Assessment Centre held in your offices?
Q: Do I have to pay for my travel or accommodation to an assessment centre?
Q: Will I receive feedback?
Q: Does Standard Life Aberdeen sponsor international students?
Q: What development/support do you offer?
Q: What happens at the end of the traineeship?