Being the world’s largest asset manager is serious business, so employees at BlackRock London take time to relax together with board games and consoles in the office—and numerous social events outside of it. With open, collaborative work-spaces, colleagues are always meeting new people, sharing fresh ideas, and taking part in exciting company-wide initiatives—from hackathons to coding courses.
BlackRock is a global investment firm, trusted to manage more assets than any other. Its clients are companies, governments, foundations, and millions of individuals saving for retirement, their children’s educations, and a better life. BlackRock is passionate about providing products and services that can help them build a strong financial future. BlackRock employees from around the globe are students of the market and students of technology, respectfully anti-bureaucratic, and innovative at the core.
At BlackRock, the culture is built around fostering partnership—whether it’s helping colleagues learn, ensuring clients succeed, or improving the community at large through numerous volunteer initiatives. Recent graduates and newer colleagues with diverse backgrounds all bring fresh insights and perspective, further strengthening BlackRock as a global company.
“It's very collaborative. We do a lot of social activities together. People are free to just come and play and take a break.”
Director, Development Manager
“The veterans’ network at BlackRock allows us to come together as an ex-military community and share our ideas and experience with each other and the wider BlackRock community—to demonstrate the value ex-military adds, in terms of diversity of thought, to the organization.”