UBS Financial Services UBS Y Societal Researcher temporary, 6 months in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you thinking out of the box? Are you interested in the latest trends and technologies? We're looking for someone like that to:

• come up with disruptive new ideas

• step far outside of the personal comfort zone

• develop visionary concepts and ideas

• translate concepts and ideas into creative visualizations

• You will be working in an Apple Environment

start date: February 2019

duration: until 31.07.2019

What we offer:

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.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? 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 you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

UBS Y Think Tank ( ) is offering an temporary position as the ideal way to gain the work experience you’ll need to launch your career. It’s also an opportunity to work with and learn from some of the most successful people within the firm.

From the very beginning, you’ll be right at the forefront of the future UBS business. You’ll experience a unique workplace culture in a small and diverse team, outside the regular UBS environment.

The team is working on envisioning potential future business opportunities and spot challenges that UBS might face in the coming decades. UBS Y also acts as consultant or facilitator to help departments to think differently and look at problems from an innovative perspective.

We are looking for someone who is naturally curious, able to come up with disruptive new ideas and ready to step far outside of their personal comfort zone.

You will join that part of the team that rotates every six month to constantly bring fresh ideas to Y Think Tank and UBS.

Your expertise:

You have a University or a University of Applied Sciences degree preferably in Economic and Social Sciences, Psychology, Philosophy, Anthropology or in a related field

• fluent English skills (oral and written), German is a plus

• You will be working in an Apple Environment

• Knowhow with Cloud Services like Evernote, Google Drive is a plus

• Familiarity with latest trends of the digital age, digital business models and technologies.

• Personally engaged in social media platforms

• Ability to think out of the box and challenge the status quo

• Team-orientation and able to collaborate with an interdisciplinary group of people

• Able to complete tasks independently to a high standard

• Excellent communication skills. Ability to explain topics clearly and intuitively, both written and orally

• Pro-active working approach, ‘can-do’ attitude, ability to work under pressure

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 183393BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: UBS Y Societal Researcher temporary, 6 months

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time, Temporary / Contract

Country / State: Switzerland, Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)