Real Returns™

Ready to re-launch your career? Our Real Returns™ Program offers talented senior professionals who have taken an extended career break a smooth transition back into the workforce. 

Deciding to go back to work after a voluntary, extended leave – such as to care for children – is both exciting and challenging. We’ve designed Real Returns™ to help talented professionals ramp up their skills, update their industry knowledge and boost their confidence. The result? A possibility for empowered, highly valuable candidates to seamlessly transition back into the workplace.

Watch how we help people restart their careers

Our Real Returns™ program is paid and runs for approximately 12 weeks. You’ll have the opportunity to work on projects that match your skills and expertise, and tap into a support network of like-minded professionals. Real Returns™ is currently offered in the U.S., the U.K., India and Switzerland.

As a part of our Real Returns™ Program, you will:

  • Be part of a team and work on an interesting assignment or project.
  • Participate in a series of training/orientation modules to help acclimate you to the work environment.
  • Upgrade your technology skills.
  • Attend workshops to enhance your presentation and networking skills.
  • Learn about business and regulatory changes in the financial services industry. 
  • Have a mentor who will provide advice during the program.
  • Receive support throughout the program to ensure that you have a successful experience.
  • Develop new relationships, and broaden your professional network. 

Take the next step

US Programs: 

New York, NY

  • Program dates: February 25 – May 3, 2019
  • Application timeline: Applications now open through December 4, 2018
  • More information: Please contact us via real.returns@credit-suisse.com

Raleigh, NC

  • Program dates: March 11 – May 17, 2019
  • Application timeline: Applications now open through December 4, 2018
  • More information: Please contact us via real.returns@credit-suisse.com

Switzerland Program:

  • Program dates: March 01 – June 30, 2019
  • Participating offices: Zurich (and other Swiss cities)
  • Application timeline: September 15 – November 9, 2018
  • More information: Please contact us via switzerland.realreturns@credit-suisse.com

UK Program:

  • Program dates: March 25 – July 12, 2019
  • Participating offices: London
  • Application timeline: Applications now open through December 7, 2018
  • More information: Please contact us via ukreal.returns@credit-suisse.com

India Program:

  • Program dates: June 18 - September 28, 2018
  • Participating offices: Mumbai and Pune
  • Application timeline: April 23, 2018
  • More information: Please contact us via apac.realreturns@credit-suisse.com

Meet a Real Returns™ Hiring Manager

Malcolm, Managing Director