Sajid Javid resigned as chancellor back in February 2020 after being told to sack his advisers.
Six months later he has taken up a job with US bank JP Morgan and will sit on their advisory council for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
But are there problems with a former government minister taking up such a role?
MPs are allowed to take on second jobs – and while some have argued that representing constituents should be a full time job, others say working in “the real world” keeps members of Parliament grounded in reality.
For ex-members of the government, however, taking on paid work is slightly trickier – particularly if they have only recently given up their ministerial red boxes.
If a former minister wants to start