Finance & Risk Traineeship

  • De Volksbank
  • Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Jul 17, 2017
Intern Finance Risk

Job Description

Finance & Risk and Strategic Asset 
Finance & Risk is an important contribution to the control Vande Volksbanken achieving its strategic objectives. We take care of identifying and managing financial risks, financial planning and reporting and maintain contacts with regulators. We manage the balance both on client products and the financial markets. We encourage other departments to proactively and we take care of the validation of models. We are looking for talents our Finance & Risk traineeship to contribute to this. 

The Finance & Risk Traineeship
During Finance & Risk your traineeship work two years to your professional developments to yourself. We provide this an appropriate individual program. It consists of four missions every six months you own shapes, but of course in line with your objectives. 

Within the traineeship learn everything about the operation of the bank, the banking landscape in Europe and its interaction with national and international supervisor (ECB). You focus on strengthening our finance & risk expertise within the bank. Consider, for example Financial Risk, Modeling, Model Validation, Control, Accounting & Reporting, Balance Sheet Management, Financial Markets, etc. 

About your development
At the start you will be assigned a mentor from senior management member in People Bench mentor supports both personal as content development and helps to build a network within our organization. Additionally, you will be accompanied by a trainee coordinator is your first contact and helps in all sorts of practical issues such as working conditions, evaluation and training. For each assignment, the client shall within the department for the necessary guidance. Furthermore you will get assigned a buddy. This is a trainee of the previous crop that will assist in the introduction phase with practical matters and that you can use as a source of information for experiences member in Volksbank. 

For your personal development you go through an external program with the other trainees in your class. State your main personal development during the program and go to work on topics such as leadership, collaboration and influence. You are challenged to step out of your comfort zone and experiment with new behavior.


We ask

  • You have just completed a university degree, as Econometrics, Finance, Risk Management and Economics
  • You have up to one year of work experience
  • You have a broad interest in the operation of the bank
  • You get energy from a lot of freedom, innovation and the ability to run your own vision
  • Additional activities on your resume! Think of working experience from part-time jobs, an active part in a study or sport or abroad experience
  • You want to focus like a long two years for personal development
  • You stand behind our manifesto

Your skills
We are looking for entrepreneurial candidates who are assertive, energetic and purposeful. You have a critical eye and a large force execution. You have an open and direct access ring. You are also inquisitive, enthusiastic and do you have a healthy dose of courage.


What we offer
A job where you get a platform to get started with your ideas. Within a bank where it really is about people and is characterized by a no-nonsense culture. We offer a good balance between work and leisure with the possibility to share your work week. In addition, the People's Bank provides you an inspiring workplace in a prime location next to Utrecht Central Station. And most importantly overlooking a cool job after your traineeship!

The Volksbank Beginning with the brands SNS, ASN Bank, Regions Bank, BLG Wonen the challenge to bring the human dimension in banking. Together we want to redesign the current banking landscape in the Netherlands and sincerely put the best interests of our customers. With some 3,000 colleagues we are full of confidence and optimism to achieve this ambition. Do you have the guts to contribute to a change in the banking industry? Come help build our new bank and make a difference for our customers.