Fixed Income Sales and Trading


NIBC is an enterprising bank focused on its clients’ most decisive financial moments. We share a forward-thinking, can-do attitude we call our “think yes” mentality, which shapes everything we do. From our offices in The Hague, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and London, we service more than 1,000 businesses and 390,000 retail customers through a portfolio of client-focused products and services.

Job Description

The NIBC Fixed Income Sales Trading Team facilitates and offers institutional professionals, private banks and eligible counterparties with liquidity through its market making activities. It is specialized in trading off the run (non-benchmark) bonds of mainly financial institutions.  Our network consists of 600+ counterparties.  A Sales Trader has contact on a daily basis with these institutions and counterparties, providing them with liquidity via our facilitation book. With prompt analyses, market knowledge, quick thinking and common sense, a Sales Trader is able to determine the value of a bond and act accordingly. Key activity is to align counterparty interest with ours and explore (new) markets and counterparties.  As an intern you will be an integral part of our team and have the chance to get involved in all of our activities. You will have plenty of opportunities to see in which area you want to develop your knowledge. There is no fixed program or role; we will develop this together with you to have it fully aligned with your areas of interest and background.

Why would you want to do your Internship at NIBC’s Fixed Income Sales Trading team?

The NIBC Fixed Income Sales Trading team offers a dynamic and exciting environment. You have the opportunity to work in a market which is rapidly changing and challenging at the same time. During this internship we offer you the guidance and expertise to get the most out of your period at NIBC.

Who are we looking for?

  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills
  • Final year of your Master
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication
  • Strong drive, ambition and determination
  • Result oriented; ‘getting things done’ mentality
  • Flexible team player
  • Intrinsic interest in Financial Markets
  • Socially skilled
  • Fluency in Dutch and English

What you will get?

The benefits of a smaller dynamic firm:  fast decision making and the possibility to transform your efforts into concrete results that contribute to the Fixed Income Sales & Trading department. Being an intern in a smaller bank like NIBC will give you substantial responsibilities, direct exposure to senior management and enables you to rapidly understand how the bank works.

Our purpose is to make a difference at decisive moments for our clients. The inventiveness of our solutions often determines our ability to do this. And inventive ideas arise from diverse teams. We are therefore looking for people with different profiles and who want to contribute to the openness and inclusiveness of our culture. To increase our professionalism we also focus on giving each other continuous feedback. A high performance culture can only be sustained with talented individuals who are always ready to take the next step to grow. See also:

High-performing interns may be offered a job and invited to join our Talent Program. Check our website for more information:

Interested in an Internship at NIBC Fixed Income Sales Trading ?

In case you are interested, please submit your resume, cover letter and grades list.  Applications can only be submitted through our website. Please click on the apply button and fill in the application form and upload your documents, otherwise we cannot take your application into consideration. We will contact you to discuss possible opportunities.

For questions about this position you can contact Reinhard van Marwijk Kooy at  For more information about the procedure you may contact the HR Infodesk at or give us a call at +31(0)70 3429669.