Internship Securities Equity Trading

Job description

Are you keen and energetic, and interested in equity trading? A 3- to 6-month internship will give you an opportunity to learn more about the life of a trader and to experience the young and dynamic culture of the Securities department.

For our talented team, we are currently looking for an intern for the Equity Trading desk. The Trading department consists of a single team, and within this team, the traders focus on specific sectors or a specific client group. In your position, you will develop a keen sense for the market. You will support the trader who serves as market maker for share trading. In addition, you will review the existing systems and develop and implement improvements.

During your internship, you will be accepted as a fully-fledged member of the team and receive intensive support to enable you to contribute actively to the team as a junior professional for a period of 3 to 6 months. A working internship is an excellent opportunity to get to know Kempen & Co as a bank and to experience the young and dynamic culture of the Securities department in particular.

Who are we looking for?

We are recruiting for intern candidates who are university students, majoring in Economics, Finance or Mathematics. The successful candidate is keen, alert, energetic and has a demonstrable affinity with and interest in the world of finance. In addition, you are result-oriented and proactive, with strong communication and social skills. A good knowledge of Excel (VBA, formulas/functions) is essential, and experience with statistics and correlations is an asset.

Company information

The story behind Van Lanschot Kempen is a fascinating one about the oldest independent financial institution in the Netherlands. We have a history of almost four centuries of showing great commitment and dedication as well as financial craftsmanship for the benefit of progress for our clients. Our strength lies in the special, strong relationships that our reputable brands, Van Lanschot and Kempen, have with private and institutional clients. Private banking, asset management and merchant banking are the areas in which we excel and in which we differentiate ourselves by the personal attention we give our clients, as well as our expertise and experience. Sustainable business management plays an important role in this respect. We are an honest and upright wealth management firm that shows great respect for the world around us and a focus on the needs of future generations. Our constant aim is to create value for our stakeholders – financial value as well as value in terms of social, ecological and community aspects.

We are the challenger on the market, responding rapidly, intelligently and proactively to market developments in order to stay ahead of the competition. We build long-term relationships based on mutual trust and a shared objective of delivering stellar investment returns for our clients. That is why we do not stop at meeting client expectations; we want to exceed them. Our goal is to ensure that our brand is synonymous to top quality, excellent advice, and bespoke solutions. People with an entrepreneurial spirit and an unwavering passion for their work can expect to be given every opportunity within our company. This is where the magic happens!

What do we offer?

At Van Lanschot Kempen, we value our people. From the minute you join us, we will challenge you to make a difference. Throughout your internship, you will receive personal support and guidance to ensure that your internship offers you a myriad of opportunities. If you are able to seize these opportunities, an internship at Van Lanschot Kempen can be an excellent stepping stone towards a rewarding career! In addition, we offer competitive internship compensation and a wide range of personal and professional training opportunities. We invest in our professionals and value and support our people. This starts right from our interns, to whom we are deeply committed.

Interested?

Please contact us.
For further information please contact Marie Louise Thijssen, Graduate Recruiter.
marielouise.thijssen@kempen.nl
020-3489454