Graduate to Fund Legal in Nykredit Portfolio Administration 222 views

Are you a newly qualified lawyer and are looking for a job where you have the opportunity to put all your legal skills into play – both internally and externally – in a dynamic and outgoing role? Then you might be our new graduate!


Kickstart your career as a graduate

As a graduate of Nykredit, you are going through an intensive learning process. Our targeted development program and mentoring ensures that there is focus on you and your development throughout the course and after. You will experience a steep learning curve that will make you quickly ready to take even more responsibility and put your fingerprint on our development.

Our graduate course lasts 12 months and you are permanently employed from day one. Throughout the process, you will be permanently affiliated with the Fund Legal department, which is part of the Portfolio Administration business area. From here you will get out on short internships in other departments to strengthen your knowledge of the business across the board.

Your new position

As a graduate of Nykredit Portefølje Administration, you get a job with great flexibility, a high degree of independence and the opportunity to try out many elements of the law. You get a big responsibility area, where you shall:

  • negotiate and enter into financial contracts with banks in Denmark and abroad
  • negotiate and enter into agreements with major national and international asset managers and investment banks as well as institutional investors
  • implement new legislation
  • Prepare and review board meetings and general meetings
  • provide legal assistance to institutional investors
  • Be in contact with regulators.


Your skills

It is a requirement that you complete your master’s degree as a cand.jur or cand.merc.jur for the summer or have completed it within the last year. In addition, you are quick to familiarize yourself with new tasks and driven by creating visible results and delivering the best solutions. We emphasize that you are quality conscious, careful in your task solving and ready to do the necessary to achieve goals with your tasks. At the same time, we expect that you will be able to maintain an overview of a busy day with many different tasks.

A career that is always moving

“We will prioritize the development and opportunities of the employees who want and can. We will be known for a trusting culture characterized by customer orientation, team spirit and drive ”.

This is the promise we have made to our employees. We recognize and appreciate the extra effort, ambitions, will and co-operation skills. Then you will and can, we guarantee you a career that is always moving towards new challenges and greater responsibility. In Nykredit, we also experience major changes, partly due to new regulation and increased digitization. It places demands on us as a company and as a workplace – and for you as an employee. In addition, we would like to move even closer to our customers – we actually have a goal of being the best for customers – and we therefore measure you on the difference you make for their lives, finances and dreams.

You can read more about Nykredit and our graduate program at

Are you interested?

Are you one of our new graduation talents? Then search for the position online. If you have any questions about the position, please contact department manager Peter Søeby, 44 55 91 63 or senior recruitment partner Tine Wilhelmsen, 44 55 57 89.


We look forward to receiving your application, your CV and your exam grades.

Application deadline: March 3, 2019

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