Graduate to Large Corporates & Institutions and Business Banking Compliance 124 views

It is vital for us that the financial and operational risks are under control and for Nordea to remain as a safe and trusted bank for our customers and society. We are a changing company with big ambitions and together we will create the future of banking. Interested in coming on the journey with us?

We are now looking for a graduate to join the Large Corporates & Institutions and Business Banking Compliance team.

The graduate programme is designed to kickstart your career. The programme is for 2 years and you’ll have rotations during that time with clear learning objectives to support your growth. You’ll be connected to a graduate buddy, that will give you sparring, guidance and support throughout the whole programme. You’ll also be offered mentoring, to ensure your personal and professional growth.  

You will enter a focused Compliance track where you will get an understanding of Nordea’s organizational structure for keeping the customers and the bank safe (our three lines of defense) and how we manage compliance risks.


About this opportunity

Welcome to Large Corporates & Institutions and Business Banking Compliance. We have the responsibility to advise employees and management in Large Corporates & Institutions (LC&I) and Business Banking (BB) of compliance risks as well as monitoring compliance with relevant rules, regulations and market practices. 

As Graduate, you will rotate between our units, e.g. Markets Compliance, Market Abuse Surveillance and Business Banking Compliance, where learning and growth define which tasks and projects you will be responsible for or participate in.  

You will have a unique opportunity to obtain expertise within an exclusive field in banking which will serve as a strong foundation for building a career after the Graduate Programme. 

You will collaborate with very skilled and experienced professionals in a challenging and interesting environment.


Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.


To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Have a proactive attitude with a positive and goal oriented mind-set 
  • Continuously develop personal competence, professional skills and seek opportunities to unfold personal potential in order to grow both personally and professionally
  • Seek learning opportunities and stretch assignments to support the development of own potential and an ability to take responsibility at an early stage  
  • Have analytical skills and ability to work both independently and as a part of a team


To be a qualified candidate for the Graduate positions, you have:

  • Master’s degree (latest 1st Sept. 2021)
  • A maximum of two years’ post-academic work experience
  • Excellent English language skills


If this sounds like you, get in touch!

Next steps

Submit your application no later than 7 December 2020. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact Sarah Goodsell,

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

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