Graduates to Nordea Asset Management 181 views

Nordea Asset Management (NAM) is the centre of excellence for investment management in Nordea Group and serve both Nordea’s clients and external institutional & wholesale clients. Our central client and product service hubs are located in Copenhagen and Luxembourg. Moreover, we have subsidiaries and branches in 18 different locations worldwide presenting ~900 employees from more than 28 nationalities.

We invite you to kickstart your career in one of the leading European asset managers, by joining the Graduate Programme. Starting September 2021, you will be a part of a 2-year Graduate Programme and based in Copenhagen. You will be connected to several people, that will give you sparring, guidance and support throughout the whole programme which also include rotation and bootcamps. You’ll also be offered mentoring, to ensure your personal and professional growth.

Learn more about Nordea’s Graduate Programmes here

We are looking for three Graduates in total. Each graduate will have one of the three following units as their main base.


Business Development

We are looking for a motivated Graduate to join our team and contribute in business development and change projects. As a Graduate you will conduct analyses, design and implement processes and solutions to meet business requirements. We are welcoming all educational backgrounds but imagine a business focused profile with a flair for IT, possibly with a degree in economics, finance, math or engineering.


FX Trading

We are looking for a Graduate with great analytical skills to join our team. You will contribute in trading activities of a range of financial products specially with focus on currency derivatives. As a Graduate, you should be able to understand basic definitions of financials products, market microstructure and be capable of reading and using data for decision-making. We welcome all educational backgrounds but imagine that you come with a technical educational background, e.g. within math or finance.



We are looking for a people-oriented Graduate with great data skills and an innovative mindset who can understand and respond to the business’ needs. As a Graduate in NAM People, you will contribute in building, facilitating and implementing people initiatives across NAM’s units. We are looking for a Graduate who is motivated to optimise our People data and deliver sustainable data-based HR solutions to the business. We welcome all educational backgrounds.

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 these roles, we believe that you  

  • Share and live by our values: Collaboration, Ownership, Passion and Courage
  • Have a proactive and commercial attitude with a positive and goal-oriented mind-set
  • Continuously develop personal competence, professional skills and seek opportunities to unfold personal potential
  • Have an ability to take responsibility at an early stage
  • Have an interest in the corporate market, entrepreneurship and creating the best solutions for our customers
  • Take part in building up and expanding own network across the organisation
  • Enjoy working both separately and as a part of a team


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

  • A 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

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 supporting customers and communities.

Please submit your application no later than 8 December 2020, if you can see yourself in one of our Graduate positions.

If you have any questions about the application process, don’t hesitate to contact Astrid Møller Christensen,

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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