Traineeship Finance & Risk

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Risk management of leading investments, financial accounting, client reporting and fulfilling a critical second-line role to the front office, all within a dynamic environment. If this gets you excited and eager to showcase your talents, then APG’s Finance and Risk Traineeship is right up your alley.

As a Finance & Risk trainee, your rotations within APG Asset Management will have a focus on risk management, financial accounting, enterprise risk management, and compliance. However, you will also have the opportunity to learn about APG Asset Management as a whole. Your journey as a trainee will involve three rotations in different teams where you will work on a trainee assignment. The range of possible assignments is vast and depends on the needs of the team, as well as your determination and innovative mindset. The majority of your time will be spent working independently on your assignment. However, you will also work on your personal development. APG is not just interested in growing our organization; we also want to help you get to know yourself and what drives you, so you will be sustainably employable at APG in Finance & Risk. A unique start to your career.
Asset management is one of APG’s business units. Our clients and their members are central to our thoughts and actions. We deploy our experience, expertise and innovation to invest the deposited pension funds in a responsible and cost-effective manner. Contributing to a sustainable world is an integral part of the investment process. An investment process that contributes to good and affordable pensions for our clients’ members by achieving a stable, long-term return on responsible risks. We have offices in four locations: Amsterdam, Heerlen, Hong Kong, and New York.


  • Master’s degree in the field of Risk Management, Financial Accounting, Financial Law, Economics or Econometrics, with outstanding study results;
  • A maximum of two years’ work experience;
  • Broad-ranging extra-curricular development (e.g. committee or board membership, volunteer work);
  • Fluency in English;
  • Analytical, energetic, ambitious, eager to learn, innovative, team player and critical thinker.


APG is a pension administrator managing the pensions of 4.7 million people on behalf of a number of pension funds. Our activities cover one in five families in the Netherlands. Ever since 2008, APG has been a Top Employer.
We will offer you a two-year contract with a € 3111 gross monthly salary (based on a 40-hour work week, excluding holiday pay and end-of-year bonus). Moreover, APG offers a great pension scheme, ample training and development opportunities, sports facilities, and Young APG. Want to find out more about APG as an employer? Read more here.
Want to hit the ground running on you career in Asset Management and contribute to our social role? Ready for a strong dose of innovation, digitization and modern forms of cooperation? Apply before or on 26 April. Send us your resume, motivation letter, and university transcripts, and make sure to answer questions like: Who are you? What makes you special? Why does this traineeship appeal to you? Convince us and apply!

Wie zijn wij?

For more information about this position, please contact Wim van Empel, Senior Corporate Recruiter via
If you are the person we are looking for, click here, complete the form and upload your CV including  university transcrips, and cover letter.