Trainee Financing Solutions - Corporate & Institutional Banking Talent Programme


Traineeship informatie

Organisatie: ABN AMRO

Opleidingsniveau: WO



At a glance

You have a natural feel for numbers, are business driven, deals minded and interested in advising commercial banking clients and structuring debt financings for them. You get inspired by entrepreneurs and are curious to get to know a broad range of Dutch companies. You are result-oriented and want to contribute to the sustainability shift. Is this you? Sounds like the Commercial Banking Financing Solutions Talent Programme is the perfect match for you.

Your job

In your first few weeks at ABN AMRO, you’ll follow the 5-week training programme of the Commercial & Corporate Banking Talent Programme together with your fellow graduates. Besides a broad introduction to ABN AMRO, you’ll participate in hands-on training in the fields of Accounting, Financial Analysis, Financial Modelling, Banking, Credit Risk and personal development. Trainings will be delivered by those at the very top of their field. Together, they will give you a solid basis for further development within the bank. At the same time, you will build an (international) network of graduates spanning several parts of the Commercial and Corporate Bank. A great start to your career at ABN AMRO! Following the initial training, you’ll specialise in the Financing Solutions (“FS”) Commercial Banking department. FS works on complex financing transactions for companies and institutions with turnover between EUR 2.5 million and EUR 250 million throughout the whole country, with teams in Amsterdam, Zwolle, Eindhoven, Utrecht and Rotterdam.

You will assist your colleagues in originating and structuring (complex) loans for our clients in various sectors e.g. Manufacturing, Leisure, Telecom Media & Technology, Real Estate and Retail and will work closely with other departments in the bank. You will be in the centre of expertise of the Commercial Bank, contributing to accelerating the sustainability shift of our clients and making the Commercial Bank a future-proof bank. As part of the FS team you will be trained to become a banking professional and acquire in-depth knowledge of debt financing, lending, risk management and more.

Your working environment

The Commercial Banking FS track of the Commercial & Corporate Banking Talent Programme consists of three to four rotations of four to six months. The entire program lasts 18-months. Together with your Pool Manager you will have the opportunity to plan your rotations and have a tailor-made program matching your desires and strengths. Generally, you will start in one of the Lending teams, which represents the central hub for all complex Lending activities of CB. Afterwards, you will a/o have a rotation the other teams such as Event Finance or Project Finance. Furthermore, you will have the possibility for a rotation outside FS in departments such as Capital Structuring Advisory or Loan Syndications within our Corporate Bank. Other options within the bank are also certainly possible, it’s up to you!

Your profile and Requirements

Your profile

We're looking for top graduates with an university master’s degree. You have a strong interest in finance with a natural aptitude for business. You are not afraid of numbers, are commercially oriented, get things done and are naturally adaptable. Your excellent social skills make you a natural team player. You are socially engaged and care about making the world a more sustainable place. We offer a challenging position with plenty of opportunities, which is why we set clear requirements.


- Academic Master’s degree with excellent grades;

- A natural feeling for finance and strong affinity with commercial banking. A finance or economics master is however not a prerequisite and we welcome candidates with different backgrounds, of which examples could be econometrics, engineering, physics, mathematics, social sciences;

- Relevant internships;

- Extracurricular experience and/or experience abroad;

- No more than one year of work experience;

- Strong communication skills in Dutch and English, in writing and speaking;

- Curious, excelling in a dynamic and changing work environment;

- Able to analyse the details and at the same time see the bigger picture;

- Entrepreneurial and accountable mind-set, taking ownership of your work;

- Natural team player embracing diversity with a willingness to work hard to get the job done.

What we offer

During the Commercial Banking FS Talent Programme, you will discover in 18 months what working at the bank can offer you. You will actively expand your knowledge and follow an excellent training programme offered by Nyenrode. Through your rotations at various departments within FS and the bank, you will quickly build a network and get to know the bank even better. You will also work intensively on your personal development. This is how you will discover how best to use your talent. Your manager, close colleagues, a mentor and a personal coach from Nyenrode will provide intensive guidance.

  • The opportunity to be the best you can be, work flexible hours and lots of room to grow both personally and professionally
  • The opportunity to pro-actively work on your vitality and fitness
  • A supplementary benefit budget of 11%, which you can spend on additional fringe benefits
  • A personal development budget of EUR 1.000 per year
  • When you perform well, the contract will be converted into a permanent contract after 18 months


Apply for this vacancy via the button below before July 1st 2021. Upload your CV, grades and cover letter (NB: please add your grades to either your CV or cover letter).
The general weeks of training will take place at the beginning of September and March, although we welcome applications throughout the year as we offer a rolling starting date. When you’re invited to take an aptitude test, you must complete it within five days. The test comprises sequences of numbers, figures and matrices. Furthermore the procedure consists of two interviews and a final meeting with one of our MT members.

Would you like to know more about the possibilities offered by the Commercial & Corporate Banking Talent Programme and this track? Get in touch with the CB Recruitment Team at (Recruitment) or

Traineeship informatie

Organisatie: Organisatie: ABN AMRO

Opleidingsniveau: WO



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