Traineeship: Asset Management - Investment/Portfolio Management

Traineeship: Asset Management - Investment/Portfolio Management

Published Deadline Location
5 Apr 28 Apr Amsterdam

Job description

Investing. Returns. Risk. Capital markets. Alternative investments. Fiduciary
management. If these get you excited, APG’s Investment / Portfolio

Management Traineeship is right up your alley.

APG located in Amsterdam has a vacancy for a Traineeship: Asset Management - Investment/Portfolio Management.


Asset management is one of APG’s business unit. Our clients 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.

As an Asset management trainee, you will get to know all aspects of APG in two years’ time, by completing several assignments. Possible assignments include developing a performance tool, market analysis of infrastructure possibilities in Eastern Europe, or setting up an investment case. You will get stuck into your assignments, but you will also work on your personal development. Because 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. A unique start to your career.




  • Master’s degree in a field related to Economics, 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
  • Energetic, ambitious, eager to learn, and innovative

Conditions of employment

APG is a pension administrator managing the pensions of 4.5 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 € 3146 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 28 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! Take a look at the follow-up process and put the dates in your calendar today.

Additional information

For more information about this position, please contact Willemijn de Moor, Corporate Recruiter via


If you are the person we are looking for, click on the apply button, complete the form and upload your CV and covering letter.

Responses from employment agencies will not be considered.

Keywords: Trainee, Traineeship, Asset Management, Investment, Portfolio Management.


  • Research, Development, Innovation; Policy and staff positions
  • Natural Sciences; Economics
  • max. 40 hours per week, temporary
  • max. €3146 per month
  • University Graduate
  • AT Traineeship: Asset Management - Investment/Portfolio Management


Basisweg 30, 1043 AP, Amsterdam

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Application procedure

Application procedure

Make sure to apply no later than 28 Apr 2019.