Graduate Trader

Graduate Trader

Flow Traders, Amsterdam*

Every year on the 1st of March, June, September, December

*Flow Traders offers visa sponsorship and a comprehensive relocation package for those relocating from a European country outside of the Netherlands

Maxime Wolters

Let’s have a chat about this job.

What will you get?

Nice to have

What will you do?

What will you get?

  • The opportunity to experience the world with our global rotation program

  • 3 month training program

  • Ongoing learning opportunities through the Flow Academy

  • Competitive compensation, including an annual discretionary profit share

  • In-house facilities such as: gym, bar and lounge, catered lunch, weekly massages and annual trip

  • Visa sponsorship and relocation package (if you are moving from Germany, Belgium, or the UK).

Nice to have

(Quantitative) Finance, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics or related fields;

Interest in global financial markets;

An entrepreneurial mindset that embraces creativity and thrives on innovative problem-solving;

Strategic board games, Chess, Poker or related.

What will you do?

  • Hands-on trading;
  • Project work (thinking of new trading strategies and improving them;
  • Collaboration with your teammates.

The vacancy

Kickstart your trading career with our elite 3-month training program in Amsterdam. Learn from the best as you delve into our core business, financial products, and trading processes. Gain valuable hands-on experience through simulations and classes led by the best people in the field. Collaborate with fellow graduates before being placed on an established trading desk that aligns with your skills and passions. As you take on more responsibilities and come up with creative ideas, you’ll contribute to the overall success of your desk.

Jiani, Quantitative Trader, Amsterdam office

“I joined Flow Traders as a Graduate Trader, and I am currently focused on algorithmic trading in Fixed Income products. I think the job is challenging and has a steep learning curve, but it also brings a lot of excitement when you see live feedback and results.”

Bianca, Institutional Trader, New York Office

“Since I joined Flow Traders full time, no two days are truly the same and it is a dynamic environment to be part of. From the entrepreneurial spirit where people feel supported to suggest and promote change, to the fast pace at which we implement innovative strategies.”

Laurens, Trader, Amsterdam Office

“Flow Traders is a high-energy environment. We work in small teams and I learn from my peers every day. As a Trader, I am looking at incoming and outgoing trades, and I monitor trades done by automated systems. I also improve the automated trading setup, monitor capital, and work on metrics to automatically reduce/assign capital.”

Application process

Flow Traders


Historically specialized in Exchange Traded Products (ETPs), Flow Traders now also offers liquidity in Digital Assets, Fixed Income, Commodities and Foreign Exchange (FX). Founded in 2004, we continuously growing our team and organization, expanding our product offering, large counterparty network and trading capabilities to ensure that our trading hubs in Europe, the US and APAC can provide liquidity across all major exchanges and trading platforms, globally, 24 hours a day.

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