Finding an English-speaking job in finance as a non-native speaker in the Netherlands is tough. This is why we previously asked a recruiter to give her top tips. Now, it’s time to show you the hard facts: these Corporate Finance and Venture Capital companies are hiring English speaking candidates!
Get international exposure, training and guidance, and make a measurable impact – you can have all these things at Rabobank! They help both Dutch and international large corporations or other financial institutions with projects that they firmly believe in and that contribute to a more sustainable, better world.
Join their M&A (Mergers & Acquisitions) or Equity Capital Markets (ECM) team and work with international clients on complex and relevant challenges, such as the food system transition and energy transition. Their teams have a flatter hierarchical culture than what you normally find in a large bank, and they work together on challenging, dynamic projects for well-known brands, such as Oatly!
Discover what it’s like to work at Rabobank!
Van Lanschot Kempen
Working at Van Lanschot Kempen means that you can join one of their Sector teams (Life Sciences & Healthcare, Tech & FinTech, Real Estate, Renewables & Digital Infrastructure, Corporate Advisory) or their Product Teams (Debt Advisory or Equity Capital Markets). Their clients include Ticketswap, Hansa Biopharma, or Paris Aeroport.
The company culture of Van Lanschot Kempen is personal and offers a lot of room for entrepreneurial spirits with initiative. At the same time, they have a well-developed on-the-job training with a structured curriculum and mentorship.
Are you eager to learn, have an entrepreneurial spirit and are in a master phase/degree with economic, econometrics, financial, business, legal, scientific or technical background?
If these traits describe you, reach out to us to find out more about their upcoming internship vacancies.
Do you want to become part of a professional organization where you can be yourself, make an impact, but also receive a lot of training and guidance? Join NIBC’s team in the Hague!
NIBC has a “YES” mentality. They are a forward-thinking enterprising bank focused on their clients’ most decisive financial moments, with offices in the Hague, Frankfurt, London, and Brussels. The past projects that they supported include the redevelopment of a contaminated site to a sustainable logistics center, the revitalization of a shopping center, the expansion of high speed connections accessible for millions of households in rural Spain, and much more!
NIBC is a relatively small bank, giving way to an informal and open culture, with room for feedback, new ideas and a highly-valued work-life balance.
Sounds good? Join their team as an intern or starter!
Finance can go hand in hand with societal benefits, and Rubio Impact Ventures proves it! Rubio is a Venture Capital firm investing in ambitious enterprises with beneficial societal impact.
They invest in three impact themes: Circular Solutions, Healthy Systems and PeoplePower, with the ultimate purpose to create healthy returns for people and for the planet. Marqt, Mosa Meat, and Microverse are just a few of the change-makers that they invested in!
Rubio’s team likes to describe itself as “a unique breed of (ad)venture capitalists.” They are looking for motivated individuals with ingrained curiosity that are passionate about impact investing.
If you think that you’ve got what it takes to work in the dynamic environment of a venture capital firm, but with a sustainable twist, reach out to find out more about this opportunity!
If entrepreneurship is in your blood and you have a passion for the latest technologies, you might want to read more about Peak. With offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, and Stockholm, Peak is a committed, analytical, supportive Venture Capital firm. They invest in early-stage SaaS, Marketplaces and Platforms, some of which you might have heard of (Catawiki, Trengo, United Wardrobe, Channable).
An analytical self-starter interested in the tech sector, and a go-getter that is well-organized and communicative. This is what Peak’s ideal candidate sounds like.
Do you find yourself in this description? Discover their intern vacancy!
With these tips, and these companies as a starting point, you are getting one step closer to landing your job as an English-speaking (aspiring) finance professional living in the Netherlands.