About the position
The summer internship is a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in one of the largest sovereign wealth funds in the world. Join an excellent environment for professional development and growth – every role in our organisation plays a role in delivering on our mission, and our summer internships are no different.
As an intern you get a unique opportunity to contribute to the fund early on and to learn from top professionals. You will get a variety of development opportunities including skills courses, team projects, networking and a lunchtime lecture series. During the internship you will receive a full introduction to the organisation, with high exposure to- and engagement with top management. There will also be social events and team activities. In our organisation we nurture a culture where our employees have fun at work.
During the summer you will be assigned to work on your own project within a specific department. Just a few examples of previous projects were “Debt funded M&A”, “Assessment of company climate risk”, “The future of payments”, and “Analysis of the apparel retail e-commerce sector in Europe”.
Our London summer internship lasts for eight weeks between June and August, and it is based in our office in London.
We are looking for students from a range of different academic disciplines, who take initiative, are curious and have the desire to learn. You should demonstrate flexibility, be eager to work in teams, and be interested in an internationally focused job with a real purpose. We are looking for people with different mindsets, who are comfortable in taking risks. We encourage people from different socio-economic and minority backgrounds to apply. It is important to us that you can demonstrate an interest in the fund’s mission and mandate.
This position offers a competitive annual salary of GBP 45,000.
Application deadline: 24.09.2023
Employer: Norges Bank Investment Management
Title: Summer internship 2024 – London
Employment type: Internship
Percentage of full-time: 100
Webcruiter ID: 4688997442
When applying, you will need to fill in a structured CV form and answer a few questions about your motivation. We kindly request applicants to complete all sections of the structured CV form diligently and ensure that all necessary information is provided within the structured CV form. You do not need to submit a separate CV document. A cover letter is not required. Other relevant documents can be uploaded.
To be eligible, you must have the right to lawfully work in the United Kingdon. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer visa sponsorship, accommodation or relocation support in London.
Our internship programme will start in mid-June 2024.
Applicants must be of sound character with personal finances in order and must be security approved in accordance with Norges Bank’s rules. Applicants will be required to submit a police certificate of conduct. Education and work experience will be verified.
What we offer
Norges Bank Investment Management offers a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations as part of one of the world’s largest funds. Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth.
Our core values of excellence, innovation, integrity, and team spirit underpin our culture and how we operate across all our offices. We collaborate and share information within our organisation where 35 nationalities are represented. English as our common working language. Our organisation is grounded in trust, high ethical standards, a flat hierarchy, and diversity. We aim to increase the share of women to exceed or match the industry average across all functions. Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees.
Are you interested?
We would love to hear from you! You can apply through the link in this ad, that will take you to the application form in our recruitment system. Applications will be reviewed after the application period closes.
Do you have questions about the role or the team? Please contact Iris Kvæstad or Teodora Cowie at email@example.com
Norges Bank Investment Management manages the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, often referred to as the Norwegian Oil fund. The aim of the fund is to ensure responsible and long-term management of revenue from Norway’s oil and gas resources so that this wealth benefits both current and future generations of Norway.
Our objective as manager of the fund is to generate the highest possible return on the fund. We aim to achieve this in a safe, efficient, responsible and transparent manner, and within government guidelines.
The fund is the largest single owner in the world’s stock markets, owning almost 1.4 percent of all shares in the world’s listed companies. This means that we have holdings in around 9,000 companies worldwide. In addition, the fund owns hundreds of properties in some of the world’s leading cities and global distribution networks, invest in renewable energy infrastructure and receives a steady income from bonds issued by governments and related institutions and securities issued by companies.
We have offices in Oslo, London, New York, Singapore and Shanghai. Our global presence brings us closer to the markets we invest in and ensures stronger links with partners in different parts of the world.
As manager of one of the world’s largest funds we have developed a highly skilled investment organisation with a global outlook. We are more than 500 people from 38 nations. The large size of the fund implies great responsibilities and corresponding opportunities. We can offer a broad exposure to pressing issues in the industry and great learning opportunities along the whole scope of its specialities. We are looking for experienced investment professionals, as well as new talent.