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SEB – LC&FI Summer Internship Programme

SEB LC&FI Summer Internship 2022 – Equity Sales and Trade Finance Client Services at SEB in Helsinki 

SEB is a leading northern European financial services group with a passion for developing our colleagues.  One of the ways we deliver on that is by involving university students in various programmes. These  programmes are very important gateways into SEB and great opportunities to get to know us, work hard,  develop, and show us your skills and passion. Does that sound like a fit for you? 

SEB’s division Large Corporates and Financial Institutions (LC&FI) offers talented students an exciting  opportunity to work with banking and finance for a few intense summer months. As an intern, you will be  involved in our daily business activities and have a great opportunity to learn about banking and gain a  thorough understanding of SEB’s business in Finland and abroad. If you have the ambition, we will support  you in growing your potential at SEB this summer!  

We have two positions in Finland for the summer 2022: Equity Sales and Trade Finance Client Services. What you will be doing  

Equity Sales: The product area to work with includes Nordic equities, more specifically sales and execution.  The main responsibilities of an intern include writing SEB Equities’ morning comments to Finnish clients and  daily sales and sales trading tasks. Tasks may also include commenting and analysing company events, such  as quarterly results, takeovers and IPOs, conducting stock screenings and selection or preparing cross-asset  sales presentations together with colleagues from different product teams.  

Trade Finance Client Services: Trade Finance Client Services is a part of Transactions Services, within SEB  and the division Large Corporate & Financial Institutions. We are looking for a Summer Intern to support the  team in the everyday tasks and ongoing projects. Trade Finance Client Services consist of an ambitious and  professionaltrade finance experts and team is offering a highest level of trade finance services in export and  import to our large corporate clients. In this position intern will have an opportunity to experience how we  advise and serve our clients in their export business. Intern will also learn to understand trade finance  products and the international rules behind the products. Intern will support the team in the everyday tasks  and ongoing projects. 

Who we are looking for 

Equity Sales: Are you interested in investments, specifically in equities? Perhaps you have solid personal  track record in trading in shares already and understand the related dynamics? Do you have an insanely  strong attention to detail and communicate fluently in Finnish and English? Can you handle three phone calls  and seven chat windows at the same time? When things don’t go the way you want, can you keep your cool?  Can you put our clients’ interests ahead of yours? If the answer to these is yes, please apply for a role in the  number one institutional equities team in town – the best “learning by doing” environment there is!  

Trade Finance Client Services: To succeed in your role, we expect you to be interested in foreign trade and  trade finance. We also appreciate good communication and collaboration skills with a positive and proactive can-do-attitude. You work well in a team, as well as independently and you can prioritize the daily work in a  

structured way. You can be a student at a university or a university of applied sciences. We wish that you  are fluent in both spoken and written English and Finnish. Experience from trade finance is an advantage.

What we offer 

We offer many experiences and benefits to our employees, and there is nuance to every individual’s career  experience, but the elements that define the core of our offering are: 

• Friendly and welcoming culture 

• International opportunities and working environment 

• Extensive training and learning opportunities 

We are 300 colleagues in Finland, working at our activity-based office in the centre of Helsinki. Our office is  designed for us – to support good collaboration and wellbeing at work. We are proud of our high  engagement and job satisfaction. At SEB you can combine the opportunities of an international organisation  with the responsibility, flexibility and variety of tasks enabled by our relatively small and thus agile teams in  Helsinki. 

It is our fundamental belief that inclusion and diversity is crucial for our future success. We strive to have an  inclusive, value-driven culture where employees feel valued, respected and involved irrespective of who  they are, what they believe or where they come from.  

Learn more about our organization, how we see our role in society and our vision on sebsta/tietoa-meista 

Ready to join? 

Please submit your application documents via our webpage tyopaikat by December 22nd at the latest. If you are interested in meeting the teams and learning more  about the positions in the LC&FI Summer Internship, please join us on a virtual event on December 9th at  10.30. You can join the event from this link. During the event you will have an opportunity to ask questions  through a chat function. In case you want to submit questions before the event or you have any questions  about the recruitment process please contact Junior HR Specialist Reetta Julkunen  reetta.julkunen(at)