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Trainee Program - Risk Management (m/f/d)

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Date: 29-Sep-2021

Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

Company: Uniper



Do you want to be part of #unipersnextgeneration and shape the energy world of tomorrow with us?



What awaits you?

As a Graduate in the Trainee Program, you have the opportunity to get to know different divisions and to gain valuable experience. The 18- / 24-month program based in Germany, with a combination of pre-defined and flexible stations, also gives you the opportunity to gain international experience and work in various business units. The program offers an in-depth insight into our business and enables you to explore and develop your competencies. You will have the chance to bring-in and enhance your social and collaborative skills. You will get personal mentoring and a buddy from day one to ensure you have the best possible foundation for the next step in your career at Uniper.



What will you do?

•    You will develop a deep understanding of Uniper’s international business and corporate environment
•    You will learn from experts from many different fields, bring in your own ideas and work on your own projects in collaboration with various stakeholders
•    You will develop your technical, operational and interpersonal skills 
•    You will contribute to the analysis of Credit Risk & Market Risks as well as investment appraisals using state of the art risk management techniques
•    You will develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders (i.e. commodity trading desks, sales desks, risk department, legal functions)
•    You will contribute to the challenging and exciting development and delivery of the Risk Management team's path on digitalization



What should you bring along?

•    A successfully completed degree focusing on Finance, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering or Natural Sciences
•    Relevant internships and/or working student placements
•    Intercultural experience is crucial, experience abroad is a plus
•    Curiosity and openness towards working in an intercultural environment
•    Strong sense of responsibility and proactivity 
•    Ability to use common sense and see the big picture without losing attention to detail
•    Pursuit of continuous improvement with a hands-on mentality
•    Advanced interpersonal communication skills
•    Proficiency in English language, both orally and in writing; German language skills as a plus




For more information on our Trainee Program, please check our home page:


For further questions, please contact:
Henriette Dobler / Laura Johanns


Please note that applications by email cannot be considered for data protection reasons.



Job information

Contract type: Trainee (fixed-term) 
Working Hours:     Full time 
Start Date: 01/04/2022
Deadline: 01/11/2021




Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.