• Risk
  • Traineeship
  • Junior
  • €3,629 p/m
  • Rotterdam

Junior Risk Manager in Rotterdam region

Are you nearing the completion of your studies in Finance, Economics, IT, or a related field? Kickstart your career as a Risk Manager at a financial institute in Rotterdam region! Quickly enhance your analytical and problem-solving abilities while also focusing on your personal growth through our extensive traineeship program.

What you’ll be doing

As a Risk Manager, you will be responsible for conducting comprehensive risk analyses on operational processes to identify vulnerabilities and areas of non-compliance. You will develop, implement, and maintain control frameworks to mitigate these risks and ensure regular monitoring and adjustment of controls.

You will work closely with various departments to integrate risk awareness into all operational activities. By staying up-to-date with industry trends, developments, and regulations, you will apply this knowledge to risk management strategies.

This is you

  • You have a bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, IT, or a related field.
  • 0-3 years of experience in risk management within the financial sector or another highly regulated sector.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to break down complex issues and develop effective solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills, capable of clearly presenting risk analyses and recommendations to various audiences.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong focus on accuracy and thoroughness in all aspects of your work.
  • Proactive and self-motivated, with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

What our traineeship brings to you

Accelerate your development

Get ready to grow. With a jam-packed schedule, you’ll take huge strides in developing knowledge and skills. Plus, you’ll get a personal budget to spend on specialised training and courses.

A personal talent manager

During your traineeship, you’ll be guided by your very own talent manager. By giving you their full focus and personalised advice, you’ll learn a lot about your qualities and how you can unlock your full potential. But it doesn’t stop there; you’ll also find out what your blind spots are and how you deal with pitfalls.

Close-knit group of young professionals

You’re not in this alone. Share your experiences and knowledge with young professionals from all kinds of backgrounds in both a professional and personal environment. You’ll see that by the end of your traineeship, you’ll have built strong personal and professional relationships with this group of people.

The benefits

  • A gross salary of at least €3,629.53 per month based on a 40-hour workweek (including holiday pay and a 13th-month bonus).
  • Development opportunities in a rapidly growing environment.
  • 25 vacation days (based on a 40-hour workweek).
  • Travel allowance.
  • A wide selection of professional training courses, including CFA and Access.
  • A personal education budget of €2,000 per year, to be spent as you wish.
  • The option to work from home (partially).

"When you start working full-time straight out of university, you need some time to adjust. By pursuing a traineeship, you get added value of proper guidance and advice."

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Young Professional

“The traineeship really boosted my confidence. I stand up for myself more, and I have more confidence in my own abilities.”

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Young Professional

This is where you'll be working

You will work in an inspiring and flexible environment that combines remote work with in-office collaboration. The core team is based in the Rotterdam region, with occasional trips to another office for strategic meetings.

You will be part of a dynamic, collaborative atmosphere, working closely with various teams and departments. This setup offers you the opportunity to enhance your communication and teamwork skills. Continuous learning and personal development are encouraged through ongoing training and workshops, ensuring you stay up-to-date with the latest risk management developments and regulations.

Not your average employer

During your traineeship, you’re employed by Solid Professionals. And let us tell you, we’re not your average employer. We are convinced organisations are built by the people who work for them, which leads us to believe that we need to help our employees achieve their full potential.


Your development and happiness at work are our priority. We aim to be your source of information and knowledge and hope to be someone you can truly rely on. To stay connected with one another, we organise lunches, drinks, BBQs, and sports activities. We also regularly invite interesting guest speakers, so we all stay inspired. With all these fun and interesting activities, you’ll get to know all of your fellow trainees and alumni who have gone through the same process as you.

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I’ve applied. What now?

Interested? Apply now. We’ll contact you as soon as possible to see if there’s a match. Do you have any questions about the application process? Check our FAQ!