22. desember 2021
16. januar 2022

Local Unit & Position Description

The Global Finance Trainee programme in DNV is an excellent way to launch your career within finance, business, and economics!

The goal for you, as a Trainee in DNV, will be to build competence within finance, business and economics, more specifically in the areas of strategy, business controlling, accounting, commercial management and business analysis. The programme offers a unique opportunity to gain comprehensive understanding of the critical challenges in DNV from different perspectives of the company.

The Trainee programme is an on–the–job training programme and we seek to individually design it based on each trainee’s qualifications and learning needs.

The programme generally consists of three eight-month rotations, where at least one rotation will be outside Norway. During the course of the two-year programme you will gain experience at different levels and in specialized fields within the DNV organization.

Upon successful completion of the trainee programme, you will be offered a permanent position within the company, either abroad or in Norway. 

Position Qualifications

We are looking for graduates with a Master’s degree within finance and business administration areas by summer 2022 the latest.

You should have strong academic results and be interested in an international career. Further you may have a maximum of two years full time working experience and be able to join us from August 2022.

Preferred educational fields:

  • Business Administration/Management
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Industrial Economy

Personal qualities:

Given the nature of DNV’s business and how the group is structured it is critical to recruit qualified individuals with a strong desire for an international career within the company. This programme is part of DNV’s overall recruitment policy and is meant to fill key financial positions in the company world-wide. Consequently, it is of great importance that successful candidates are interested in potentially living and working abroad for three years or more as part of their career in DNV.

As a person you would typically fit into one or more of the following descriptions:

  • Strong interpersonal skills (communicate well in any environment)
  • Quick learner and data smart
  • Open-minded and curious
  • Proactive and self-driven
  • Desire to take part in solving complex issues (not only pointing at the solution)
  • Dedication and a creative problem-solving attitude
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment
  • Analytical, structured and systematic
  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written

What we can offer:

  • Strong company culture with emphasis on competence development
  • Great colleagues who value team development and support
  • International working environment
  • Flexible working hours and focus on work/life balance
  • Meet other young professionals through established networks and informal events
  • Building a professional network
  • 6 weeks of annual leave
  • Free shuttle bus from Sandvika and Skøyen to Høvik office
  • Well-equipped exercise center (Høvik office)

Please register your CV and attachments electronically. It is important that you enclose diplomas/transcripts/attestations together with your application letter. The application should be submitted in English.

Only applications submitted through this portal will be considered.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in risk management and assurance, with almost 12,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions. 

Whether assessing a new ship design, optimizing the performance of a wind farm, analyzing sensor data from a gas pipeline or certifying a food company’s supply chain, we enable our customers and their stakeholders to make critical decisions with confidence. 

Our employees are driven by a common purpose: to safeguard life, property, and the environment. We help tackle the challenges and global transformations facing our customers and the world today and we are a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful and forward-thinking companies.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!
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