Professional  future at UNiversal Investment

Our trainee programme for your career entry 

Start with us into your professional career as a trainee!

Besides having your training on the job on a daily basis with us, your program will be enriched and completed by trainings with focus on business as well as on your personal development. Furthermore you will be coached and supported by various personal mentors and counterparts throughout the duration of your training period.

What do we offer?

Training oppurtunities at Universal Investment

We promote an independent, committed and collegial interaction with each other and live creativity and team spirit. In employee development, we focus on professional and personal skill education courses and thus promote the individual strengths of each individual.

As a company with a proven track record, a wellknown brand image in its field of business and outstanding growth potential, we have a lot to offer to you: a performance-driven salary including social benefits of the banking sector, flexible working hours and a state-of-the art working place in terms of location and technology.

Your personal career will be directly influenced through your personal positive engagement and success. Learn more about our benefit program here.

Key Facts

  • Generalistic Trainee-Program
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start: annually by 1st of September (other start dates possible)
  • Finished Master Studies / Master Degree in Finance and/or Economics
  • Fluent in English and German


What do you can expect?

The 18 Months Trainee Program

During your 18-months trainee program you will be prepared intensively for your future tasks at Universal Investment. You get to know our business model, especially our product units, from scratch and establish a wide network across our locations. The program is suited to your individual interests and capabilities. You will be able to develop your talents, to shape your program with us and to build up a broad knowledge. During you trainee program we will decide together which department will be yours for the last phase and after your successful program.

In addition, expert and interdisciplinary trainings will support you in your individual development. Furthermore, an assignment in our Luxemburgian subsidiary lasting at least four weeks will complete your trainee program.

What is the structure of the trainee program?

The trainee program takes place mainly in Frankfurt and is structured in three phases:

1st phase: You will develop a broad understanding of our business model through assignments in various departments (key units), in particular the product areas.
2nd phase: You have the possibility to supplement your program with individual assignments in other departments (elective stations).
3rd phase: Together we decide in which department you will be employed and continue your career path with us after the successful completion of your trainee program.

What distinguishes you?

- high interest in the fund business and in financial issues
- strategic and independent way of working
- Master’s degree in Economics, Finance or a comparable subject
- international experience, e.g. semester abroad, internship abroad
- first practical experience in fund business is desirable
- very good English and German skills


You're interested in our program?