Investment Support Internship (Africa/MENA)

Driebergen-Rijsenburg (Netherlands)

10 juni 2024

Do you want to make a difference and contribute to creating a better world? Are you interested in developing your skills and knowledge, while putting your ideals to work? Join us, we are a frontrunner in ethical banking and global impact investing, and we need people like you to make change happen.

We believe that money can change the world for the better. In fact, our organisation was founded on this belief. Our mission is to create a society that protects and promotes the quality of life of all its members with human dignity at its core.

Our organisation has grown in both scale and complexity over the last few years, creating more opportunities for young people to join us. We would like now to bring on board a dynamic and positive-minded student to support and learn from one of our investment teams during a 6-month internship.


How you will make a difference

You will help us to ‘finance change to change finance’, by supporting activities of our investment team responsible for Latin America region at Impact Private Debt & Equity department at Triodos Investment Management.

As a part of your daily routine:

  • You will monitor clients; analyse Monitoring Reports, portfolio performance and financial statements
  • You will support Investment Manager(s) in analysing financial-, risk- and sustainability data
  • You will support the investment team preparing and analysing portfolio data
  • You will prepare market and country analysis reports together with Investment Manager(s)

What you will bring

Your unique potential and your values matter for us most. We look for people who are self-aware and who think in a holistic way, always conscious about their impact on society, environment, and the economy.

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • be studying at an accredited University and in the final years of the studies. The internship is relevant for students specialized in finance, business economics, business administration, investment management, sustainability and international studies/emerging markets
  • have affinity for research and analytical work
  • have affinity for the Africa/MENA region
  • be proactive and well-organised with a hands-on and facilitating attitude
  • be able to work independently although you will work closely with experienced members of the team
  • have strong command of English, both orally and in writing is necessary. French is an advantage.
  • have excellent knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Word
  • have availability for 6 months

Your future colleagues

Within Triodos Investment Management (Triodos IM), a 100% subsidiary of Triodos Bank, the team of Investments in Private Debt and Equity (IPD&E) manages funds that invest in financial institutions specialized in the provision of microfinance and SME finance loans in emerging markets, where the use of Fintech opens new routes to provide access to financial services. We are expanding our outreach in support of prominent transition themes like the Energy, Food & agriculture transition and Social inclusion.

Wat we bieden

What we offer you

An inspiring work culture

The most important thing about working with us is that you are part of community that is changing the world for the better. We are constantly improving our work culture to create conditions where every person can thrive, so you are able to:

  • find a sense of meaning in your work
  • create positive energy and impact with your co-workers
  • build mutual trust and respect in working relationships
  • enjoy fulfilment at a professional and personal level

A comfortable working environment

Our award-winning sustainable head office is based in Driebergen-Zeist, the Netherlands at the Reehorst Estate, just a 3 minutes’ walk from the train station. Combined with working from home, it is an inspiring place to work and connect with your colleagues. One of the interesting facts about it is that we can completely take the building apart and move it to a new location.

And of course, great internship conditions:

  • a dynamic learning environment
  • a challenging internship with many possibilities for professional development
  • a permanent mentor to help and coach you
  • a mobility card (including free private travels)
  • flexible working hours and the opportunity to work from home
  • an internship fee up to EUR 500,- (based on 40 hours)
  • fun outings organised by Young Triodos

Sounds interesting?

If you feel that you want to make a difference, don’t hesitate to join the Triodos community by applying for this role.

Everyone is welcome to join us. Our culture is built on values that aim to benefit both society and individuals. We are committed to equity and diversity, and we value everyone’s perspective. We strive to create an environment in which all co-workers and our broader community can feel safe and included.

The closing date for applications is: 10.07.2024

If the role interests you but you still have some questions, please connect with us. If there are any additional adjustments you may need during the application process, please contact us via email: [email protected] .

We also don’t want to miss out on candidates who feel they don’t exactly match the job description, so if this is a role that sounds interesting to you, and you feel you could add value, please apply!


Who we are

Triodos Bank is a leading expert in sustainable banking, founded in 1980 in the Netherlands, with branches in Belgium, Germany, United Kingdom, and Spain.

Triodos Investment Management is a globally recognised leader in impact investing, that currently manages 20 funds invested in both Europe and emerging markets.

Triodos Regenerative Money Centre is our business unit launched in 2019 with the explicit goal of restoring and regenerating nature and society.

We are a certified B Corp since 2015. B Corp is a growing global community of successful and sustainable companies that create positive social impact and change.

We are also one of the founders of The Global Alliance for Banking on Values, a global network of independent banks using finance to deliver sustainable economic, social, and environmental development. | |


Driebergen-Rijsenburg (Netherlands)


10 juni 2024