Energy Trading

Traineeship Eneco Energy Trade (English)

You will follow a unique training and leadership programme.
You will experience different and challenging fields of expertise
You actively participate in the sustainable energy transition

Waarom kiezen voor Eneco?

Why choose Eneco?

In an environment full of movement and complex issues, learning and your development really take centre stage. Working along side various specialists you plunge into the world of International Energy Markets. Our Traineeship consists of three assignments of eight months in which you really can make a difference.

Wat ga je doen?

What are you going to do?

What are you going to do?

You will start your career in the heart of Energy Trading

Eneco Energy Trade (EET) is Eneco's international trade division. The place where demand meets supply. Every day, more than one hundred and thirty motivated and highly trained employees work to achieve an optimal market vision that supports Eneco's objectives.
These specialists quickly connect with each other in an informal, transparent and collegial atmosphere.

During the two-year traineeship, you'll work on three eight-month assignments at different departments within Eneco Energy Trade. In addition, you'll receive a personal leadership course and continuous support.

During our traineeship, you'll get to know different specialisations. The EET traineeship focuses on Portfolio Management, Trading, Structuring and Operations. In addition, you will work on 3 assignments, for examples:

-You look for opportunities on trading markets and develop strategies (Trading assignment);

-You negotiate large complex contracts with wind energy producers, expand our sustainable portfolio and develop and test new propositions in the market. You participate in the deal team (Structuring assignment);

-You'll push to give and maintain Eneco Energy Trade's lead through real-time analyses and optimisations (data science, systems and control), research and implementation assignments in the field of forecasting and asset optimisation (Analysis assignment);

Je bent verantwoordelijk voor:

  • You adopt lots of responsibility easily and are really goal oriented. This is how you get things done.
  • You are flexible and you are able to focus at the same time. In the rapidly changing energy market,combining these qualities is a necessity.
  • You know how to solve complex situations quickly. You approach these situation from an analytical point of view. You are also decisive and can explain or present this to your colleagues.

Wat breng je mee?

What do you bring?

As trainee you are open to new knowledge and skills and are eager to progress in your career. You take responsibility and take action when you have to. You think in terms of solutions. You embrace new and innovative ideas and like to pitch them. Other important points:
  • A completed Master's degree in a technical, economic or quantitative direction;
  • Strong analytical skills, an entrepreneurial mentality, you are eager to learn and quickly pick up new areas of interest;
  • You graduated no longer than 2 years ago;
  • You have a great interest in sustainable energy and a sustainable future as a whole;

Wij hebben je veel te bieden:

  • The possibility to work at the heart of the energy transition
  • Professional and personal development
  • We'll train you into a skilled professional
  • Working alongside specialists and people with the same mindset
  • You contribute in the development of making the Netherlands more sustainable


Would you like to know more about the traineeship?

Send your question to and we'll get back to you as soon as possible

Getting excited already?
That's great! We would like to receive your application before 28 May next. Be quick because we only have a limited number of places for this unique traineeship!

Okay, that sounds great, what's next?

1. You can apply via this website. We would like to receive your CV and a motivation. We are also looking forward to your list of grades. We will let you know within a few days if you can proceed to the next round: the personal interview.

2. Online assessment of 90 minutes. We'd like to know even more about you, are you also suited to Eneco Energy Trade in terms of competencies, IQ, attitude and learning skills? We'll find out by means of an online assessment. We'll give you feedback a week after completing the assessment.

3. Personal interview: we are of course very curious about the person behind that beautiful CV. That is why we would like to get to know you. Between May 13th and May 27th, we will conduct selection interviews.

4. Selection day 17 June
On the 29th of May we will let you know which candidates we will invite for the selection day. If you are one of the lucky ones, we will send you an invitation for this special day on 17 June. This day will be dedicated to a group assignment, a case study interview and a personal interview. Of course you will receive more information a week before.

5. Contract!
If you have successfully passed the selection day you will receive a contract from us and your summer holiday can really start. We look forward to seeing you as our colleague on September 1st!

Questions about the application process can be addressed to Jaap Beijerman, Corporate Recruiter, 06-25565812.

Sollicitatie procedure

Stap 1
Je solliciteert online
Stap 2
Wij bekijken je CV en motivatie
Stap 3
Wij nodigen je uit voor een 1e gesprek bij ons op kantoor
Stap 4
In je mail ontvang je een uitnodiging om deel te nemen aan een online assessment
Stap 5
Om elkaar nog wat beter te leren kennen volgt er een 2e gesprek bij ons op kantoor
Stap 6
Een externe screening partner neemt contact met jou op
Stap 7
Gefeliciteerd, de recruiter bespreekt telefonisch jouw job aanbod en arbeidsvoorwaarden

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