Trainee to the Strategic Planning & Analysis Division at European Investment Bank

Expires tomorrow

The European Investment Fund (EIF) is seeking to recruit for its Strategic Planning & Analysis Division - Financial Planning Unit, at its headquarters in Luxembourg a Trainee.
(Duration: five (5) months & Starting date: November-March 2021)

Overall objective:

The internship will focus on enhancing the Activity dashboards in Tableau and on updating the profitability model of EIF mandates.


Under the guidance of his/her Supervisor, s/he will be assigned to the following tasks:

  • Support the SPA Team in gathering internal financial data related to EIF’s activity report to be uploaded to Tableau dashboards;
  • Participate in the analysis of the financial data and enhance the visualisation;
  • Compile previous year’s data and ensure the accuracy of the data in the Tableau dashboards;
  • Gather historical mandate data from Business Objects, E-Front and Tableau platforms;
  • Perform data sanity checks to improve the data input to new profitability models and reassessment of existing models.

Expected outcome:

  • Updated Tableau dashboards with accurate data including past years;
  • Enhance and propose visualisation of financial data to support management decisions;
  • Re-assessed profitability models for existing mandates;
  • Aggregated mandate portfolio models in Tableau and consistent ex-ante model outcomes.


  • University degree (or on-going studies at advanced stage) in a Business, Management Control or Finance related field;
  • Knowledge of IFRS standards will be a distinct advantage;
  • Understanding of EIF's products;
  • Strong knowledge of IT applications (in particular Excel) and data analysis;
  • Knowledge of Tableau visualisation tool would be a plus;
  • Good financial background;
  • Excellent analytical and implementation skills;
  • Prior experience in banking/finance and/or familiarity with valuation techniques would be a plus;
  • Ease with IT applications and data analyses and presentation;
  • Knowledge of accounting and financial concepts;
  • Ability to analyse and value businesses, experience in data mining and data management.


  • Rigor and sense of detail;
  • Good synthesis skills;
  • Fluency in English; knowledge of further EU languages considered an asset;
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work productively;
  • Demonstrate initiative, capability to work autonomously under given objectives and organise own work effectively even under time pressure.

Deadline for applications: Tuesday, 27th October 2020

Due to high volume of applications, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.