Your route into finance

Our Finance graduate programme gives you the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the financial world of a global player and kick start your career.

You will familiarise yourself with the various financial divisions of the RWE Group and become a financial expert in the energy sector. With on-the-job training and a balanced mix of online learning, face-to-face workshops and technical training, we prepare you for the challenges of the future.

You decide for yourself where your focus lies and to which locations your path should lead you.

Key facts and figures

Duration: 2 years

Placements: Four six-month placements. You can choose between departments such as:

  • Controlling
  • Risk Management
  • Accounting
  • Planning & Reporting
  • Profitability Calculation
  • Appraisal
  • Portfolio Management
  • Investor Relations
  • … new placements to choose from are added every year

Start date: September 2021

Locations: Essen and Swindon with option of rotations in Cologne and London

What you can offer

Successfully completed degree with a focus on finance (e.g. business management, business administration, finance and accounting or financial management)

Work experience is preferred, for example through internships in the energy sector or in one of the above-mentioned areas

Expertise in IRFS / IAS and HGB is a bonus

Fluent English

Passion & strong competency for figures and analytics

The willingness to assume responsibility

Team spirit and a keenness to learn new things

Real benefits

Tailored to your needs!

Excellent work-life balance

International &
diverse working

opportunities &
location change

Complimentary drinks


Individual training courses

Attractive salary & bonuses

More about us

Your application process

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  3. Video interview
  4. Assessment centre
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Applications for our 2021 Finance Graduate Programme are now closed but we would welcome you to register your interest for our 2022 Graduate Programme.

We would like to reassure students that, amidst the current Covid-19 Pandemic, we are still hiring for all our graduate programmes. Recruitment processes will be completed online during this unprecedented time and once you have applied, we will ensure you receive all relevant information regarding your application.

Register now