Internship Securities Research - Life Sciences

Van Lanschot Kempen
Asset Management , Banking, Corporate Finance
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Job description

Do you have interest in financial markets and affinity with Life Sciences (biotech, pharma, medtech, diagnostics) and are you up for the challenge? Apply now and become a part of the Securities Research Life Sciences team for a period of 3 to 6 months.

The Securities Research teams are continuously looking for talented students for full time internships in which interns operate as a fully-fledged team member and carry out sector and company analysis in co-operation with the team’s research analysts. The output of such studies is immediately used for our research reports which are sent to investors. During the intensive period you will become acquainted with the basics of the equity brokerage business and obtain in-depth knowledge of the European Life Sciences sector.

Would you like to work with entrepreneurial, ambitious colleagues on exciting Life Sciences stocks? Then this is a position for you!

Who are we looking for?

Kempen seeks university students with ambition, drive and proven talent. While the requirement for both an economic and scientific background is not a prerequisite, interest in the financial sector and Life Sciences sector are. Kempen requires its analysts to rise to the challenge, and our interns are no exception. Are you results-oriented, driven, an entrepreneur and customizable? Do you think you fit in our organization and do you want to take on the challenge?

 Check your profile:

  • Master degree or enrolled in a master program (scientific or finance/economics);
  • Affinity with financial markets and the Life Sciences sector;
  • Analytically strong;
  • Excellent grades.

Company information

Van Lanschot Kempen

The story behind Van Lanschot and Kempen is a fascinating one. It is a story of people with guts, energetic and intelligent people who are determined to be successful. It is a story about people who exceed expectations, take responsibility, carefully consider opportunities they identify and subsequently capitalize on them, people with an entrepreneurial spirit and an unwavering passion for their work. Candidates who fit this description can expect to be given every opportunity within our company. This is where the magic happens! We are a specialized and independent asset management company with a strong focus on wealth retention, wealth protection and wealth creation for our clients. Our strength lies in the special, strong relationships that our reputable brands, Van Lanschot and Kempen, have with private and institutional clients. Private banking, asset management and merchant banking are the areas in which we excel and in which we differentiate ourselves by the personal attention we give our clients, as well as our expertise and experience.


Kempen fosters an open culture that consistently provides young talents with every opportunity to make an impact in the organization early on in their career. Kempen offers challenging career opportunities to courageous and ambitious finance professionals with a common sense view and the ability to stand their ground at boardroom level. Candidates who fit this description can expect to be given ample space and support to reach their full potential. Kempen is an employer of choice with over a century of experience, and has developed into a leading merchant bank specializing in asset management, corporate finance, securities broking, and private equity. We excel in our services and take pride in our excellence!

This pride is the founding block of our culture. We stand by our word and do what we say we will, with total commitment to our clients, and fully focused on being the best at what we do!

Securities department

In the Dealing Room we have specialists engaged in research, sales, sales trading and trading. Research is responsible for proactively forming an opinion on the firms in their coverage universe and publishing reports, recommendations and price targets. Sales is engaged in advising international institutional investors. They also organize roadshows and seminars worldwide, and bring other investors and management teams of listed companies together. Sales Trading and Trading is where supply and demand comes together and trades are executed.

What do we offer?

We provide excellent and relevant guidance during your internship period. Through personal guidance we ensure that you get good opportunities during your internship. If you take the opportunities, Kempen could be a good first step in your career. We invest in our professionals and represent our people. This starts with our interns.


Please contact us.

For further information, please contact our recruitment team at Please note that your grading lists is a mandatory step in the application process. Without these documents we cannot process your application.


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