Home > Job opportunities > Institutions and agencies > (ESMA) European Securities and Markets Authority

(ESMA) European Securities and Markets Authority

ESMA is an independent EU Authority that contributes to safeguarding the stability of the European Union's financial system by enhancing the protection of investors and promoting stable and orderly financial markets.



Traineeships (various profiles)

Open for application: 29/03/2021 - 12:00
Deadline: 31/12/2022 - 12:00(Brussels time)
Location(s): Paris (France)
Type of contract: Trainee

ESMA has organized general calls for expression of interests for a traineeship positions, without any specific deadline for applications for the following profiles:

  • Transversal
  • Legal
  • Financial Markets

The aim of our traineeship programmes is to provide graduates/undergraduate students with a unique and first-hand experience of the workings of ESMA. 

Traineeships offer 6-12 months applied training in market analysis, statistics or data management. It provides also insights into conceptual and empirical issues of financial market functioning and integration, as well as regulation, supervision and enforcement in the European Union. 

For further information please consult vacancy notices available on ESMA’s recruitment portal.

Who can apply: Graduates and undergraduates

Duration: 6 months with a possibility of a further 6 months extension (for a maximum of 12 months in total)


  • 1201.57 € (undergraduate traineeship)
  • 1802.36 € (graduate traineeship)

Starting Dates: various

More information: https://esmacareers.adequasys.com