Graduate Real Estate Investment Management Traineeship – CBRE Investment Management

The CBRE Investment Management Real Estate Asset Management Traineeship is a challenging trainee program aimed at future Real Estate leaders and High Value Specialists. We offer you an in-depth insight on all aspects of the (international) real estate investment management market. We will coach and train you to contribute substantially to the development of our company now and in the future! 

This traineeship position is open to talented and ambitious master graduates who wish to improve their knowledge of international real estate investment management activities and also want to develop and grow personally. We assume that you like to operate hands-on and take responsibility at the same time.

You will be based out of the Netherlands and will rotate within the Dutch organization cross-sectors and cross-departments (for example: Asset Management Retail, Offices, Logistics, Residential, Transactions, Finance, Strategy). You will also be offered the opportunity to do a rotation in one of our other European offices. 

Key features of our Traineeship

  • This is a 18 months program consisting of challenging rotations: a two times six-months Asset Management assignment in either Retail, Residential, Offices or Logistics. A six to 12 months assignment abroad in one of the other European offices; 
  • Intensive in-house developed training & development program, the Investment Analyst Program. You will follow this training program together with Analysts/ Senior Analysts who recently joined our business in EMEA, APAC and the Americas;
  • Building up a strong (international) network in the real estate investment management industry;
  • Exposure to and guidance from our Senior Leadership; 
  • Personal career guidance;
  • Interesting career opportunities; 
  • You are offered a 18 months contract, after the traineeship you will get, by good performance, a permanent contract.

Requirements / Person Specification 

  • You are a master graduate with a degree preferably in Real Estate, Finance, Economics, Engineering, Urban and Rural Planning, Econometrics, Business Administration or Legal; 
  • You have no more than two years of working experience;
  • You have demonstrated interest in real estate;
  • You have experience in or knowledge of real estate (for example taking a real estate course at university or by doing an internship at a real estate firm);
  • You have an international mind-set; 
  • You are highly ambitious; you constantly drive improvement and set stretching goals; 
  • You are good at identifying market drivers and you really understand your customer; 
  • You stand out by your ability to organize, analyze and translate strategic relevant information; 
  • You are a real team player who is interested in the motives and behaviors of colleagues and drives collaboration; 
  • You have developed skills from extra-curricular activities like volunteer work, internships, or committee activities; 
  • Fluency in Dutch and English are required, any other European language is a definite plus.


Apply via the following link.