GTP - Marketing & Sales Specialist (Asset Management)

As Marketing & Sales Specialist in our Asset Management, you will benefit from the full Graduate Trainee Program offerings during your time at Vontobel.

Your opportunity

As Marketing & Sales Specialist you will work within our Asset Management Boutique, in particular our Global Sales and Marketing units. You will…

  • Rotate within the modules ‘Investment Communications (Global Sales)’, ‘Swiss Clients (Global Sales)’, ‘Marketing Campaigning’, ‘Digital Marketing/Social Media’ .

  • Have the chance to optionally obtain a CFA or CAIA certification.

  • Start on October 1, 2021 and conclude the program September 30, 2023 (24 months).

  • You will understand how our Asset Management works and what the structures and processes are like. You will find out how our products work and be at the core of our client work within Vontobel.

  • The entry options after this program are vast. You could start as Digital Marketing Associate, Client Support Specialist, Jr. Relationship Manager, RFP (request for proposal) Writer, Jr. Content Consultant, Sales Coordinator or Data & Operations Manager.

Within this Program, you will work with colleagues from our Marketing and Global Sales teams, learning how to put our clients at the center of any project.

Within Investment Communications, you will work on real client communications, to deliver the thoughts of our Portfolio Managers across multiple media types to reach our clients.

In the Sales rotation, you will gain insight into the day-to-day business of a Client Relationship Manager, by assisting team members, and thereby gain exposure to our clients & partners.

Within Marketing, you will gain insights into our strategic approach, promoting our capabilities, the know how of our experts and the quality of our products through a sustainable  content and channel strategy. You will be an essential part of a marketing campaign, creating and distributing valuable content to attract and retain clearly defined audiences with measurable results.

You will be based with your teams in the heart of our Asset Management, at Genferstrasse 27, Zurich.


Your background includes..

  • A Masters degree (university or university of applied sciences), you are eligible with up to a maximum of 24 months of work experience after your Masters

  • A study background in a business related field (finance, business, marketing, communications, content management).

  • At least one work experience in the (financial) industry

You are

  • Truly client-service oriented and want to go the extra mile

  • Excited about the financial industry

  • A curious person, with an analytical and structured mindset

  • A pro-active person

  • Fluent in English

  • Authorized to work in the EU or Switzerland, we welcome candidates with an international background

Please note: We only consider complete applications (with CV, high school/matura certificate (with grades), as well as Bachelor/Master certificates (with grades).

HSG Students: Please submit your Assessment grades as well.


Thank you for the time to consider Vontobel. We appreciate you taking the time to submit your application. Our Talent Acquisition team will carefully assess your application and will respond to you in a timely manner.

If you have any question you can contact us through our contact form.



Zürich / Genferstrasse 27