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Are you one of us?

Pareto Securities is a knowledge company, and our business is all about the people working here. Therefore, we constantly search for new colleagues with the right mindset and talent to join us. We have built our organization over years by giving young talents early responsibility and allowing them to prosper to become dealmakers and key employees of our firm.

Working at Pareto Securites

We look for talents who can be our key employees of tomorrow

Pareto Securities wants to get in touch with young graduates and experienced candidates with solid analytical and communication skills, who are result oriented and triggered by tough competition. You must be a team player and have a strong motivation to contribute to our team. Being a broker, research analyst or an investment banker also involve the highest degree of integrity.

As a young professional at Pareto Securities, you will from day one work closely with senior colleagues and get unique exposure to the senior management of our clients. We believe in giving considerable responsibility at an early stage to our young professionals. Combined with our market leading deal flow, you will find yourself in a working environment that is a perfect platform for fast learning and career development.

Sebastian Baartvedt

Dynamic and fast-moving workplace where no days are alike. Pareto is a place filled with talent and hardworking individuals where responsibility is distributed regardless of age and experience. Pareto will make sure that you are given opportunities and the rest is up to you. Seize the moment.

Sebastian Baartvedt works at the Equity Sales desk and has been with Pareto since 2014. His coverage universe includes both domestic and international clients.
Education: He studied business management at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Prior to this he attended the non-commissioned officer school in Norway.

Would like to learn more about why Pareto is a great place to work, don’t hesitate to contact Sebastian: +47 24 13 21 18 / sebastian.baartvedt[at]paretosec.com

Karoline Glad

One of the aspects I like most about Pareto is the open, encouraging and non-hierarchical working environment, where the most junior members are given a lot of responsibility. At Pareto I get to challenge myself every day with a great variety of tasks, and to work closely with inspiring people.

Karoline Glad works on the Investment Banking Leveraged Finance team, primarily working on debt transactions for private equity owned companies.
Education: B.A. in Economics and Business Administration from Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).

Are you curious of learning more about Pareto as a workplace, Karoline is happily at your disposal: +47 22 87 87 54 / karoline.glad[at]paretosec.com

Women's Finance Day 2020

Pareto Securities is proud to have been a partner of the 15th annual Women’s Finance Day on September 23, 2020. Women’s Finance Day is a career fair with numerous worldwide financial institutions participating arranged by the Business Committee, a part of the Student Association at Stockholm School of Economics. The aim is to inspire talented and driven young women to pursue a career within the finance industry.

Vacant positions

Intern Investment Banking

As an intern in Pareto Securities you will get unique insights into the day-to-day work of our Investment Banking department. You will be an integrated part of a sector team and actively engage in the ongoing processes.

Location: Frankfurt
Closing date: December 31 2021
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Institutional Sales

Pareto Securities, a globally leading Energy, Maritime and Infrastructure focused Investment Bank, is seeking a talented and motivated individual with 0-3 years’ experience to support the continued growth of its Institution Sales Team in Singapore. The position involves working in a dynamic institutional sales team, primarily placement of equity and bonds for public and private companies in the region. The role is well suited for a driven and hard-working candidate with ambitions for a successful career in a fast-paced global investment bank.

Location: Singapore
Closing date: June 30 2021
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Part-time Electronic Trading

We are seeking ambitious students to join our fast-growing electronic trading team in Oslo. You will work closely with our brokers and new and existing clients. This is a great opportunity to get insight into the day-to-day work of our equity sales department.

Location: Oslo
Closing date: May 24 2021
Apply here

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For students

Part-time position

In some offices, we offer part-time positions alongside studies. One example is at our Online Trading desk in Oslo, where students get unique experience at the trading desk and insights into the world of Equity Sales. Other positions may also be vacant at different locations and departments.


We offer summer internships, as well as ad-hoc internships through the winter or other parts of the year. The duration is typically 2-3 months within our Research or Investment Banking department. You become an integrated part of one of our teams and get unique insights into the day-to-day action. The internship program is traditionally a key recruitment channel for full-time positions.

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Full-time position

For full-time positions, we are looking for talented graduates with relevant university degrees and strong academic results. We offer full-time positions within Investment Banking, Research (equity and credit), Sales (equity and fixed income) and Project Finance.

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Ulrika Stener

Pareto is a non-hierarchical and fast-moving workplace as well as the market leader within Nordic high yield. Working in such an environment, with a very intense deal flow, you continuously learn and develop, even being a senior.

Ulrika Stener works at the Bond Sales desk and has been with Pareto since 2011. Her coverage universe includes mainly Nordic clients. Prior to that, beginning in 1997, she was working as a Fixes Income Trader at Öhman Fondkommission, the investment banking arm of Öhman.
Education: She holds a MS from Stockholm School of Economics.

If you are interested in learning more about how it is to work in Pareto, feel free to contact Ulrika: +46 8 402 5218 / ulrika.stener[at]paretosec.com

Mehrdad Bahador

”An entrepreneurial environment with a lot of responsibility from the very start and constantly challenged to keep developing”

Mehrdad Bahador works at the Equity Sales desk and has been with Pareto since 2019. He previously worked as an Equity Research Analyst at Pareto and interned in Leveraged Finance at Nordea.
Education: Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering.

Would like to learn more about why Pareto is a great place to work, don’t hesitate to contact Mehrdad: +46 8 402 5269 / mehrdad.bahador[at]paretosec.com