Trainee Program

Tele2 Global Executive Trainee Program

We place our trainees where they belong. At the top!

As part of our tradition, Tele2 is looking for exceptionally motivated candidates to join the Global Executive Trainee Program. Next recruitment process starts around January 2015.

As an Executive Trainee you will work closely with a Leadership Team member, assisting in their daily work for twelve months. By this, you will have a challenging and stimulating work environment with the opportunity to create a strong foundation for a successful future career within Tele2 (or another Kinnevik company).

We are currently looking for trainees for the following Leadership Team members:

  • Group President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
  • Group Chief Commercial Officer (CCO)
  • Group Chief Technical and Information Officer (CTIO)
  • CEO Sweden
  • CEO Netherlands – based in Amsterdam

The Executive Trainees will be recruited and located in Stockholm, Amsterdam, depending on which Leadership team member you will assist and have as mentor.



  • Self-driven initiator
  • Hard-working
  • Flexible
  • Open
  • Cost conscious
  • Non-prestigious/humble


  • Degree in Business and/or Engineering
  • Professional experience, i.e. internships
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Swedish (Dutch required for positions based in Amsterdam)


  • Proven academic excellence
  • International experience, i.e. exchange semesters
  • Sports achievements
  • Entrepreneurial experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience from relevant extracurricular activities such as student associations

Application and recruitment process

Apply here

For any questions or more information feel free to contact some of our current Global Executive Trainees:


Elin Ovesson, trainee to Group CEO at:,
+46 (0)70 426 4344

John Denbratt, trainee to Group CCO at:,
+46 (0) 70 426 4105

Oskar Weijden, trainee to Group CTIO at:,
+46 (0)70 426 4085

Monica Fagraeus Lundström, trainee to CEO Sweden at:,
+46 70 426 4051

Boudewijn Bos, trainee to CEO Netherlands at:,
+ 31 (0)6 40004661