Become a Management Trainee in Visma

Have you got what it takes to start your career managing real projects?

Kickstart your career as Management Trainee

As the largest IT-group in the Nordics, Visma is the perfect place to start your career. We offer talented graduates with management ambitions, curiosity and a profound entrepreneurial spirit a unique start to your professional development.

About the program

As a Management Trainee in Visma you will be responsible for leading real projects from your first day at work, within several of the company’s strategic business areas. Each project will be tailored to suite your personal and academic qualifications, but you will also be expected to perform tasks outside your comfort zone.

During the 12 months of the program you will gain project management experience from 5 different projects, and first hand experience with strategic decision making. You will also build a large network of colleagues. Together with your mentor and a program coordinator, you will ensure private and professional growth and plan your future career path.

The Management Trainee program is recruiting candidates from all the Nordic countries. Primary location will be at Visma’s office in Helsinki, but for all Trainees in the program, the first project will take place in Visma’s head quarter in Norway. Moreover, Visma’s wide international presence gives you the opportunity to work abroad during several of the projects.

Previous Management Trainees hold important positions in Visma as Managing Director, Project Managers, Sales Managers and Project Owners.

Who are we looking for?

Formal qualifications:

  • Recent graduates with maximum 2 years of work experience with a master degree within Computer Science/ Technology/ IT, Economics, Management or Business
  • Good academic results
  • Fluency in one Scandinavian language and English

Personal qualifications:

  • Curious and self-driven
  • Eager to take on challenges

If you have any questions regarding the process or the graduate program you are welcome to contact Vibeke Müller, Corporate HR Consultant:

Application deadline 20.3.2016 has passed

Why become a Management Trainee in Visma?



Project management and personal development




Lead real projects in strategically important areas in different parts of Visma




Sponsor, mentor and alumni network



5 projects during 12 months


internasjonale mulighter


Possibility of international projects in 14 countries



Leading IT Group in the Nordics

With headquarters at Skøyen, Oslo, you work closely with management and where decisions are made


"Visma Management Trainee program is an important step in developing Visma´s future leaders and is firmly anchored in the top management"

Øystein Moan CEO Visma


Øystein Moan

Meet Management Trainees

Below you can read more about Management Trainees. You will also find information about what kind of projects they have had so far in their trainee period.


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Stian Grindheim, Management Trainee

Stian A. Grindheim

Utdannelse: Siviløkonom (NHH), MSc in Management (Ivey Business School)

Mentor: Monica Flo, Managing Director, Visma Unique AS


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Daniel, Management Trainee

Daniel Hellqvist

Utdannelse: MSc Management, Kommunikation och IT

Mentor: Sofia Gerstenfeld, Managing Director, Visma Agda


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Eline karlshaugen, Management Trainee

Eline Karlshaugen Pettersen

Utdannelse: MSc i Supply Chain Management fra CBS

Mentor: Espen Håkonsen, Managing Director, Visma ITC


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Magne Nielsen, Management Trainee

Magne Klonteig Nielsen

Utdannelse: Master i Entreprenørskap fra NTNUs Entreprenørskole 

Mentor: Liv-Kari Kroken, Managing Director, Visma Collectors


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Lise Hafskjold, Management Trainee

Lise Jokstad Hafskjold

Utdannelse: Siviløkonom NHH/CEMS: Master i International Business og International Management.

Mentor: Gisle Christoffersen, Head of department SME, Visma Services Norge


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Joakim Svantesson, Management Trainee

Joakim Svantesson

Utdannelse: Industriell Ekonomi från KTH i Stockholm.

Mentor: Sven Arnquist, Managing Director Visma Retail Sverige


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Previous Trainees

Wondering what you can do after finishing the Management Trainee programme? Here you can read what some of the previous Management Trainees are doing in the Visma Group today. 

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Visma blog

Wondering how everyday life is as a Management Trainee in a leading Nordic IT group ?


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Application deadline 20.3.2016 has passed