Economics Trainee, Nokia Technologies Oy, Espoo

/Economics Trainee, Nokia Technologies Oy, Espoo

Key tasks: In this position the trainee will be working in the Economic Research team to support our economists in ongoing research and business projects. Tasks include preparation and management of market and patent data, econometric and statistical analysis, literature review, and supporting policy work.


Requirements: We are looking for a candidate who is a current economics student with a focus on microeconomics (esp. industrial organization) and econometrics. An analytical mindset with a strong interest in business -relevant application is a must. Interest in intellectual property and key mobile technologies is required, prior knowledge or experience is a plus. The successful candidate is familiar with at least one statistical programming language (e.g. R), familiarity with other tools for data analysis such as SQL are appreciated.



Close to graduating or, as minimum, at least halfway through your studies in the required field [detailed under each specialism], current Master’s or advanced Bachelor’s student.

  • Strong and positive interpersonal skills and a proactive and diligent approach to accomplishing tasks. 
  • Fluency in both written and oral English and excellent communication skills. 
  • Strong initiative, analytical skills and the ability to develop creative solutions.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality and tact.
  • Flexible attitude and fast learning skills.
  • Previous work experience in the applicable field or in an international setting is a plus.


A traineeship with us will give you an excellent opportunity to develop your professional skills and to learn what it is like to work in a truly international environment. You will gain experience from a wide range of projects and tasks, in cooperation with our top-notch professionals. The team will commit to support you and make sure you have some fun along the way as well! By default, the positions are part-time during the term and full-time during study breaks. The contract duration is 12 months (or negotiable). Please note that we are going to do a security check (Supo) during the recruiting process.


Got interested?

Please apply by sending your CV and application via link below.

Apply soon as the position will be filled as soon as the suitable candidate is found! If you have any questions concerning this position, feel free to contact us in Studentwork. For more information, contact Senior Consultant Manager Hanni Lehmusvirta,