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H&M Business Trainee 2019

Stockholm County

Do you want to influence the H&M Business globally? Are you a business driven top-talent with strong leadership qualities? Then you should apply for the H&M Business Trainee Program!



As one of H&Ms Business Trainees you will be part of an exciting 12-month program starting in August 2019. You will get a deep insight in the H&M value chain working as a Business Controller within Global Buying Office, Production, Sales, Online Sales and Business Development. You will experience placements in Stockholm and abroad within our global organization. You will work with the entire process from analysis and setting targets to follow-up and taking actions that will affect H&M globally.


Your introduction will include both working in store and attending inspirational seminars with leaders from several functions within H&M group, giving you a valuable insight in our core business and preparing you for the program. During the program you will take part of internal training, work with your development and grow as a leader. Your trainee-experience will also give you the opportunity to build a broad network within several functions spread over the world. After the program you will start as a Business Controller at the Global Buying Office in Stockholm, ready to take on a large responsibility.



Graduate in business/engineering or young professional with up to two years of experience after your studies.


We also highly value:

  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to turn your analysis into actions that you can implement in your team.
  • Driven and result oriented personality.
  • An entrepreneurial mind-set and willingness to take own initiatives.
  • Team players with leadership skills wanting to grow as leaders within H&M.
  • International experience from either work or studies. 

Fluency in English is required, Swedish is not mandatory.



Last day of application is January 2nd, 2019. Please send your application in English including CV, cover letter, high school and university grades (including description of grading system). We will get back to you as soon as possible in January, after last application day. Selected candidates will be given analytical web-tests as a first step. If we believe you have what it takes you will be invited to assessment days 7th, 14th or 15th of February. Final interviews will be held in the beginning of March.


If you have any questions with regards to the application, please see our FAQ. If you can’t find your answer there, email us at; We do not handle applications sent via email.


At H&M we have three different trainee programs with different content and positions. We want you to choose the program that you think suits you the best and we ask you to only apply to one of the programs. Read about our three different programs here.


We look forward to your application!

Read more about the Business Trainee Program here!  

What makes Business controlling at H&M so exciting? Read more here!


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