Internships - Group Accounting (m/f)

Want to practice what you've learned at university? Do you want to experience hands-on what your dream job is like? Are you a sports lover who's ready to work in an international environment and take responsibility for your own projects? Then welcome to the adidas Group. This is an opportunity to join a truly international business with an environment that is often described as dynamic, innovative, and culturally diverse. If you share our love for sport and competition and have the drive to be number one in what you do, then consider this option to join our winning team!

Your Tasks:

  • Assist in monthly and quarterly financial closures and preparation of financial statements of the adidas Group (e.g. checking of the financial submissions of adidas' worldwide subsidiaries; assist in performing consolidation tasks like sales elimination)
  • Perform financial analysis of balance sheet and P&L
  • Support in the preparation of internal and external financial reporting of the adidas Group results
  • Assist in legal forecast and/or other areas, such as coordination of inter-company recharges
  • Support ad hoc projects in Legal Entity Controlling and Consolidation Accounting

Key Objectives:

  • Perform tasks within strict deadlines
  • Gain knowledge of the consolidation process on Group level
  • Gain knowledge of SAP SEM-BCS

Your Profile:

  1. Student of: Business Administration / Economics / Finance with major in accounting
  2. Enrolled as fulltime student for the complete duration of the internship. Or in the so called gap year between Bachelor and Masters degree (Only applies to EU citizens due to working permit regulations!)
  3. Fluent in English, German is a plus
  4. Very good MS Office skills
  5. Good analytical skills
  6. Knowledge of 'International Financial Reporting Standards' (IFRS)

Application Deadline: latest 15.12.2017

Start Dates:01.02.2018 or 01.03.2018

Duration:6 months
Location: adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach (near Nuremberg)

Please apply in the same language as the job description and be aware that applications without a cover letter cannot be considered.

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Herzogenaurach, Germany