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INTERNSHIP - Finance Transformation Project (M/F) January 2022 (6 months)

  • Posted: 19 Nov 2021
  • Finance
  • France

About the job

This 6-month internship in Finance Transformation Project will start in January 2022, and will be located in Paris (France, 75).
Beginning of 2021, Danone initiated launched the Central Finance project to adapt & improve some of the main Finance rules in accounting and controlling, and to up-grade the Finance information systems architecture with SAP S4 HANA Central Finance. The project design is to be completed this year, and a Pilot phase will be launched for a 1st implementation. On this position, the intern will participate to all the Central Finance project activities at these Pilot and deployment phases.
Duties and responsibilities:
•    Communication, on-boarding, training of the local teams
•    Workshops on various finance topics: costs allocation rules, cost centers structure, local accounting rules, currencies management...
•    Build the tests scenarios in the Central Finance system
•    Support the tests execution by local teams
•    Review, enrichment, mapping of the finance master data
•    Complete the design open points (profitability analysis and material ledger) and any other tasks related to the project management (planning, documentation, etc.)
Why you should choose Danone:
•    You will work on a very challenging project giving you access to innovative and well-spread technologies (SAP S4 HANA, digitalization, finance master data management, data visualization...).
•    More than just performing an accounting task: You will go to the root of the systems and finance processes allowing you to truly understand data and how to analyze it.
•    A bonus ranging from 1.120€ (1st year of Master or equivalent) to 1.300€ (2nd year of Master or equivalent) gross per month

About you

•    You are currently involved in a master’s degree program or equivalent, ideally in IT/Engineering/Economics or related major: you need to master the basics of Finance & have a high interest for technologies, data and information systems.
•    You are available for 6 months starting from January 2022.
•    You are curious, autonomous and look continuously to get a better impact.
•    You are used to working on Excel (formulas, visual basics…)
•    You have good communication skills allowing you to work in team and explain complex concepts with pedagogy. 

•    A previous experience in Finance domains (accounting, controlling, audit...) is a plus
•    Any experience in project management would be appreciated

Danone is proud to promote inclusion and equal opportunities. We truly believe that our diversity will make the difference and that an inclusive environment will make us grow as a company, as a team, and as people. We therefore consider all applications* to ensure an inclusive corporate culture where everyone can feel like they belong. 

*All applications will be considered irrespective of origins and ethnicity, personal background, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability....

About us

Because we want your experience at Danone to be a turning point in your career, we offer all Danoners to follow our specific developing program for interns and trainees: Grandir by Danone. In a challenging and benevolent environment, you will receive regular managerial follow-up. Grandir by Danone is also about sharing and exchanging ideas, meeting new people, and discovering Danone businesses, in order to shape your projects. Not to mention our coaching sessions that will allow you to become an actor of your development.
With Grandir by Danone, you will get to know yourself better and chart your own course.
Apply and join the venture! 

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Application procedure

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