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  • Posted: 10 Jan 2024
  • Finance
  • France
  • On-site

About the job

More than 91% of our interns and apprentices recommend completing their internship, apprenticeship or VIE at Danone (Happy Trainees source). And what if YOU are our next intern?



To meet Danoners with singular personalities and diverse career paths ; Grow within different environments : production and logistic plants, research and innovation centers or HQs ; Build defined career paths, fitting your personality, competencies and appetences ; Develop yourself with empowering and enriching missions.


This internship will take place in Paris, in our superb HQ, from January 2024.  

To thrive in your missions, you will be accompanied by Hsien Fremon, Quality Food Safety (QFS) Financial Controller .

  • 40%: Direct involvement in monthly, quarterly and half-year closing tasks, including:
    • Ensure costs and accruals are capture in the right cost center and in the right period.
    • Review actuals vs forecasts, highlight deviations
  • 30%: Preparation of quarterly forecasts, bridge variances (actuals vs forecasts/ between each quarterly forecasts) at the same time engage with various stakeholders:
    • Budget owners to understand business plans, highlight risks and opportunities;
    • HR business partners, other financial controllers
  • 15% : Support in the preparation of ad-hoc reports, such as QFS Quarterly business review 15% : Support on our internal finance Power BI tool – Fixed cost tool: includes uploading of forecast data into the tool, maintaining the structure of cost centers etc.



  • You will have the chance to participate in the quarterly team building
  • Cost controlling is important and strategic, so you will have a pivotal role
  • Homeworking is possible (it will be discussed with the manager)
  • You will receive a gratification from 1 300€ (Bachelor or gap year) to 1 500€ gross/month (Master)
  • 100% reimboursement of your Pass Navigo

About you

You are/have:


- Available from January 2024 for a duration of 6 months

- You have a 4 or 5 years study level from university, business, or engineering school

- Good interpersonal, synthesis & organizational skills, with a pro-active and positive mindset.

- Agile, adaptable and curious.

- Fluent (written and spoken) in English and in French.

- Good proficiency in Excel an in Power Point. Additional knowledge of Power Bi or SAP is a plus.


So, ready to become a danoner? Join us!

Because our differences make the difference, at Danone we are proud to promote Inclusive diversity and equal opportunities within our teams!

We consider thus all applications*  by enhancing an inclusive work culture where each individual can feel at ease.

*All applications will be considered without taking account any age, background, pathway, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability…

About us

Join us and benefit from the Grandir By Danone programme !

On the menu:

- a manager who will accompany and guide you during your internship, through weekly meetings

- get-to-knows with Danoners from diverse careers and functions to discover our wide portfolio of expertise and guide you in your career orientation

- coaching sessions with our HR to give you numerous tips

- some fun and surprises!


We can’t wait to see you Grandir by Danone! Apply and join the One Planet One Health adventure with us!

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