Arla: Finance Intern, Aarhus

Arla: Finance Intern, Aarhus

Based in Viby J, Denmark, Arla Foods Denmark (ADK) is the commercial organisation handling sales and marketing activities in the Danish market. The total revenue of ADK amounts to more than 7 billion DKK. ADK Finance is responsible for all financial activities ranging from price and performance management, controlling and reporting to financial analysis and business case calculation. Our work supports the commercial organisation as well as the ADK management team.

About the Internship
In Arla we are constantly on a transformation journey to improve our ways of working to maximise the value we create for our farmer-owners.

We are In the process of launching a new trade spend system which fundamentally changes the information available for commercial decision making. This will change our ways of working, through new systems, processes and insights.

One of the focus  areas of the Internship will be to support the integration of these new ways of working into our core finance processes such as month-end activities and forecasting, to ensure that we achieve the full potential of the project in a valuable and efficient manner. 

Dependent on the timing the role will also include other financial responsibilities such as; 

  • Financial performance reporting 
  • Supporting the financial forecasting process
  • Supporting the business planning process
  • Various financial analysis 

You will primarily support your hiring manager, but you will work with a broad range of stakeholders in ADK Finance and the rest of the organisation. 

Who are you?
The candidate must be studying a master’s degree within finance, commercial & retail management, management accounting or the like. Furthermore, the candidate must possess strong analytical skills and an outspoken mindset. Finally, great skills in Excel and PowerPoint are a must.

As the candidate tasks relates to a global project and interaction with stakeholders outside the Danish organization is expected profound English skills are also required. 

What do we offer?
We offer an internship in a young and ambitious team of 13 colleagues where you can expand your business knowledge and develop your personal skills. 

As intern you will get the chance to develop a solid knowledge of a commercial finance department in Arla Foods. Furthermore, your skills within a broad range of financial tasks will be tested. 

Application and contact 

We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply no later than 28 February 2021.

For additional information, please contact Helle Schmidt Jensen: 89381766.

Covid-19 notice

We are busy producing dairy products so we can continue #fillingtheshelves and #feedingthenation. Recruiting talent to Arla thus stays one of our top priorities also during these difficult times. Necessity is the mother of invention, so we have moved to virtual hiring and onboarding processes, so we enable candidates and our recruitment teams to get close while respecting social distancing. If at the final stages of a recruitment, a candidate would prefer to meet in person, we take all the necessary precautions to ensure everyone’s safety.

Ref.: 70144

Apply here.