At Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) we develop breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical need for both humans and animals. As a family owned company, we focus on long-term performance. We believe that, if we have talented and ambitious people who are passionate about innovation, there is no limit to what we can achieve; after all, we started with just 28 people. Now, we are powered by 50,000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture.
Are you curious to know what Finance in a multinational pharmaceutical company looks like? Are you ready to bring your own value to the Budgeting and Financial Reporting processes? If you are ready to embrace the challenge in a dynamic environment, we are looking for a talented and motivated student to join our local Controlling team in Brussels, Belgium.
In this internship you will gather hands-on experience in the use of IT tools in the management accounting and controlling field. You will also live a true international experience, interacting with colleagues from the local business and with the regional center in Amsterdam (ROPU MIDI).
The internship will run for ideally six months, starting preferably in January 2021.
What you will learn:
Set clear learning goals to get the most out of your internship
Develop reports to provide transparency on financial data to business partners
Support Controlling in the monthly & yearly closing activities
Prepare analysis of product and business profitability, cost and price/volume development
Develop tools and files to support the budgeting and forecasting process
Support on ad-hoc improvement projects
What you should bring to the team:
Master’s degree student in the field of Business Administration, preferably in Finance
In possession of a valid EU residency permit
Excellent command of the English language
Existing experience in a professional business environment (e.g. previous internships, working student) is a plus
Enthusiasm, curiosity and proactive attitude
Interest in digital tools and MS Excel
Accountable: you actively give and seek feedback to deliver results
Agile: you learn with an open mind, and rarely make the same mistake twice
Please note that only applications in English will be considered.
Does this sound like you? Then we are looking forward to receiving your application! We will then have a look at your CV and cover letter. If we see a match, we will invite you for a video call or a face to face interview to get to know each other. Are we still positive? We might schedule a second interview. We will keep you posted during the process! If you have any questions related to the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact Talent Acquisition MIDI:
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
At Boehringer Ingelheim we share the opinion that diversity and inclusion is essential for the growth of our business and that our strengths and competitive advantage are also the result of the diversity of our company – diversity across the three dimensions of inclusion: Gender, Geography and Generation. Our people are part of a deep-rooted, family company philosophy that welcomes everyone! We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.
WHY BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM?
This is where you can grow, collaborate, innovate and improve lives.
We offer challenging work in a respectful and friendly global working environment surrounded by a world of innovation driven mindsets and practices. In addition, learning and development for all employees is key, because your growth is our growth. We also offer a competitive salary, generous amount of vacation time, and numerous benefits towards your wellness & financial health and work-life balance. Want to learn more about us? Visit https://www.boehringer-ingelheim.com/
ROPU MIDI is a Regional Operating Unit consisting of 8 mid-sized European countries; Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Norway, Portugal, Sweden and The Netherlands. MIDI is a multicultural and diverse work environment. More than 1.800 employees are striving to work together to improve lives for patients and animals in our region.
With 200 employees, BI Belgium is generating Net Sales of 110mEUR it the Businesses Human Pharmaceutical and Animal Health. The Finance & Accounting organization is partnering with both Businesses and supporting with Financial Analysis.
Boehringer Ingelheim is an equal opportunity global employer who takes pride in maintaining a diverse and inclusive culture. We embrace diversity of perspectives and strive for an inclusive environment, which benefits our employees, patients and communities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.
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