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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Finance & Accounting
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  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      September 07,2021
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    Intern Accountancy, Finance - Entity Reporting & Financial Controlling

    Are you looking for an internship to learn and develop, take a peek into the professional world while bringing in your individual contribution? Would you like to experience working in one of the biggest multinationals in the pharmaceutical industry? We are looking for a graduating Master student in the field of accounting or finance; you must be searching for a challenging but fulfilling internship in our innovative company.

    Your internship project

    As an intern, you are responsible for supporting the current finance controllership organization in ensuring good legal-entity reporting consistent with accounting standards and audit controls, providing analytics to key stakeholders with appropriate supervision, attending meetings that that will round the review/ analytics process. You will also be exposed to operational activities such as pricing/ order-management process and month-end closing activities.

    Your responsibilities

    • Identifying and extracting correct data and processing into good reports and be able to try your own interpretation to support accounts analysis
    • Review and analyze movement of key items in the Balance sheet and P&L, signal possible issues from routine reporting and inform relevant parties. Pursue and ensure resolution is in compliance with financial standards.
    • Support preparation of data for Monthly and Quarterly Financial results meetings, and reporting requirements for ad-hoc projects or presentations as needed;
    • Performing pre-identified transactional activities, as agreed with sub-group leads
    • Providing a fresh perspective within the department: your opinion matters.

    The above-mentioned responsibilities are an indication of what you will be doing after proper on-boarding and initial learning and development. This provides you with the opportunity to learn and hereafter perform tasks independently. In consultation with your supervisor, you could take on additional tasks and responsibilities.

    Who are you?

    • You are a graduating Master student anticipating a degree in Accountancy, Finance, or related field.
    • You must know the basic Microsoft tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
    • You are fluent in English due to the international environment
    • You have knowledge of basic financing accounting reporting and standards
    • You like to be in a team, can learn quickly, can deliver results and ready for a good challenge!
    • You are available for a period of minimal 6 months.

    What we offer:

    Being an intern at our company means you will work together with a team on healthcare in an international environment.

    As a student, you will get the opportunity to develop yourself. In addition, we offer:

    • The possibility to gain experience within the pharmaceutical industry
    • The chance to show your potential
    • A challenging, dynamic work culture with lots of space to develop yourself, and to immerse in a diverse and inclusive environment
    • Professional guidance by an experienced specialist
    • A placement fee of € 500,- gross per month (based on a 40-hour week)

    Welcome to our team!

    Are you enthusiastic about this internship? Apply today and become a part of our team!

    The NL Finance Hub is divided into the different groups: EMEA & LA Hubs Controlling Group, the Entities Controlling Group, the AP Hub Controlling Group (location Singapore), the Risk and Financial Compliance, and the Controlling Tax, Pensions and Treasury Group. Our Team is responsible for Entity Reporting & Financial Controlling covering various functional divisions, and we make it good financial stewardship and reporting possible, with working together with subject matter experts and responsible teams within the organizations including Tax, Treasury, Supply Chain, Cost of Sales/Inventory, business service centers, among other.

    Who we are …

    We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.

    What we look for …

    In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.




    We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment. We encourage our colleagues to respectfully challenge one another’s thinking and approach problems collectively. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace.


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    Employee Status:

    Intern/Co-op (Fixed Term)


    No relocation

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    Requisition ID:R137217

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