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  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      September 11,2021
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    Internship (Finance): Digital Finance Change Management

    About the job

    Are you interested in exploring how the global finance function of a multinational will operate in the future? Do you want to see first-hand how tools like predictive analytics and business intelligence can strengthen the role of Finance teams as Strategic Business Partners and support all functions to create value? Then apply now and become our new Digital Finance Change Management Intern in Hoofddorp (the Netherlands), starting in November 2021.

    As part of the vision of our Finance Function, Danone is putting in place an ambitious Digital Finance Program to leverage technologies and provide the Finance community with modern BI and data analytics tools.

    During your internship you will work on activities to support the transformation of Finance team through a new Digital Finance Journey:

    • Help in coordination of overall Digital Finance transformation streams and roadmap
    • Assist in global change management activities like key influencers mapping, monitoring of engagement plan, user mapping, preparation of workshops, etc.
    • Assess to understand the changes that will come with Digital Finance to the teams and how to support transition for them
    • Support execution of Communication plan
    • Support on training approach and training preparations

    You will be involved in multiple projects at different stages of the project and change management cycle and will get the opportunity to interact with senior management.

    About you

    • You are currently studying for a Bachelor or Master in Finance, Business Administration or HR
    • You have a good understanding of finance and are interested in HR topics like transformation
    • You have affinity towards ERP / EPM and Business Intelligence tools
    • You are fluent in English and can communicate well with senior managers
    • You are curious, you want to learn, and you are open to feedback

    There are also some compulsory requirements:

    • Enrolled as a Bachelors/Masters student during the whole duration of your internship (if you are a non-EU citizen, you need to be enrolled at a Dutch university);
    • Ideally available to start in November 2021 for a minimum of 6 months, 5 days per week;
    • You are fluent in English - oral and written;
    • You are able to work from Hoofddorp if the COVID-19 situation allows us to go to the office.
    • Please note that you are required to relocate to the Netherlands (if abroad) for this internship and get a BSN number.

    About us

    Working here you’ll need to enjoy a fast-pace, complex environment that can get a little challenging. But it’s packed with opportunities. You’ll work with some of the best-known brands in the world, such as Evian, Nutricia, Activia and Nutrilon and we absolutely guarantee that you can just be yourself. Be innovative and entrepreneurial and the impact you could make might just amaze you. Join our movement for a healthier world. One Planet One Health BY YOU.

    We are proud to be an equal employer. We are convinced our differences make the difference and that an inclusive working environment will drive our growth as a business, as teams and as individuals. We will therefore consider all applicants for employment* fostering an inclusive working culture that is accessible for all.

    Did you know that as a B-Corp certified company, Danone Benelux meets the highest verified standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability?

    You will be joining an experienced, multinational team and will have the opportunity to work in a result-driven, open and challenging environment. During your internship, you will be closely supervised by Salvador Serrato.

    We Offer

    Proactivity, empowerment, and diversity are the basis of Danone culture. You will be part of an international environment where every day can be a fresh adventure, full of new possibilities and opportunities to learn.

    We offer a gross monthly internship allowance* of 450 (HBO students) or 550 (University students) euros per month and a home working allowance/contribution towards travel if required. Please do keep in mind that we do not offer relocation and/or accommodation benefits for students coming from abroad.

    • Please be aware that you must acquire a BSN number to receive the full internship allowance.

    What’s next?

    Hit the “apply now” button. You have until the closing date September 23rd, 2021 to apply, however as we screen candidates on a regular basis we recommend you apply as soon as possible.

    The recruitment process for internships is as follows:

    • Stage One – submit your application with your CV and Cover Letter;
    • Stage Two – we will get to know you better through answering some questions which you will submit through video (or a written) format;
    • Stage Three – we will invite you to an interview with your team. Please note that sometimes there are slight changes to this process.
    • You can expect feedback on your application within 2 weeks of each stage of the recruitment process (following your application, your video submission and your face-to-face interview).

    To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, we strongly recommend applying directly via our careers website.

    Need more information? Please contact Madalina Bacalu, Talent Recruitment Intern at

    • all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status
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