Italy, Milano, Finance

Internship as Junior Business Controller

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?

Division: Consumer Brands


  • Giving support to the Business Controller of Henkel Consumer Brands in his/her daily key task and responsibilities.
  • Manages/Coordinates financial statements, business activity reports, financial position forecasts, annual budgets, and analysis reports
  • Tracks KPIs and provides in-depth analysis, gives suggestion for the areas to be improved
  • Drives and supports the business by assisting business leaders to take best informed decisions
  • Communicates and presents pro-actively controlling topics to General Managers and other business contacts
  • Provides independent and objective information to ensure a systematic control as well as a strict monitoring of planned objectives
  • Takes care of compliance and governance ensuring the correct application of internal and external guidelines in terms of Financial Reporting
  • Spreads financial controlling knowledge and consciousness across the company
  • Drives continuous improvement in controlling relevant concepts, processes and tools
  • Management of projects


  • Master degree in Business Administration, Economics & Engineering   
  • Fluent in oral and written communication in English
  • Advanced user of MS Office applications, power pivot and power BI. Knowledge of SAP is a plus
  • Accounting and financial knowledge
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team worker, problem solver and initiative taker, with aptitude in identifying opportunities and anticipating changes
  • Analytical, critical and systematic thinking
  • Willingness to relocate abroad to pursue new professional experiences
  • Availability for 6-months internship

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24063850
Contract & Job type: Limited - Full Time
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Smart Work / Flexible Working Arrangement
Smart Work / Flexible Working Arrangement Discounted access to Henkel products
Discounted access to Henkel products Company gifts
Company gifts On-site free parking
On-site free parking Healthcare coverage / Medical Insurance
 Healthcare coverage / Medical Insurance Retirement / Pension Plan
Retirement / Pension Plan On-site canteen
On-site canteen Paid parental leave (Paternity & Maternity)
Paid parental leave (Paternity & Maternity) Development opportunities
Development opportunities On-site gym
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.