Internship - Finance Analyst Operations - Determined Period

Employer: Steelcase
  • Banks - Financial Institutions
  • Accounting - Finance
  • Internship
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: Student/Graduate
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 18.03.2018


    To support our global Operations Finance Team, we are looking for 2 Interns. The position supports our Operations Analysts in Cluj, and Controllers in EMEA and North Americas and is responsible for FP&A cost accounting, labor reporting and various other financial reporting and analysis activities related to our manufacturing operations. Other major responsibilities include analyzing, reconciling, and controlling inventory, cost of sales, product margins, and productivity using SAP, Microsoft Excel and BW.

    • Bachelor’s Degree or Master's Degree. Finance, Accounting or Business Administration would be a plus
    • Strong Excel skills
    • Fluency in English
    • French would be a plus
    • SAP experience would be a plus

    • Ability to understand and communicate the big and global picture connected with reliability and validity thinking
    • Ability to work in an international context and with transversal teams
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong capabilities to search information from multiple sources and synthesize them
    • Ability to prioritize objectives and duties
    • Ability to keep tight deadlines, work under pressure and to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and independently
    • Superior team work capabilities across cultures, styles and functions
    • Ability to effectively provide timely support via accuracy, agility and efficiency;


    • Provide support to monthly and quarterly financial reporting, analysis and forecasting activities for cost of cogs sold in EMEA and North America
    • Effectively collaborate with colleagues from related departments to clarify questions on missing data or data inconsistency
    • Perform cost accounting activities and labor reporting for North America plants
    • Analyze actual labor, material, and overhead cost against standard cost or budget.
    • Perform ad hoc product or plant cost analysis to support operations management
    • Assess requests for ad-hoc or non-standard reporting, develop and validate approach to fulfill this information need, and implement by extracting, organizing, analyzing, and reporting data in a manner that is useful and relevant for business decisions.
    • Identify and support process improvement projects including identification of sources for errors or process inefficiencies, initiation of improvement projects, participation and/or leadership in these efforts;

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