Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The companys products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio-frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
Our 2 year European Graduate Program offers you the chance to work on differentassignments within the Finance function during which you will strengthen your skills and shape your future personally and professionally.
The program in Finance develops management and analytical skills through classroom training and key assignments. Hands-on experience may include financial planning and analyzing, financial support to the operations, global procurement analytical support, treasury / cash management and commercial finance.
Key Job Responsibilities:
In this challenging role you will get plenty on the job experience with month-end reporting, statutory reporting, financial planning & analysis, treasury and plant accounting. The program will provide you with visibility and insight to different parts of the company and you will be mentored by senior Avery Dennison Finance Managers. You will work in different teams where you will be challenged to bring out the best in yourself. We offer an interactive team environment, where your capabilities and skills will be developed to build a strong career foundation.
During the 2 years program you may take on activities such as:
Customer and competitor analysis
Contribution to the month end close process
Quarterly and annual forecasting and planning
Involvement in approval for Financial Expenditure projects
Involvement in other operations restructuring projects
Positions in Plant/Operations Finance, Division/Commercial Finance, Financial Planning & Analysis and Accounting & Controllership are some of the potential positions offered immediately after the 2 years program.
We are looking for candidates who are just about to complete or have recently completed a Bachelor or Master degree in Finance, (Management) Accounting, Economics or equivalent. A maximum of 2 years of financial experience in an international company is a plus.
We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated and creative thinkers. But were also looking for people who:
Have strong analytical and problem solving skills
Enjoy a varied, fast-moving environment
Are global team players
Are willing and flexible to relocate into different projects & locations across Europe during the 2 years program
Are fluent in English with preferably one additional European language
Can effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
The next program start date is 01.09.2019.
For the European Graduate Program, anunlimited EU Work Permitis required.
Note: We do not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates using their personal email addresses.