Finance Operations Intern
Note: all applicants have to be enrolled in a university throughout the internship
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Duration: 6 months
The internship assignment
Tesla’s Finance Operations (FinOps) team combines traditional Accounting activities with broader business insights, directly supporting Tesla’s leadership team. The FinOps Internship offers you a great opportunity to be a part of global team operating in constantly changing environment to support daily operations of the Financial Department.
As a FinOps intern, you would be involved in analyzing and correcting financial transactions, setting up and providing management information and interact directly with senior management. Moreover, you will assist with reviewing purchase orders and make sure appropriate accounting coding is used. You will have an opportunity to participate at the high-level meetings and observe how the company operates on a larger scale.
The internship will be for a duration of 6 months and will mainly focus on two projects. The first project involves providing cost center overviews of the Operating expenses to the managers and directors. The second project involves improving our monthly accrual process to include the appropriate un-invoiced commitments. If you are motivated, self-directed and can find ways to be productive and useful within a team, you will do well in this role.
Learning goals & Tasks
·Review GL accounts and make sure expenses are booked with the right coding.
·Validate and improve the accrual process.
·Prepare and analyze month over month changes of Operating expenses.
·Participating in month end closing activities.
·Prepare reports for senior management team.
·Bsc, BA, MBA, Msc | Economics, Finance or Accounting.
·Evidence of exceptional ability, especially within an ambiguous environment.