An internship at adidas provides you with a unique opportunity to apply what you have learned at university, use your knowledge in practice and live your passion for sports. JOIN OUR CORPORATE ACCOUNTING TEAM: The Corporate Accounting Team is responsible for the preparation of consolidated financial statements and related disclosures according to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and internal policies and guidelines. These statements are prepared in order to inform and report to internal and external stakeholders like the supervisory board, senior management and investors’ community about performance, financial position and changes in financial position of adidas. YOUR TASKS: Assist in monthly and quarterly financial closures and preparation of financial statements of adidas (e.g. checking of the financial submissions of adidas' worldwide subsidiaries; assist in performing consolidation tasks like sales elimination) Perform financial analysis of balance sheet Support in the preparation of internal and external financial reporting of adidas results Support ad hoc projects in Consolidation Accounting YOUR PROFILE: Student of Business Administration / Economics / Finance with major in accounting or similar Enrolled as fulltime student for the complete duration of the internship Or in the so called gap year between Bachelor and Master’s degree (gap year regulation only applicable to EU citizens due to working permit regulations!) Candidates in penultimate year of study preferred (following the internship, students should have maximum one year to graduate) Fluent in English, German is a plus Very good MS Office skills Good analytical skills Good organizational skills Knowledge of 'International Financial Reporting Standards' (IFRS) KEY FACTS: Application Deadline: March 15th, 2023 Start Date: September 15th, 2023 Duration: 6months Location: adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach (near Nuremberg) YOUR APPLICATION: At adidas we believe that “Impossible is Nothing”. As part of your application, we’d like you to tell us what this phrase means to you. Think of what makes you passionate about joining the brand and why you want this role. The format is totally up to you! If you are creative minded, show us. If you're analytical, share more! If you prefer to simply put pen to paper, go for it. Your '1 pager' can be submitted as print, visual, written, digital or a link. The only requirement is that the 1 pager is submitted as a PDF. Please apply in the same language as the job description Be aware that incomplete applications will not be considered Make your move to the World of Sports.