Internship: Financial Controlling

Student / Recent Graduate
Avery Dennison

The Job

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and digital identification solutions company that provides branding and information labeling solutions, including pressure-sensitive materials, radio-frequency identification (RFID) inlays and tags, and a variety of converted products and solutions. The company designs and manufactures a wide range of labeling and functional materials that enhance branded packaging, carry or display information that connects the physical and the digital, and improve customers’ product performance. The company serves an array of industries worldwide, including home and personal care, apparel, e-commerce, logistics, food and grocery, pharmaceuticals and automotive. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2022 were $9.0 billion. Learn more at

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Job Description

Are you seeking an opportunity to put your financial and accounting skills into practice? Would you like to get exposure to the job of Financial Controlling working in a global manufacturing company?

This internship will offer you the unique opportunity to support the divisional European SOX coordinator in the execution of the 2024 SOX process and CAPEX project's financial tracking process.

This is a great way to learn how various key business and financial processes are organized and controlled from a financial perspective. On top, this assignment will also provide the opportunity to learn about SOX requirements for a US-listed company.

Main responsibilities:

Support the SOX coordinator via working closely with the process owners on ensuring the SOX deliverables are achieved in time. Documenting, assessing, and testing key controls in our Label & Graphic Materials EU business. Work with different business process owners and controllers across Europe to ensure that the key controls are documented properly. Perform walkthrough procedures and key controls testing. Perform quality control on the SOX tests. Lead the divisional CAPEX projects (IT and R&D) financial tracking process and support the CAPEX case preparation (calculate ROI, IRR etc.)

The preferred start date is February 1st 2024. The ideal candidate is available for 3-5 days a week for a duration of 6 months. The internship can be done remotely for up to 2 days per week.


We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated and thriving in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

What we also expect from you:

Currently following a Bachelor's or Master's degree, preferably in Accounting, Finance & Control, Auditing, Economics, or any related studies Strong attention to detail Good communication and collaboration skills Excel skills will be a plus

Additional Information

What we offer:

550 euros per month compensation on a full-time basis Commuting allowance (if applicable) A peer mentoring program and training offerings during your internship to support your development Team-oriented and highly international environment, in which you get responsibility and the possibility to test your talents

Avery Dennison is an equal-opportunity employer!

Important: Only applications in English will be considered! Applicants need to be enrolled at a Dutch university for the whole duration of the internship.

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