Internship: Finance

Job Description

Auto req ID: 172742BR

Job Description

What does the role involve?

PepsiCo is looking for independent, enthusiastic and ambitious interns to join the Finance department, for a period of 6 months from August/September 2019 onward. Within this department we have three possible positions:
  • Commercial Finance OT
  • Commercial Finance AFW
  • Finance Spending Analyst

As a Commercial Finance OT/AFW intern, you will analyze and improve the profitability of the accounts that you're in charge of. You are the link between sales and finance and will analyze the effectiveness and profitability of promotions and give advice on improving the promotional strategy. You will analyze the performance of the accounts based on commercial plans, sales data and historical data, identifying trends and developments and potential risks and opportunities. You should be able to think from the customer's point of view and focus on consumer behavior, to collect and analyze the right information. In addition, you will be responsible for managing and improving a number of reports. There is also scope for own initiatives, with the possibility of taking the lead in several projects. This internship is an ideal opportunity to acquire commercial finance experience at a major international company.

As a Finance Spending Analyst intern you will analyze spendings and execute additional smaller tenders in the domain of training, fixed racking, etc. Set-up and follow up of a communication plan in order to realize additional productivities triggered by changes in habits/mentality of our employees such as: printing, intercall usage, phone usage, travelling, etc. You will offer support in the myBuy improvement plan that will result from our myBuy questionnaire that we are running at the moment at all Benelux users.

What do we offer you?

At PepsiCo, we are not only proud of our market leading brands, but also attach great value to growth opportunities and personal development. Next to working with inspirational and creative colleagues, we offer sufficient training opportunities to give our professionals the opportunity to achieve great results. At PepsiCo we foster an informal working atmosphere and value everyone’s input and ideas. No day is ever the same and you will constantly be challenged to bring out your best! PepsiCo was rewarded this year once again with the Top Employer Belgium and Top Employer Europe certification.

As an intern, you will not only be remunerated for your role, which will include travel allowances, but also get several opportunities which will ensure that you have a holistic, and fun experience for six months. For example, you, are given multiple chances to connect with the current interns (10-15) that help in knowledge and experience sharing; get to take home goodies from the company every Friday, to name a few!

About PepsiCo

PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated more than $64 billion in net revenue in 2018, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana. PepsiCo's product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages, including 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales.

Guiding PepsiCo is our vision to Be the Global Leader in Convenient Foods and Beverages by Winning with Purpose. “Winning with Purpose” reflects our ambition to win sustainably in the marketplace and embed purpose into all aspects of the business. For more information, visit


Who are we looking for?

You are someone who:

  • Is a Bachelor/Master student or graduated (max. 3 months) with an affinity in Business Administration or Business Economics
  • Has strong analytical skills and can tell the story behind the data
  • Is accurate, analytical and proficient in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Has an assertive attitude, can start own projects - asks many questions and can work independently
  • Is ambitious, focused on results and has enthusiasm and positive attitude
  • Is fluent in Dutch, French and English

Upload your CV! After considering your application, we will give you the opportunity to answer a few questions via a phone interview. For questions regarding this internship vacancy, please contact Matt Sevenants (+32 2 714 05 79 or

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline