Intern Franchise Finance

Job Description

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Job Description

Are you looking for a finance internship, for a period of 6 months starting from August 2019, where you can act as the right-hand side of the Franchise Finance manager for the Benelux & DACH (Germany, Austria & Switzerland) in all day-to-day business activities, then look no further! The daily activities include (but are not limited to) reviewing & analysing (bottler) performance, month-end close process, monthly forecasting and creating business insights.

Key to being successful in this role is the ability to being able to think full system (PepsiCo, Bottler, Retailer, and consumer) in order to support the team with the correct information to make the best decisions. Own initiative in improvement and harmonisation of processes and/or reports is highly valued and appreciated. This unique and challenging internship gives you a great learning experience in the worlds of Finance and Franchise Management at a major international company, including a wide variety of tasks and possibility to bring up your own ideas.

In this role, you will work with the Social Beverage team (marketing, franchise manager, franchise finance team), finance and control in both Benelux and DACH). With your colleagues in the Franchise Finance team, you will work on further developing the financial reporting processes. You will report to the Franchise Finance Manager.

To be successful in this internship, you will need a strong curiosity and eagerness to learn & understand new processes coupled with sharp analytical ability and strong communication skills. This will enable you to interpret numbers correctly, and convert them into concrete advice/reporting.

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!
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 (25-30) that help in knowledge and experience sharing; get to take home goodies from the company every Friday, to name a few!

About PepsiCo and you!
PepsiCo is one of the largest food and beverages companies in the world. Every day, worldwide, people consume PepsiCo products, more than a billion times. With strong brands like Pepsi, 7UP, Lay's, Tropicana, Doritos, Quaker and Duyvis, we are firmly represented within the Benelux. Here, we work with 1,400 employees at 7 different locations to ensure the success of our company. At PepsiCo we cultivate an informal, dynamic and result-oriented business culture - we strive for success!
At the heart of PepsiCo, is Performance with Purpose — our goal to deliver top-tier financial performance while creating sustainable value for all stakeholders. We believe that delivering for our consumers and customers, protecting our environment, sourcing with integrity and investing in our employees are not just the right thing to do, but that these actions also position PepsiCo for long-term, sustainable growth.

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 Shannon Millenaar (030-247 3811 or


Who are we looking for?

You are someone who:

  • is an WO Bachelor’s or Master’s student or graduated (max. 3 months) with an affinity Business Administration or Business Economics;
  • is accurate, analytical and proficient in Excel and PowerPoint;
  • has an assertive & curious attitude – asks many questions, can work independently;
  • is enthusiastic, positive, accurate, and ambitious;
  • excels in analysing data and can tell the story behind the data;
  • is fluent in English (in both speaking and writing) German and/or Dutch is an advantage.

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline