Finance & Controlling Departments & Teams

BEYOND BORDERS – Finance & Controlling

Do you see the business behind the numbers?

You will advise on concrete business cases and support the management on business performance drivers together with colleagues. If you have the confidence to take on challenges and contribute your ideas, you are the right fit for us. Various facets of our Finance department in Headquarters are awaiting you – be it Business and Group Controlling or global Planning- and Reporting processes. You design your own trainee program and choose departments according to your interests – also your step abroad in one of our 160 affiliates. Apart from that, you are part of an international trainee network working together on cross-functional projects and being supported by development measures such as trainings and mentoring. This way, you are prepared for an international management career at Beiersdorf!

Xi Gong, Graduate Trainee



  • Application Deadline: Sunday, 16th October 2022
  • Assessment Center: Thursday, 1st December 2022
  • Entry: Anytime 2023.

  • Location: Hamburg and international Step
  • Type of contract: Permanent 

Are you ready for our trainee program?

We are looking for:

  • Graduates in Business administration or Economics, ideally with a major in the area of Finance/Controlling and an outstanding GPA
  • Min. 6 months of practical experience through appropriate internships
  • Min. 6 months of experience abroad gained within your studies or internships
  • Fluency in English, basic knowledge of German is recommendable

  • Strong analytical skillset
  • Social & intercultural skills enabling you to work in a multicultural environment
  • Enthusiasm for brands and consumer goods
  • Ambition for an international career
  • Desire to take over managerial responsibilities