Intern in Finance and Accounting (m/f/d)

Finance · Berlin · Intern · Intern/Working Student

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About the Job

We're looking for a motivated Intern in Finance and Accounting (m/f/d) to join the Finance team in our portfolio company.

In your day-to-day work, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our finance and accounting teams to support key financial processes and gain valuable insights into financial reporting, analysis, and compliance. This internship will provide exposure to a wide range of finance and accounting functions, including financial reporting, budgeting, taxation, and auditing.

Join our portfolio company: Founded in 2021 with its HQ in Berlin/Germany, the company runs a trailblazing marketplace that redefines one of the largest supply chains on earth. The company’s mission is to unlock the vast potential of cross-border supply for the Western Market by providing global access to high-quality products through its innovative platform. Since its launch in January 2022, the firm has operated discreetly with no public profile or media coverage while it has already successfully served hundreds of companies.

In this role, you’ll:

  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements
  • Support financial analysis efforts by gathering and analyzing financial data to identify trends, variances, and opportunities for improvement
  • Help maintain accurate financial records and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and accounting standards
  • Support the accounts payable and accounts receivable functions by processing invoices, payments, and receipts
  • Assist in the preparation of tax filings and compliance activities, including gathering supporting documentation and completing forms
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (Growth, Operations, Tech) to support financial projects and initiatives as needed

Your Profile

  • Currently enrolled (or recently graduated) in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program in Finance, Accounting, Economics, orrelated field
  • Excellent German skills and good English skills
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret financial data and draw meaningful insights
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other financial analysis tools
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Proactive attitude and willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment

Please note that we are looking for support in the Berlin office of our portfolio company. Eligibility to work within the EU is required as well.

Benefits and Perks

  • Fulfil a role with entrepreneurial freedom and take a pre-validated business model to the next level
  • Join an experienced Founder Team of serial and second time founders (female/male)
  • Attractive based, bonus and incentive program - participate in the company’s upside
  • Collaborate with top tier investors such as Project A Ventures and Angels (incl. Various unicorn founders) as well as some of the best market experts

Apply below and become a part of our success story!


Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Project A is committed to diverse and equal opportunities hiring for all – applicants, candidates, and employees alike. We value humans – with all our glorious multifaceted backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences – and look forward to your application.

Project A is one of Europe's leading venture capital firms, with offices in Berlin and London. Founded in 2012 as an Operational VC, we have backed more than 100 startups across 17 countries and 15 industries, including digital health, Fintech, and mobility. Our dedicated team of 140+ professionals supports our portfolio companies with software engineering, marketing, sales, hiring, and other business-critical services.

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