Business Control Intern

Finance Utrecht Intern Netherlands

Job Description

Are you a student looking for an Internship to embark on your career? Are you looking for an internship that will offer you an assignment in one of our running projects and that will challenge you with a wide ranging variety of work and opportunity? Are you enrolled in a European University/HBO? If you are, then keep reading!

In your role as a Business control intern you will:

  • Be cooperating with business experts
  • Support in daily activities in preparing reports in Excel or Powerpoint
  • Help during the monthly closing process with simple accounting journals.


If you have the courage and confidence to venture into new cultures & territories, and you're brimming with an entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to succeed, you’ll fit right in at JDE. We roll up our sleeves, pitch in, and get our hands dirty to break new ground. Committed to playing at our best, we think bigger and move faster, always rising to the challenge that matters most and celebrating the wins that count.

For this role as a Business Control Intern, we’re looking for someone who has the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree (ideally in Business or Economics)
  • Experience and interest in Excel and Powerpoint
  • Positive, creative, highly motivated, with a can-do attitude
  • Inquisitive, analytical, prepared to work in a fast-paced, dynamic international environment
  • Fluent in English, excellent communicator
  • Knowledge of accounting principles considered as a big advantage
  • Experience in SAP is a plus.

Additional Information

The monthly internship allowance is € 500,- for a WO student and € 450,- for a HBO student, based on a 32- 40 hour workweek. The length of the assignment is 6 months with a starting date in July/August 2022 (earlier is possible).  The recruitment process contains an online assessment test and a final interview conducted via MS Teams (video call).

Please note that if you are a non-EU citizen you need to be enrolled at a Dutch University to be considered as a candidate.

The future of work is hybrid, with both office and home playing an important role. At JDE, we value meeting colleagues in the office to unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea together and we enjoy our focus time when working from home. Join us and you will experience both. Because it’s amazing what happens over a cup of coffee.

JDE is a subsidiary JDE Peet’s, the world's leading pure-play coffee and tea company, headquartered in The Netherlands. For more than 265 years, JDE has been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. Today, JDE unleashes the possibilities of coffee and tea in more than 100 countries, through a portfolio of over 50 brands including L’OR, Jacobs, Senseo, Tassimo, Douwe Egberts, OldTown, Super, Pickwick and Moccona.

What’s it like to work at JDE?

We are proud of our passionate, driven associates that challenge the status quo and pursue mastery in everything they do. Our goal is simple and ambitious – JDE: A coffee & tea for every cup.

At JDE, we're Made to Stand Out. Every day we are progressive in outlook, ambitious in nature, resourceful in action and decisive in approach, bringing coffee and tea moments to everyone around the world.