Finance Intern

  • Company: SSC Perfumes and Cosmetics UK
  • Country/Region: United Kingdom
  • Business group: Perfumes & Cosmetics
  • Contract type: Internship
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Beginner
  • Reference No.: SSCPC00710
  • Date of publication: 2020.02.12





  • To support the Controlling function and Brand teams within the business
  • To help maintain internal processes within Controlling function in LVMH Perfumes & Cosmetics UK structure.


Monthly closing, Reporting and Analysis

  • Prepare Purchase orders checks for the Brand teams and communicate all the discrepancies to the relevant Brand teams and Finance Controllers,
  • Support Finance Controllers during Monthly closing,
  • Prepare monthly Actual Reports by cost center (Budget Holder reports) and participate in their analysis,
  • Prepare and participate in the analysis of monthly or quarterly ad-hoc reports (T&E, A&P, P&L by Door),
  • Prepare Weekly and Monthly Multi-brand reports (Sales, PL, etc),
  • Prepare ad-hoc reports when requested.

Budget Planning

  • Assist Controllers during budget process.

Internal control

  • Purchase order maintenance and assist training of new joiners,
  • Help to implement system updates to comply with LVMH reporting needs,
  • Ensure the following of internal control rules and put processes in place,
  • Maintain the link between Controlling and Finance function to ensure parked invoices for each brand are kept to a minimum,
  • Support finance controllers with ad-hoc requests.




Key Competencies/Technical Skills

  • Autonomous
  • Analytical mind - ability to analyze, compare and interpret facts quickly
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • PC skills
  • SAP is a plus


  • Finance or Business Graduate
  • Pro-active and dynamic
  • Strong business acumen
  • Self-motivated
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills



Perfumes & Cosmetics

A major player in the perfumes, make-up and skincare markets, the Perfumes & Cosmetics division groups together major historic Houses as well as young brands with strong potential.

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