Laura, PR Intern, Lithuania

"I am extremely grateful for this opportunity, it was one of the best decisions of my life."

Laura, PR Intern, Lithuania

Sebastian, Light Designer, Poland

"I received a very good support. The colleagues helped me with everything."

Sebastian, Light Designer, Poland

Quentin, IT Specialist, France

"The best part was the culture. It is very interesting and beautiful."

Quentin, IT Specialist, France

Shane, Financial Assistant, UK

"I told to myself: Why not to apply, why not to have a beautiful experience?"

Shane, Financial Assistant, UK

Arba, Financial Analyst, Albanian studying in Austria

"I was involved in different types of tasks and I was trusted to execute them independently."

Arba, Financial Analyst, Albanian studying in Austria

Lucas, Startup Project Coordinator, Brazil

"I’m enjoying the work; it meets my professional and academic background."

Lucas, Startup Project Coordinator, Brazil

Keerthi, Mechanical Engineer, India

"I received more then i expected. Keep up the good work, Placement Slovakia."

Keerthi, Mechanical Engineer, India

Emanuel, Accountant Trainee, Portugal

"I put theory into practise and I got to know financial activity of a large company."

Emanuel, Accountant Trainee, Portugal

Vitor, Executive Assistant, Portugal

"Please come! Do not stay at home; rather travel, meet new people and explore Slovakia."

Vitor, Executive Assistant, Portugal

Daniel, Online Marketing Operator, Spain

"What will I miss the most? My job, probably."

Daniel, Online Marketing Operator, Spain

Miguel, Web Developer, Portugal

"I met amazing people and fall in love with a city that I did not even know few years ago."

Miguel, Web Developer, Portugal

Monica, Marketing trainee, Indian studying in Austria

"I am treated as full-time employee, which is great."

Monica, Marketing trainee, Indian studying in Austria

Vinay, Mechanical Engineer, Indian studying in Germany

"It is fun to learn new things; language and to explore new places."

Vinay, Mechanical Engineer, Indian studying in Germany

Pedro, Industrial Engineer, Portugal

"I am having a blast here!"

Pedro, Industrial Engineer, Portugal

Joao Pedro, Communication Assistant, Portugal

"My colleagues have become my friends. What can be better?"

Joao Pedro, Communication Assistant, Portugal

Pablo, Mechanical Engineer, Spain

"I like the travelling opportunities Bratislava offers."

Pablo, Mechanical Engineer, Spain

André Lagos, Project Coordinator assistant, Portugal.

“A few days after my arrival, I was already feeling like home”

André Lagos, Project Coordinator assistant, Portugal.

Tahmina Mumtaz, Junior SAP specialist, Pakistan

"I believe that this experience will enable me to follow my future endeavours in a defined way, and nourish me professionally.”

Tahmina Mumtaz, Junior SAP specialist, Pakistan

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia
Start: September 2017
Duration: 5 months minimum
Working language: English

This internship is a part of the Placement Slovakia program. All applying candidates have to be confirmed to receive an Erasmus+ learning agreement by their education institution covering the whole internship period.

Company profile: 
This internship is in a Slovak Slovak branch of a global company, leading wholesale provider of reinsurance, insurance and other insurance-based forms of risk transfer.  It is a prestigious company with over 10 000 employees worldwide, with modern offices in a Bratislava city center.

Position description:
- Assisting with the accounting for and contribute to the production of monthly/quarterly/annual accounts for assigned entities and branches
- Assisting with payroll, compensation and related benefits accounting and associated balance sheet entries and reconciliations where appropriate
- Accounting for accruals and prepayments for the respective entities
- Handle, or control, balance sheet reconciliation processes where not controlled by other Finance team
- Assisting with the preparation of VAT / equivalent reporting for VAT / equivalent managers (including reconciliations) - Assisting with the preparation of reporting for the various jurisdictions served by Finance
- Assisting with the processing of end to end intercompany recharges and related activity, i.e. accounting for intercompany recharges in and recharges out and International Assignee accounting / processes in conjunction with the Intragroup Service Model team. All associated reconciliations - Transactional level reporting to the business as required from time to time
- Assisting in policy setting and process improvement identification and implementation

Qualifications:
- University degree or student in the area of finance, accounting, economics or similar
- Relevant experience as a Financial accountant or similar is welocme
- Very good comprehension of MS Office (Excel - Pivot Tables, Word and PowerPoint)
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Experience in SAP or Oracle is an advantage
- Fluent English written and spoken
- Adherence to deadlines and ability to work on own initiative a must

Knowledge and skills the trainee can learn during the internship:
The trainee will gain the knowledge of accounting in international environment, will learn how to cooperate in the team, work with internal systems.

Benefits:
-    Free accommodation provided,
-    Standard support by our team. For more information check our website www.placementslovakia.com 

Interested candidates please apply by submitting an online application form at www.placementslovakia.com 

We look forward to hearing from you!