Internship Financial Operations (m/f/d)

Our company
Simplifying global trade is Freighthub's mission from day one. We are leveraging our digital mindset and technological skillset to revolutionise this multi-billion dollar industry by increasing transparency and reducing hassle for everybody that is moving goods on this planet, may it be an up and coming FBA Seller or a corporate customer. Equipped with a team of experienced founders and backed by top tier investors we are touching the lives of millions of end customers every day. The only thing missing is YOU to continue our journey.

The Financial Operations Team (FinOps)
We are responsible for translating business events into the financial sustainable story for FreightHub. We are a new cross-functional team that provides insights used to make important business decisions. As a cross-functional team between Finance and Operations, we serve as the backbone for the entire financial controlling of FH with a direct report to C-level. We have the ambition to back our decisions with data, are comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, and measure our success through customer happiness and company growth. We will offer you the same challenging tasks as for full-time hires. Our internships are aimed at students in their penultimate year of university and recent graduates. They are typically between three and six months and start at various points throughout the year.

Your Tasks

  • You will work in a newly set up, cross-functional team related to financial controlling
  • You will be monitoring and optimizing our margin #margin-empowerment
  • You will drive cross-functional measures & leanings to improve the organization from within
  • You will be responsible within the full process of controlling, proofing and monitoring revenues and COGS
  • You assist in the preparation of reporting materials and conduct analysis for regular management meetings
  • You will conduct data based quantitative analyses to enhance our department KPI

Your Profile

  • We recruit bright and motivated talents who have the drive and flexibility necessary to succeed in a challenging and fast- paced environment. Key attributes of a FinOps intern @FreightHub:
  • Native in German and fluent in English
  • Bachelor (graduate or final year) or currently a Master student in final year with a sound academic record
  • Majors in general management, finance, accounting, logistics, SCM or a similar field
  • Relevant internship experience in consulting, banking/finance, controlling or SCM, prior start-up experience is a plus
  • Quantitative and analytical talent combined with effective communication skills
  • Extremely diligent way of working and a high level of detail at your tasks
  • Strong team player with hands-on personality
  • Proven ability to work in a cross-functional environment

Why Us - You can look forward to

  • the possibility to shape FreightHub with your ideas
  • work that includes responsibility, autonomy and variety
  • a steep learning curve that is supported by training and development sessions
  • a comprehensive onboarding with insights into the whole company
  • sympathetic, multifaceted and highly motivated colleagues and flat hierarchies
  • a familiar company culture with team events
  • free snacks and drinks in an inspiring office in the centre of Berlin
Check out our video to see what it is like to work at FreightHub: