Internship Financial Operations (m/f/d)

At FreightHub, we are building the backbone of global trade. We are revolutionizing logistics by making it easier, faster, and more cost-efficient to move goods from point A to point B anywhere in the world – via container ships, planes, trucks, and trains. By radically automating processes and designing a superior user experience we make buying and selling goods anywhere on the globe more efficient and easy than ever before. If you aim to create impact with your work, solve real-world problems, and digitalize a multi-trillion-€ industry that fosters global prosperity, we’d love you to join FreightHub!

#TheFinancialOperationsTeam (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.


  • 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


  • 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


  • Be part of a young, international and highly motivated team led by a highly experienced founding team that recently completed Series B with USD 30M with top VC investors (Maersk Growth, Northzone, Cherry Ventures, Global Founders Capital and others)
  • Bring your own ideas and proposed solutions to a fast-growing company and contribute to making global trade faster, easier and more transparent
  • Experience our unique corporate culture, which includes pizza and beer on Friday evenings, sports events and cooking evenings as well as much more
  • Benefit from our Learning&Development offers and from a steep learning curve
Check out our video to see what it is like to work at FreightHub: