International Finance Trainee (gn)

Frankfurt, Finance, Festanstellung, Vollzeit, lt-1 Jahre Erfahrung

About the Project

In order to strengthen its site-based financial efforts in the various project areas, FZS will develop a high potential future Financial Professional, who would like to join our trainee programme. Therefore, the FZS Financial Department is seeking a dedicated person who will join our team.

Your Tasks


  • You will be trained in all international finance disciplines such as Accounting, Auditing, Controlling, Procurement, Reporting and Treasury and further gain specialized knowledge of an international third sector organisation
  • You engage with the international finance teams in the regions and are an integral part of the local headquarters team in Frankfurt
  • You advance your professional, social and methodological competence by working in different parts of the finance department and in international locations
  • You develop an extensive personal network within the organisation
  • Your programme lasts 18 to 24 months and starts at your earliest convenience
  • Your different assignments will take place in Frankfurt, Germany as well as up to 6 months within an international project area, either Africa, South-East Asia or South America
  • You will get individual mentoring directly from the FZS Head of Finance
  • You will have the opportunity to get an unlimited contract after successfully completing the trainee programme

Your Profile

  • You hold a university degree with an excellent academic track record in the field of business administration, ideally in finance or controlling
  • You have gained initial relevant working experience (e.g. internship)
  • You have spent at least 6 months abroad (e.g. studies or internship) and therefore developed strong intercultural competences
  • You are able to think and act in complex structures and set yourself apart with a proactive approach to business
  • You are open minded, have strong self-motivation and the flexibility to work internationally
  • Your outstanding social skills lead to a highly team-oriented working style
  • You seek new challenges and are enthusiastic to take on responsibility
  • You have excellent written and oral communication skills in both German and English
  • You strongly support our mission of saving the last wild places on earth

Your Application

Have we aroused your interest? Please send us your application (as PDF including a motivation letter, CV and qualifying certificates) together with your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date to or apply online.

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