strategic controlling trainee (f/m/x)

Job description


about us

Aalberts is a stock listed Dutch company which engineers mission-critical technologies for ground-braking industries and everyday life. With over 16.000 employees in over 140 locations Aalberts is organized in five business segments. The segment Surface Technologies is the biggest of all five Aalberts segments offering technical services in the field of heat treatment, surface treatment and specialized machining. With a turnover of 650 Mio. € and approx. 6.000 employees worldwide Aalberts Surface Technologies operates from 80 locations in Europe, USA and China. Our headquarter is located in Kerpen, NRW, Germany.


In line with our focused acceleration strategy we are looking for an entrepreneurial


 strategic controlling trainee (f/m/x)


your job

  • project-based assignments at different Surface Technologies locations in Germany and abroad; in total 18 months
  • take ownership for driving your projects in the area of financial & project controlling, investments & business planning
  • financial due dilligences support 
  • regular feedback talks and onsite trainings
  • close work with our group CFOs and our global finance network
  • be part of the global Aalberts trainee network and development program
  • take-over of a strategic key function in one of our finance departments after the program


your profile

  • master degree in finance, business administration or controlling
  • practical experience in the controlling department of a multinational corporation or in a consulting company 
  • entrepreneurial and intercultural mindset
  • hands-on mentality and can-do attitude
  • goal-oriented and systematic workstyle
  • excellent MS office skills, especially Excel; SAP FI knowledge beneficial
  • fluency in German and English


what we offer

  • we give you the opportunity to be an entrepreneur and take over responsibility from day one
  • great development possibilities in a technology focused, fast growing company
  • highly motivated team and international network
  • passion for what we are doing

Job requirements

For further information please contact Julia Brey, HR Director, Aalberts Surface Technologies: Tel.: +49-2237-502-501.

We look forward to receiving your application!