Trainee Finance, Accounting and Controlling (m/f/d)

Tentamus Group is a global quality and safety firm with a core presence in Europe, Israel, Greater China, India, Japan and North America. Tentamus tests and consults on products involving the human body with strong focus on food/ agriculture, nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Tentamus is represented in over 65 locations worldwide with more than 2,500 highly-trained staff members.

Within the Tentamus Group holding company, we are looking to fill the following position in the area of “Finance” at the earliest opportunity:


Trainee Finance, Accounting and Controlling (m/f/d)
Location: Berlin, Germany


The program:


  • As a trainee, you will join us directly in the Group Accounting and Controlling department and gain an insight in our day-to-day business and diverse projects right from the start
  • The program is a ‚Training on the Job‘, in which you learn exclusively under practical orientation and are supported and accompanied by experienced colleagues
  • The duration of the program is 24 months, you can join us at any time and you will receive a permanent employment contract
  • The program is individually designed and consists of several stages, some of which you can complete abroad


Your Primary Responsibilities


  • Support in the preparation of the consolidated financial statements on a monthly basis in accordance with German GAAP (HGB) and IFRS including deviation analysis and comments on the income statement and balance sheet
  • Analysis and commentary on financial statements of subsidiaries as well as communication to department heads
  • Contribution to the preparation of the financial reporting to the management and the shareholders as well as support in the expansion and automation of the internal reporting
  • Assumption of projects in domestic and foreign subsidiaries
  • Support in the integration of newly acquired companies into the financial reporting of the group
  • Support with budget planning as well as in the preparation of deviation analyses


Your Basic Qualifications


  • You have successfully completed a degree in business administration, an advanced knowledge in the area of finance, accounting and controlling and a high affinity for figures
  • You would like to assume successive responsibility and qualify as senior controller
  • You are flexible in terms of location and willing to support our finance managers abroad for a certain period of time
  • You enjoy working in a team, have the ability to organize yourself well, work independently and are solution-oriented
  • You have a very good knowledge of German and English (written and spoken), other languages are an advantage
  • You already have solid knowledge in dealing with MS Office, especially with MS Excel and you have knowledge of accounting according to German GAAP (HGB) and IFRS


We offer


  • A motivated team, flat hierarchies, a multicultural environment and an attractive workspace in a dynamically growing, international company
  • Long-term, challenging and interesting tasks
  • High level of creative freedom
  • Close involvement in decision-making processes
  • Individual further training opportunities (Tentamus Academy) and the opportunity to help shape the growth of a medium-sized family business
  • Joint team events and recreational opportunities


If you are looking for a new challenge in an exciting, fast-growing environment and enjoy target-oriented work in a dynamic team, we look forward to receiving your complete documents (with the note “Trainee Finance, Accounting and Controlling”), stating your availability and salary expectations, to application@tentamus.com.

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