GTP-2020-HIF-FCI: Graduate or Master Student specialized in accounting or similar - Income management (GTP-2020-HIF-FCI)

German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Köln, Germany

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Vocational training

Job description:

Have you (almost) completed your degree studies? Are you inspired by space exploration and keen to pursue a career in this exciting field? If so, perhaps you should take a closer look at the German Trainee Programme. Organised by DLR, it offers you the chance to work shoulder to shoulder with experts from the 22 member states of ESA – keeping your finger on the pulse of Europe‘s space programmes. Over a period up to 24 months, you will actively contribute to the latest research and/or technology projects. This is complemented by a generous scholarship. What better way to launch your career in international space business? The next GTP commences on 1st February 2020.

This is your opportunity to join the team at ESA HQ – Paris, France
Income management (GTP-2020-HIF-FCI)

The proposed opportunity will be developed in the Finance, Planning and Controlling Department, Planning, Budget and Controlling Division and in particular in the Income Management Section. This section is responsible for managing all the income of the Agency.The management of the income is divided in two groups the Member States and Participants and the Third Party Programmes. It is proposed that the trainee will be involved in both areas to have a clear overview of the Section but will mainly be focussing on process/tools improvements and operations related to Third Party Programmes.


Related to Contributions from Member States and Participants: preparation of inputs for all Call-ups and follow up during the year (revision of budgets, prepayments…) preparation of Audit Reports per Member State/Participant update of Income tables per programme as per Financial Statements Related to Third Party Programmes: support process/tools improvement effort (SAP reporting, others) support on the preparation accounting procedures for Third party Income analysis of dunning and write-offs follow-up the development of new reporting tools update of SAP structure to segregate Types of Third party income support the closing of activities and programmes any other administrative tasks needed (documentation,…)

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: GTP-2020-HIF-FCI