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Controlling Intern (m/f/d)

Controlling Intern (m/f/d)

Field of Work:  Controlling

Berlin, BE, DE

Legal Entity:  KWS Berlin GmbH (0017)
Contract Type: 
Is Full Time?:  Yes
Onsite/ Remote:  Hybrid Working Within Country
Job ID:  12565

Would you like to gain practical experience in the field of Controlling? We are looking for a motivated Controlling Intern (m/f/d) for the Shared Service Center at KWS Berlin GmbH in Berlin, to support us with process improvements and automation solutions related to the activities for closing, forecasting and planning in the Controlling function. The position is full-time and limited to an initial period of 3 months, with a possibility of extension up to 6 months. 


If you enjoy supporting the controlling function and finding out about the challenges from a process and technical perspective in a dynamic and international company, then you’ve come to the right place!


Your tasks:

  • Supporting the transactional activities for monthly, quarterly as well as the annual closing processes of operational controlling topics such as functional cost controlling, investment controlling, etc.
  • Supporting the transactional activities for forecasting and planning such as functional cost planning, investment planning, Sales & COGS planning
  • Gathering knowledge about expert roles within the team for a core process and/or systems.
  • Possibly further development of existing Excel and BI tools


Your profile:

  • Successful completion of Bachelor studies or ongoing Master studies in the field of economics or business informatics
  • Work/internship experience in controlling in a medium-sized or large company desirable
  • Very good understanding of processes in controlling and accounting
  • Good knowledge of MS Excel, first work experience with SAP R/3
  • Strong analytical skill and high affinity for IT
  • Good knowledge of BI-based controlling tools (e.g. Power BI, Power Query, VBA)
  • English fluency; German knowledge would be a plus
  • Result-oriented mindset and independent working style accompanied by own initiative
  • Strong communication skills, ability to cooperate and work in a team of international composition


Our offer-Make yourself grow!

  • Participation in the development of controlling processes
  • Integration into a friendly and motivated team
  • Family-friendly environment with flexible working hours


Do you want to grow at KWS? Then we look forward to receiving your online application via our SuccessFactors application system! Please use the "Apply" function in the online application.




About KWS
KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. Over 5,000 employees in more than 70 countries generated net sales of around €1.5 billion in the fiscal year 2021/2022. A company with a tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugarbeet, cereals, vegetables, oilseed rape and sunflower. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods to continuously improve yield for farmers and plants’ resistance to diseases, pests and abiotic stress. To that end, the company invested more than €285 million last fiscal year in research and development. For more information: Follow us on LinkedIn® at

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