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Graduate - Finance - South Africa

Fairland, South Africa Job ID 994

Job Description


SC Johnson (SCJ) is one of the world’s leading makers of household brands. The company has operations in more than 70 countries and sells products in virtually every country around the world. Its product portfolio includes global brands such as Pledge®, Duck®,Mr.Muscle®, Windex®, Scrubbing Bubbles®, Glade®, Raid®, OFF!®, Baygon® and Ziploc®.

The company has been making great products for more than 125 years and the same family that started the company still owns and runs it today. For over a century, spanning five generations, the Johnson family has demanded the best for families everywhere. We currently employ approximately 13,000 people globally and generate $10 billion in sales. At the same time, we’ve established agenerations-long legacyof environmental responsibility, community leadership and providing great places to work. We do this because we want to do what’s right for our business today, and also what’s right for people and the planet tomorrow.

Job Description

This graduate internship provides the opportunity to perform a variety of operational and analytical tasks within the Finance department in Fairland. The work is project-based and will afford the intern contact with personnel from various disciplines within SC Johnson. The particular assignment that will be given to interns is driven by critical business needs that the organization has at the time of the internship. All positions will provide interns the opportunity to gain valuable financial experience while working closely with knowledgeable professionals and getting exposure to executive management. Internship project assignments typically include positions in areas such as Product Supply Finance, Corporate Accounting, Sales Finance, or Marketing Finance. This internship is a great opportunity to gain exposure to Corporate Finance and Accounting at a global company.

As a part of the graduate intern program, you will also have the opportunity to take advantage of the following benefits:

  • Executive Exposure – During your internship you will have on-going interaction with managers and senior stakeholders from multiple disciplines in an international organization
  • Training – We provide a formalized training program which includes topics such as SAP training, P&L training and others necessitated by the specific project(s)
  • Coaching and Mentoring – From day one, you will receive support from an experienced manager and mentor to help answer any questions you may have along the way
  • Networking Events– Throughout the internship there will be multiple social events that provide opportunities to network with all levels in the finance organization

Position Requirements

Required Skills Include:

  • To qualify for this position, you must have completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance with Honours

Preferred Skills Include:

  • Analytical thinking
  • Strategic problem solving
  • Strong communication skills (oral and written)
  • Time management
  • Ability to work independently on assignments
  • Ability to handle a variety of tasks or requests at once
  • Ability to prioritize work
  • Ability to do hands-on learning
  • A natural curiosity

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