Internship: Commercial Finance
Avery Dennison

Internship: Commercial Finance

  • Internship (From 5 to 6 months (Start date Dec. 2021))
  • Oegstgeest (Netherlands)
  • Published on September 13 2021

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs more than 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2020 were $7.0 billion. Learn more at

Job Description

Are you seeking an opportunity to put your financial and analytical skills into practice? Would you like to get exposure to the job of a Financial Analyst working in a global manufacturing company?

We are currently looking for an Intern to support our Commercial Finance team in our European Headquarter in Oegstgeest! Being part of this international team, you will be involved in providing reporting and analytical support to our European Sales and Marketing organization. 

Your main responsibilities will be: 

  • Support the commercial finance planning and control cycle to ensure business owners get timely and accurate insights (AOP, quarterly forecast & monthly reporting processes)
  • Preparation of ad-hoc analysis and business cases including the presentation on findings (portfolio performance, profitability & mix analysis for customer consolidations, payment terms evaluations etc.)
  • Support our Sustainability team to improve and maintain the transactional framework of the liner recycling program
  • Establish and build upon strong, cohesive working relationships between Finance and the Commercial organization

The preferred start date is December 1st 2021. The ideal candidate is available for 5 days a week for a duration of 6 months. 


We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated and thriving in a dynamic and collaborative environment. 

What we also expect from you:

  • Currently following a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Economics, Business with a focus on Finance or any related studies
  • Explorer / Self-starter mindset with strong analytical skills
  • Very good Excel skills (Pivot, vlookups, Conditional Operations) 
  • Good communication and collaboration skills

Additional information

Our offer:

  • 550 euros per month compensation on full-time basis
  • Commuting allowance (if applicable)
  • Specific training offerings during your Internship to support your development
  • Team-oriented and highly international environment, in which you get responsibility and the possibility to test your talents

Avery Dennison is an equal opportunity employer!


Only applications in English will be considered! Applicants need to be enrolled at a Dutch university for the whole duration of the internship.


Note: We do not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates using their personal email addresses.