- Salling Group
- 3. december 2018
- 29. januar 2019
At Salling Group we care about improving everyday life. We do so by offering more sustainable solutions, the best customer value, job opportunities for all and support to good causes through our owners, the Salling Foundations.
To ensure we continue to keep and expand our leading position in our business we need skilled and ambitious graduates capable and willing to grow with us. Becoming a Finance Graduate with us means joining a passionate and professional finance organization in an international company focused on growth.
We offer you an exciting finance position where you are can growth both professional and personal and where you will get a solid foundation to build an ambitious career. With your potential and our support our goal is to turn you into one of the future specialists or managers within Finance.
About the Finance Graduate programme
The two-year programme is an intense sequence of continuous challenges providing you with a broad range of skills all the while you are part of a professional Finance team that always strive to provide financial, fact-based insight that will drive Salling Group forward.
You will have at least three rotations within the Finance organization as well as two short placements in the frontline to understand our business and value chain in depth. As a Finance Graduate, you will get the opportunity to use the knowledge you gained during your studies and transform this into operational financial skills.In each rotation, you will be given a full position with clear responsibilities for assigned tasks.
Your assignments will cover the full range of tasks from hands-on execution of functional tasks to analyses, follow-up on activities, support to the management team, project participation and potentially project management. The flow and content of the rotations will be prioritized according to the business needs and to ensure your future development.
We are looking for the right mix of personal and professional skills. If you can identify yourself in the skills outlined below, then you might be our next Finance Graduate.
- You have recently graduated or are about to graduate with a master´s degree well above average.
- You have relevant work experience either gained during your studies or you have up to a maximum of one year's full time experience after your graduation.
- You have excellent language skills in English - fluent both spoken and written - and strong Excel skills.
- Retail or other FCGM experience through work or studies as well as SAP experience are an advantage.
- You are ambitious, goal oriented and highly motivated and committed to succeed.
- You have an business mind-set, strong analytical skills and you work well under pressure.
- You are able to deliver high-quality results on time.
- You thrive in a role with many different stakeholders, and you have above average communicational skills and an open and agile mindset allowing you to work and communicate with colleagues in many departments and on various levels of the company.
Being a Graduate at Salling Group
We will make sure we challenge you from day one and give you the opportunity to use your theoretical knowledge and transform this into operational financial skills by giving you daily tasks and project work with clear responsibilities for deliveries and deadlines. Throughout the programme, you will participate in different learning modules together with graduates from other functional areas.
To get an idea of tasks and areas of responsibilities in the Finance Graduate position have a look here.
During the programme, you will be based at Salling Group's headquarter in Aarslev near Aarhus. The programme might also include short placements at other locations.
Salling Group uses analysis and profiling tools as part of our recruitment and assessment process. If we find your background and application interesting we will invite you to take part in the assessment for the graduate position.
On the basis of application, profile and tests results, final candidates will be invited to participate in Salling Group's Case Competition on 7th February 2019 in the afternoon/evening.
Please send your application through the link on this page as soon as possible and no later than 27th January 2019 as we will handle the applications when received. You can expect to hear from us on the 1st of February 2019 at the latest.
About Salling Group
Being one of Denmark's largest companies, with more than 1500 stores in four countries, we have a responsibility to take care of our climate and environment. Reducing the impact of our operations is beneficial to both the global community and our business performance.
Every day, more than 50.000 employees across Denmark, Germany, Poland and Sweden are seeking to deliver the best possible shopping experience to the 10 million customers we service every week. The desire to innovate and change to the benefit of the customers is our main goal in Salling Group. It is part of the company's heritage to rethink retail, and Salling Group will continue to strive for setting new standards for the industry - both abroad and at home.