Accounting & Finance Intern

Tralee, Kerry (IE)
Intern salary
26 Jul 2017
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Not qualified, Part qualified

Company Overview:

Kerry Group has enjoyed phenomenal success since its formation in 1972. Today, Kerry Group has 23,000 employees globally, 15,000 products and revenues of €6.1 billion. As a company we strive for excellence in everything we do. Today, Kerry Group has 23,000 employees globally– all with the same goal: to delight and nourish consumers and every day millions of people throughout the world consume foods and beverages containing our taste and nutrition solutions.


Applicants must be part of a university work placement programme for a minimum duration of 6 months.

Kerry Internship Programme:

We offer a structured internship programme with meaningful work experience where our interns are supported through 1-1 Coaching and a Buddy Programme. Interns are given exposure to our Senior Leaders and have opportunities to demonstrate to our leaders how they have contributed to Kerry during their internship. Interns also have an opportunity to learn about our wider business and network with other interns through events organised throughout their placement.

We are committed to the development of our Interns as we aim to convert as many Interns to Graduates on our award winning Graduate Programme. All interns will be given the opportunity to be considered for our Graduate Programme before they complete their placement.

Description and Responsibilities:

Interns may be assigned to our Financial Reporting, Tax or Mergers and Acquisitions Teams

•Assist in reviewing and preparing financial statements

•Communicate and solve any matters that arise in relation to the financial statements between auditors, site accountants and the group financial reporting department.

•Upload financial statements to the compliance database once signed by the directors and approved by auditors.

•Assist in the preparation of the Interim report and stock exchange announcements.

•Assist in any ad hoc duties/ projects that may arise.

What we are Looking for:

•Good working knowledge of MS Word and Excel.

•Team player

•Good organisational and time management skills.

•Excellent Communication Skills.

Location: Global Finance Headquarters, Tralee, Co. Kerry