EU Mid-size FP&A Intern

Date:  Jun 23, 2024
Department:  Global Finance
Job Type:  Intern
Team:  Accounting/Finance & Control
Contract Type:  Temporary

Parma, IT

About us

Based in Parma, Italy, Chiesi is an international research-focused pharmaceutical and healthcare group with over 85 years’ experience, operating in 31 countries with more than 7,000 employees (Chiesi Group). To achieve its mission of improving people’s quality of life by acting responsibly towards society and the environment, the Group researches, develops and markets innovative drugs in its main therapeutic areas: Discover more here

We are proud to to have been awarded with B Corp Certification, a recognition of high social and environmental standards. We are a reliable company that adopts and promotes a transparent and ethical behavior at all levels.

We believe that the success of Chiesi is built and shaped by our people and our strong set of shared Values and Behaviors. Our people make a critical difference to our success, which is why it is vital that we attract and retain the right talent who will continue to enrich our culture by living and breathing our values and behaviors.

We are committed to embrace diversity, inclusion and equal opportunities. In fact, we are a global family made up of different cultures, different genders, generations, ethnicities, abilities, sexual identities and many other enriching diversities. 


Chiesi Corporate Functions

These are the functions supporting the business at a Corporate Level:

  • Global HR
  • Global Finance, Procurement & IT
  • Group Legal & Corporate Affairs
  • Global Communication & External Relations
  • Transformation
  • Global Strategy, SV&S and Business Development


Who we are looking for


The FP&A Team is part of the Global Finance Department and provide high-level guidance as well as operational support to Affiliates Finance teams concerning the main financial processes, such as Planning, Monthly Reporting and Year-End Closing.

The FP&A Team liaises mainly with the Franchise/BU and Regional Teams, the staff of the Countries, all other Global Finance functions (CFO and first reporting line, Global Accounting, Tax & Treasury, GICT) and the Top Management

Main Activities

Provide support to the European Mid-Size FP&A team on financial planning and analysis activities:

Closing and planning activities, including coordination with affiliates
Supporting preparation of Monthly Closing and Financial Planning reports and related analysis
Ad hoc analysis and deep-dive on region and group financial data
Supporting global finance roadmap projects


Master Degree in Finance, Business Administration or Management Engineering.


Fluent in English. A Study experience abord will be consider a plus

Technical Skills

- knowledge of financial statements 
- knowledge of accounting techniques
- Use of Microsoft Office applications (advanced use of Excel and Power Point in particular)

Soft Skills

  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to details
  • Digital mindset
  • Goal orientation
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Team working

Contract and Benefit

6 months internship
Monthly Reimbursement of 1000 Euros
Meal vouchers for each day of remote activities
Free access to internal canteen for lunch
Free shuttle reserved to Chiesi employees from railway station to Chiesi HQ and/or free pass to the urbanpublic service

What we offer

You would join a dynamic, fast-growing, challenging and friendly environment.
In Chiesi we firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we invest in continuous training, learning and development. Therefore, we strive to continuously promote and satisfy development needs, paying particular attention to the quality of our working environment and to collective well-being. 
We want our people to come to work happy every day, and we know how important it is to find the right work-life balance in order to be able to give our best. That is why we offer flexible working approach, remote working, support in the relocation process, tax assistance service for foreign colleagues and many other people-care services.

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