Junior Finance Professional

Job Description

Create a better tomorrow with us.

Siemens is looking for a Junior Finance Professional to be hired with an Apprenticeship contract in Milan for the Mobility business.

The Mobility Division is the world’s leading provider of mobility solutions that enable the efficient, safe and environmentally friendly transport of people and goods – and help improve the quality of everyday life for millions of people on all continents. Driven by innovation, we develop intelligent solutions for the increasing digitalization of the transport sector. Our range of offerings includes rail vehicles, rail automation, road traffic management systems and rail electrification.

Do you have the courage to think beyond the possible?

Do you want to be empowered to create solutions that have an impact on daily life?

Join our apprenticeship now and lay the foundation for your successful career in Siemens. The world is constantly changing and we’re always thinking about what’s next. Talk to us on the growth journey you like to take, move in Siemens to learn and to create a better real and digital future.

Your benefits – finance path
  • A professional manager will support you as a mentor during your apprenticeship. Based on your personal profile and our business needs, your mentor will help you trigger your full potential and will encourage you to build your own career.
  • With specific trainings we will foster your business administration skills; you receive a comprehensive and state-of-the- art training to develop your personal and professional skills
Your main responsibilities

You will be required to provide support for one or more project teams through providing comprehensive financial support and implementation of project management controls. Responsibilities include budgeting, forecasting, reporting & analysis, business process improvement, and month end project settlement activities.

In addition you will support the head of finance digital transformation in developing the future digital finance skills and tools needed for the finance role.

This highly visible position requires regular interaction with internal and external customers as well as interactions with senior level staff members.

With some of these responsibilities:
  • To prepare project costs calculations and documentation, prepare Estimate-At-Completion (EAC) and variance analysis [budget vs actual]
  • Provide accurate information to drive project profitability and other performance metrics trough ad hoc project reporting and analysis as required
  • Track, reconcile and work to minimize project unbilled balances
  • Monitor and work to increase project cash flow
  • Prepare risk and opportunity assessments; develop and implement plan to mitigate risks
  • Prepare detailed monthly project rolling forecasts
  • Timely and accurate project settlement, prepare month end project journal entries
  • Support internal and external audits
  • Ensure project accounting is aligned with Government accounting standards as well as company policies and procedures
  • Interact with support teams including Corporate Accounting, IT, HR, Contracts, and Supply Chain Management and International stakeholders
  • Analyzing the digital skills needed for the finance role in the future
  • Actively search for trainings in digital finance
  • Contributing to the digital initiatives of the company
What you need to bring with you
  • You are under 30 and a fresh graduate in Master’s degree in economics
  • A 3-month-finance internship experience is a plus
  • You have excellent command of Italian language as well as English
  • Aspiration to develop a finance path and grow
  • Genuine interest for digitalization
  • Knowledge of office 365, SAP, Mendix will be a plus
  • Ability to work in team, sometime located abroad, and think about everything from the customer perspective
  • You are a role model for openness and inclusiveness as a non-negotiable cultural element
  • Openness to a temporary relocation in Italy or abroad
  • European Work Permit

What can we further offer?

  • An inclusive and flexible ways of working, with caring for everyone's personal well-being;
  • Flexible Welfare programs and health insurance can be extended to your family;
  • Activities’ organization guided by performance, where the achievement of objectives and the entrepreneurial spirit are recognized;
  • Opportunities for continuous/individual learning journeys so that you never stop growing and keep on learning
  • Value driven culture: trustful, respectful, open, honest, empowering
  • Professional and extraprofessional accident insurance;
  • Free on-site lunch options;
  • Personal Computer and Smartphone.
Inclusion is our ambition

Siemens is an equal opportunity employer, offering a safe and inclusive work environment, based on mutual respect and the appreciation of diversity, guaranteeing equal employment opportunities to all qualified candidates to realize their full potential.

Talk to us about the desired working conditions/ environment that will lift your efficiency.

Typically, this kind of position is full-time, however please talk to us if a more flexible arrangement would better enable you to take up this opportunity!

Are you ready to build a real impact?

Come on board and seek the challenges of today and tomorrow together with us!

The world is constantly evolving, and we’re always thinking about what’s next. You can help us build the technologies and innovations of tomorrow. Our recruiting team is looking forward to getting to know you!


For further information or questions, you can contact: Siemens Spa, Human Resources, Talent Acquisition, Via Vipiteno, n.4 Milan (Italy).

For more details about Siemens Italia please go to:

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility S.r.l.

Experience Level: Recent College Graduate

Full / Part time: Full-time

Can't find what you are looking for?

Let's stay connected

Can't find what you are looking for?