GE Controllership Intern in Budapest, Hungary

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GE Global Operations

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Global Operations EUR & RCIS

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Posted Position Title

Controllership Intern

Career Level




Function Segment

Administration and Support

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Hungary



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Role Summary/Purpose

We’re looking for a candidate for the Controllership team who can support us with our daily tasks.

During the internship we’ll aim to involve the candidate in Controllership related activities and provide a

broad picture of the team’s responsibilities

Essential Responsibilities

  • Gain experience in General Accounting and General Ledger activities (manual journal entries,

accounting reconciliation)

  • Support the preparation of financial reports

  • Help investigate variances between forecast and actual results

  • Use theoretical knowledge on US GAAP accounting in practice

  • Contribute to the compliance of financial reports with generally accepted accounting principles

  • Support the team with tracking completion of certain activities

  • Support the team with tracking key performance indicators

  • Creation and maintenance of Excel and Tableau reports.

  • Take part in the monthly/quarterly/year-end closing process

  • Interact with various groups within the company


  • Ongoing studies in Finance, Accounting, Economics or similar BA/MA

  • Comfortable knowledge of basic accounting principles (PnL, Balance Sheet, Subledger VS GL, Accruals,

  • Debits/Credits, Monthly closure)

  • Proficient oral and written English

  • Strong user level MS Office skills (Excel pivots, Vlookup, mailmerge/ MS Outlook), willingness to learn VBA

  • ERP (SAP, Oracle) experience is valuable.

  • Flexibility

  • Analytical thinking

  • Ability to learn and adapt

  • Team player, communicates well

Successful applicant will be legally eligible to enter into an employment relationship under the laws of


Desired Characteristics