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Finance Intern (12 month contract)

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11d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You should be a university student with a strong interest in finance and a proactive attitude, able to work independently in a fast-paced environment. Good communication and prioritization skills are a must.
  • You will extract, interpret data, consolidate inputs, analyze variances, support monthly reporting, learn about Finance areas, assist team initiatives, use reporting tools, understand margins, forecast accurately, collaborate with other teams, and champion Diversity, Equity & Inclusion strategies.

Off-cycle Internship

Banking & Finance•London


  • We have an exciting opportunity for two Finance Interns to join our Commercial Finance teams to help ASOS deliver on its Financial and Commercial objectives!
  • The Commercial Finance team are responsible for short and long term forecasting of all KPIs, and providing insight and analysis to support or challenge business strategies. The team provides the business with detailed analysis on sales, costs, profitability and behavioural trends and is a vital support function to all departments across ASOS.
  • Within Commercial Finance we also have a dedicated Supply Chain Finance team who work with the Logistics Leadership team to optimise our logistics and delivery networks, ensuring we have a cost-effective and high performing service to our customers across every global region.
  • On a 12 month fixed term contract, you can expect to work closely with our Product and and Supply Chain stakeholders You will build a broad understanding of the role finance plays in a modern business environment and gain the key skills and experiences you will need to pursue a future career in Finance or related fields. 


  • We love people who are as passionate about our journey as we are, who have initiative and who embrace change. If this sounds like you, we'd like to hear from you and your experience for this role!
  • A University student looking to fill their placement year in industry
  • A strong interest in Finance and appetite to learn more
  • Enjoys working in a fast pace, reactive environment.
  • A proven ability to plan and prioritise own workload to meet tight deadlines.
  • Basic skills in Excel preferred, but not essential
  • A high standard of accurac with financial and statistical data.
  • An ability to determine insightful observations in detail for management attention.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • An ability to work independently and to take initiative
  • Good communication, interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Driven and proactive attitude

Area of Responsibilities

Banking & Finance


  • Extracting & interpreting data to measure the success of the business
  • Work on consolidating data inputs and reporting to support re-forecasts and building new budgets.
  • Playing a key part in planning & delivering monthly actuals and reforecasting; including setting up monthly meetings, posting accruals and prepayments, analysing variances between actuals and forecasts & maintaining all forecast & cost schedules
  • Learn about other areas of Finance and gain a basic understanding of specific areas of the Income Statement and Balance Sheet, such as CapEx and Cash.
  • Supporting the Finance team on current initiatives
  • Producing weekly and monthly reporting in a timely and accurate manner and updating the Finance Manager on key highlights and trends
  • You will learn to use our integrated Finance systems and reporting tools (such as Power BI and Alteryx), and use these in practice to make informed data-driven decisions and improve processes where possible.
  • Understanding of margin, intake, and stock from a commercial finance perspective.
  • Working closely with the business to forecast and track accurately.
  • Liaising with other Finance teams, to ensure a collaborative approach towards business planning and forecasting.
  • Any other ad hoc analysis
  • Supporting our culture by championing Diversity, Equity & Inclusion strategies


Work type

Full time

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