VIE Controlling Junior – Göteborg H/F

June 7, 2024

VIE Controlling Junior – Göteborg H/F


  • Volunteer for International Experience
  • SE-O-Göteborg
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VIE Controlling Junior – Goteborg H/F

Your daily routine ?

You will work with a wide range of things where the major tasks are budget and quarterly reporting, but also yearly tasks such as Cost model. You might also receive different ad hoc tasks from HO, local management, etc. You will regularly be in contact with other departments to support them in their budgeting and reporting.

Following the company's stategy to be more digitalized and customer focused the IT overheads are growing and there is a need to align and improve budgeting and reporting of IT costs. There is also a need improve communication between Controlling and IT. The following task will be the main focus: *Create/improve IT cost budget tools and reports in terms of both FTE and overheads; mainly by excel using among other tools PowerQuery and PowerPivot. *Create databases for analysis. *Create dashboard for follow up and presentations using excel dashboards and/or PowerBI. *Be the first point of contact between Controlling and IT/PMO teams.  *Align local reporting/budgeting with HO requirements for resporting such as FITD (Financial IT Dashboard) and others.
You will support the controlling team in other tasks: *Participate in the improvments of budgeting and reporting tools for the full overheads budget; mainly by excel using among other tools PowerQuery and PowerPivot. *Create databases for analysis. *Create dashboard for follow up and presentations using excel dashboards and/or PowerBI. *Possibly be included in the setup of a budgeting tool outside of excel.
3) Together with the team automate reporting processes as much as possible to free time for analysis and follow up.

The working environment is important !

You will be working in the local Management Accounting team (locally called the Controlling Team) that today consists of six members working with a wide veriety of tasks such as performance management (budgeting and reporting the top line – GWP sales, analyzing and challenging the sales department, etc), asset management (reporting and administrating the assets held to cover the insurance reserves – actual management of the assets is done by an external asset manager), liquidity, capital management and all controlling (budgeting and reporting of overheads, analysis, etc).
The team consists of people from different nationalities and ages and we enjoy working together as a team. The full Finance team constist of 13 people at the moment and the company employs about 130 people located in Norway (sales office), Denmark (sales office) and Sweden (Nordic head office with all functions such as Finance, Actuary, IT, Ops, Legal, etc)

The Nordic head office is situated in Gothenburg, Swedens second largest city. The city has a friendly atmosphere and the town is quite lively especially during summer.
The Cardif office is located near the center and it is easily reached by taking one of the two tram lines that stops just outside. Or you can rent a bike in some of the public rental places.

The next steps ? 

If you are chosen for this position and chose to accept you will have the opportunity to follow all tasks done in a Finance department at close range. You will have the opportunity to also specialize within the controlling/management accounting area and learn a lot about budgeting, reporting and analysis. Although the position will focus on IT it will be plenty of opportunities to take part in other parts of the teams work. It will be a good learning position and you will have a wide base to stand on while taking a leap into your future career within Finance.

Why join BNP Paribas ?

Our world is changing! Today, what counts in a job is to live real experiences, to learn, to share objectives and results with colleagues. In short, to chart your own path, different, responsible and sustainable. At BNP Paribas, we recruit our employees with the idea that they are looking for the world and the bank of tomorrow.

Do you want to know all the reasons to join us ? Go to:

What about remuneration ?

It is set by Business France and can be viewed directly on their site.

Are you our next VIE Junior Controlling?

You have a Master degree from a Top Business, Engineering School or University degree, majoring in Finance and management accounting. You have a solid financial knowledge, analysis and budgeting. You have gained first experience (internships and work-study program included) in Finance.  

You speak fluent English and you have a very good command of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visual Basic).

You demonstrate rigor and effective communication skills. Your proactivity, your ability to collaborate and your ability to adapt will be assets to progress on this mission.  

In a changing world, diversity, equity and inclusion are core values necessary for well-being and and team performance. At BNP Paribas, we intend in welcoming and retaining all talents without distinction : this is how we shall all be building the finance of tomorrow, innovative, responsible and sustainable.

Finally, we attach particular importance to ensuring that our future employees act on a daily basis with ethical and professional responsibility. 

During the recruitment process, information contained in your CV, your personal identifying information and background can be checked at all times.

VIE availability

As soon as possible, depending on the evolution of the health situation and subjects to the decision made by American and French authorities, for a period of 18 months.

Please, only send your resume and cover letter in English, and check that you fulfil the conditions for undertaking a V.I.E. Doing your International Volunteer Program V.I.E in Sweden (

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