Internship Financial Controlling (f/m/d)

January 2021
Employment type:
Full time

Kiron Open Higher Education gGmbH is a non-profit organization founded in 2015 with the mission to enable access to high-quality education for refugees and underserved communities through digital solutions.
Our team of Kironistas is international, agile and thinks out-of-the-box. We are education experts, techies, designers, project managers, communicators, grant writers, researchers, coffee-drinkers, innovators and dreamers, who work together on this mission every day.

Meet your future colleagues:
Louise, intern
Kiron has been a great opportunity for me. I learned a lot about social organizations and their challenges.

Opportunities & Responsibilities

  • You collaborate and actively support in financial controlling
  • You assist the drafting of project Financial Reports for donors
  • You support the coordination and sorting of invoices, as well as the verification of their accuracy
  • You take full responsibility in financial data management and record-keeping
  • You are in contact with other teams in order to ensure a smooth project reporting

Your set of skills

  • You share the vision of free education worldwide for refugees
  • You are officially enrolled at a university and are fluent in English (German is a plus)
  • You are an organized person with a keen eye for detail and are meticulous in your work
  • You are proficient in MS Office programsExcel in particular and adaptable to new software and applications
  • You are a team player, able to work independently and have a hands-on mentality
  • You are highly proactive and have the ability to manage your own time and responsibilities

Our offer

  • The opportunity to shape a social enterprise with your initiative and creative input
  • The atmosphere of an innovative and fast-growing social startup and the chance to be part of a dynamic, international, and interdisciplinary team
  • First insights into financial controlling at a unique project-funded NGO
  • Flexible working hours at our dog-friendly and spacious office in Lichtenberg with beautiful sunset views

We are looking forward to your application via e-mail with the subject “Internship FC”. Include your cover letter, CV and availability in English or German in a single PDF file to: Rohit Kakar

Please note that due to our limited budget as a nonprofit organization we are unfortunately unable to pay salaries. Therefore we are only offering mandatory internships/ educational program (“Pflichtpraktikum”) or voluntary internships  (“studienbegleitendes Praktikum”) to enrolled students.

Find out more in our Recruitment Policy.

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Rohit Kakar
Head of HR
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