Management Trainee (f/m/d) - Corporate Accounting

locationFrankfurt am Main, Deutschland
remotePartially remote
VeröffentlichtVeröffentlicht: 28.3.2024
0 - 1 Jahr Berufserfahrung

You have successfully completed your master’s degree and now you want to kickstart your career – preferably in an international environment. During our management trainee program, you will quickly assume responsibility for your tasks in the Corporate Accounting team at the KION Group Headquarters. From the outset, you will be an important part of the KION Group and a member of a collaborative team striving for excellence.

What we offer:

Brief Facts

Homebase: Frankfurt

Duration: 18 months

Start of the program: October 1, 2024

  • In addition to a multifaceted job, you can look forward to exciting career opportunities and above-market remuneration
  • You will quickly get to know all the important interfaces that ensure cross-functional collaboration based on partnership and trust
  • The global orientation of the program is complemented by a 5-month assignment at one of our international locations
  • From the start, we will assign you tasks for which you will have individual responsibility, giving you the opportunity to contribute your own ideas
  • Your mentor, one of our KION executives, will support you along your journey and will drive your personal development

Tasks and Qualifications:


  • You will analyze monthly and quarterly business performance and prepare financial budgets and forecasts
  • You will incorporate the results into presentations and decision papers for senior management, thereby providing valuable support for their decision-making
  • You will provide a comprehensive planning and reporting function which includes planning corporate goals and monitoring their implementation
  • You will be an important point of contact for our Group functions or Operating Units when it comes to financial matters, working closely with internal stakeholders on strategic business projects
  • You will be part of international projects and interact regularly with other finance team members across Europe


  • You have a master’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or a similar field with a focus on Accounting or Controlling, and you want to put your knowledge into practice
  • You have professional working proficiency in English enabling you to work with all stakeholders; German language skills are needed as well
  • You are familiar with international accounting standards and ideally have initial practical experience in accounting or finance through working student positions or internships
  • You also have strong analytical and IT skills – you will be using MS Office every day, in particular Excel and PowerPoint
  • You are a team player with strong communication skills and like to work in an international environment
  • You demonstrate a high level of engagement, e.g., by proactively developing intelligent, agile, and pragmatic solutions

Did we spark your interest? We look forward to receiving your application.

For further information, check out our website: Our management trainee program | KION GROUP AG


  • Betriebswirtschaftslehre
  • MBS: Mannheim Master of Accounting & Taxation - Accounting Track (Teilzeit)
  • MBS: Mannheim Master of Accounting & Taxation - Taxation Track (Teilzeit)

Art des Abschlusses

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
  • Master of Arts (M.A.)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.)


  • 0 - 1 Jahr Berufserfahrung


  • Englisch
  • Deutsch