Financial Analyst in Business Support & Intelligence Department - Internship
1- The AXA Group
The AXA Group, a worldwide leader in Financial Protection, supports and advises its customers, individuals and businesses at every stage of their lives by meeting their needs for products and insurance, pension, savings and wealth transmission.
The headquarters of AXA Group, based in Paris 8th, brings together the Group's corporate activities. It coordinates the various entities with the Group's strategy, and is responsible for managing international projects. The peculiarity of the seat lies particularly in the presence of a strong international culture (42 nationalities).
Aware of the challenges, AXA is a responsible and innovative Group that is constantly redefining standards to better serve its customers and employees.
2- The Department
Business Support and Intelligence Unit (BSID) is responsible for performance monitoring within the Group. Its objective is to coordinate a regular dialogue with the entities in order to deliver to the Group Management Committee of AXA information on the financial, operational and strategic performance of the entities.
BSID is made of 3 Regional Heads based in Paris and Hong Kong, under the supervision of the Head of BSID.
BSID is working in close collaboration with local top Management (CEOs, CFOs, Heads of Controlling) and Group central functions (GBLs, COO, Group IT, Group Marketing, HR and technical teams, PBRC, GCD).
Role and Responsibilities:
The main mission of the BSID intern is to assist the relevant Associate/ Analyst in monitoring the Markets he/she is part of for the Group Management Committee with the objective of informing key stakeholders of the performance of the entities on a monthly basis, provide relevant recommendations to improve business performance and monitor the implementation of strategic decisions.
Therefore, the BSID intern is expected to:
Support BSID Associate and Analyst in preparing monthly reporting covering financial and non-financial performance indicators;
Support BSID Associate and Analyst in providing regular update on business performance and budget execution;
Participate to forecasting, financial planning and budgeting processes;
With the support of BSID Associate/ Analyst, prepare benchmarking analysis with external competitors;
With the support of BSID Associate/ Analyst, prepare ad hoc analysis on business / financial topics
The main activities of the BSID intern are to:
Participate in the production of the monthly reporting provided by the entities as well as assist the entities in delivering the information if required;
Analyse the financial and business information reported by the entities;
Profile Requirements :
Business/ Engineering school or Master in Finance/ Strategy
Expected skills :
- Good understanding of finance and reporting principles, notably accounting and consolidation principles / standards
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Strong proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
- Ability to organise, analyse and summarise
- Ability to present in a synthetic and clear way the work results
- Fluent in English
Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 165,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 107 million customers.
The headquarters of the AXA Group, based in Paris 8th, brings together the Group's corporate activities. It coordinates the various entities with the Group's strategy, and is responsible for managing international projects. The headquarters has approximately 800 employees and is distinguished by its strong international culture (39 nationalities).
We provide you regular career opportunities in international teams. If you want to join us, don’t hesitate to apply !
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