Req ID:  5912


Date:  2 Feb 2024

Regional Controller Intern (12 weeks)

A World of Possibilities with DFS  

Working with DFS means journeying into a world of possibilities unlike anywhere else, a world where you can pilot your career to exciting locations and new heights.   
At DFS, a proud member of the global LVMH family, your aspirations for career and personal growth are made possible alongside the world’s most incredible collection of luxury brands and an ever-growing footprint spanning many of the world’s most visited airports and downtown locations.   
As we craft and curate new brands and new locations, the stage is set for like-minded people to join us and grow with us. A stage where your passion for luxury, travel, and retail can combine to help you and us forge long-lasting relationships that will write the next chapter in the DFS story.  

DFS Finance Internship Program is a 12-week program that provides students with an opportunity to experience the luxury travel retail business and learn about the finance controllership & consolidation before completing their university studies.
Interns with high caliber and outstanding performance will be prioritized and may gain a fast-track opportunity in the DFS Global Management Trainee Program selection process. 


The internship will start on 13th May 2024 and finish on 2nd August 2024. 

•    Month end closing of books for financial and management reporting 
•    Assist with daily Bank reconciliation process
•    Preparation of Journal entries for accurate financial reporting, and variance analysis vs Budget/Forecast.
•    Balance Sheet Reconciliations
•    Following up on outstanding issues and issues resolution
•    To work closely with Commercial team and address group queries 
•    Preparation of standard operating procedures where required


What you’ll learn:

•    Understand end to end accounting process and internal controls
•    Gain analytical skills in analysing actual vs planned performance
•    Develop communication skills by liaising with various stakeholders
•    Gain hands-on experience in using financial systems (SAP) and reconciliation on cloud server (Blackline)

DFS is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Company’s policy and practice to employ, promote and treat all employees and applicants on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency and to provide all employees with a workplace that is free of discrimination. Employment decisions are based on qualifications such as education, work experience and talent, and are made without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other basis protected by law.