Arla-Summer Internship Programme

Summer Internship Programme, Gdansk


Join us on Trainee position and become a member of our international team. If you are willing to develop in the area of accountancy, procurement, HR and customer support, you are the one we are looking for!

Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organisation that is behind many well-known and loved brands, including Arla Apetina®, Castello®, Lurpak® and many, many more.

As a Trainee, you become a part of our Global Shared Services in Gdansk. Here, you won’t find factory machines or farmers. Instead, you will join over 400 colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla with IT, HR, financial and procurement operations. Joining us, you will take part in our mission to make a real difference for colleagues near and far.

With over 10 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you a lot of knowledge and the opportunity to partake in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organisation, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture. We are all on first name terms with each other, and we truly appreciate diversity and individuality.

About the job

Thanks to your passion and engagement, you'll have the chance to support performance and collaboration culture along with our teams. 

If in finance - your main focus will be assisting accountants in cooperation with internal clients as well as their customers and vendors within SAP system.

If in procurement – you will be a contact point for our internal clients when confirming purchase orders in Ariba system.

You can also support our colleagues in Europe within HR administration and customer support area when working with Success Factors system.

For Trainees in Arla Summer Internship Programme we have prepared exciting journey which will prepare them to professional career in large organization. Together with other participants of the programme they will be able to share their experience and views. 

Who are you?

We are currently looking for students or graduates of finance, accounting, economics, management, logistics, Scandinavian or German studies or similar area, who will take part in our 3-months paid Summer Internship Programme as a full time trainees between July-September 2020.

To be successful in our company you have to:

  • Speak English fluently,
  • Be an ambitious person who likes challenges,
  • Have attention to details and accuracy.

What do we offer?

  • Work in an international team & matrix structure,
  • Friendly atmosphere & comfortable work place,
  • Professional induction in a new position,
  • Development possibilities while taking part in internal projects,
  • Possibility to prolong the internship or hired on junior position,
  • Chill out rooms with Xbox One and the best coffee in the office J.

Application and contact

If you want to drive innovation and help your colleagues worldwide, then seize this exciting opportunity.

Please apply via this [link].

Read more about Arla Global Shared Services

Global Shared Services consists of multiple functions that are all placed in the Neptun building in Gdansk – with colourful offices and a beautiful sea view.

As of now, we have an IT Operations and an IT Solutions division dedicated to SAP as well as a variety of app development and implementation projects. Our procurement and finance functions support a wide array of processes such as purchasing, distribution and sales globally.

We also have a dedicated HR operations division to ensure we attract, develop and retain the very best of talent around the world.

Together, we are all dedicated to one collective mission: ensuring an optimal global supply of fresh Arla products – every single day.