Internship Financial Accounting Services

Type vacature: Stage
City: Schiphol Centrum
Hours per week: 40
Education: HBO Bachelor
Apply before: 01-12-2021



Do you want to gain experience in a challenging financial environment? And be responsible for daily reports and analyzes and participate in interesting projects? Then this internship at Financial Accounting Services (FAS NL) is for you!


What are you going to do?

As an intern you get a look behind the scenes at AirFrance-KLM's financial accounting services in which we serve the KLM home market, KLM Cityhopper (KLC), worldwide Air France KLM Cargo (AFKL Cargo) and Engineering&Maintainance. Because FAS NL contains Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and General Ledger processes, the work is very diverse.

Due to the dynamic world in which we currently find ourselves, the demand from the various departments is subject to change. This gives you the opportunity to review and optimize the current business processes within the department.


Example of activities are:

  • Creating, maintaining and devising reports.
  • Analyzing (big) data.
  • Support with process improvements and daily activities within various units.
  • Support in creating and maintaining process descriptions.
  • Contact with relations of the FAS, thinking of the different business units and IT, to improve the quality of certain processes and systems.


We mainly look at what is needed at that moment and which activities are suitable for you as an intern.



Where do you land?

Your seat is at Schiphol with the Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement (QA/CI) department of FAS NL. You work in a team of experts consisting of 7 FTEs, who really involve you in the process. This is the ideal environment to learn!


FAS consists of approximately 72 colleagues who take care of:

  • Invoicing to customers or other airlines, for the KLM home market, worldwide AFKL Cargo sales.
  • Responsible for the collection of funds (Debtor management) from worldwide AFKL Cargo, Engineering and Maintenance and the KLM home market.
  • KLM's accounting including the validation of AFKL Cargo's transport flow activities.
  • The accounts payable process.


Your profile

You are an HBO or WO student in field- or business administration, finance or a comparable study. We prefer a start date at the end of January and will end in July 2022.


Everything you do, you have a clear goal in mind. You are excellent at analyzing and discover in no time the root cause of a problem and which solution is the best. Working independently in a team is no problem for you. Excessive interest in IT? Then you have an advantage!


You also take with you:

  • Good command of the English language, both written and oral.
  • Knowledge of systems such as SAP, SAPCO, BI, BO, Excel and/or SAS is a plus.


Finally, you must be available at the end of January to start your internship for a period of at least 20 weeks, 5 days a week.


We offer

Working at KLM means a job in a challenging and dynamic working environment. In addition to a challenging internship, one of the advantages of an internship within KLM is the internship and graduation association 'KLM Taxibaan'. They organize various excursions for and by trainees.


Ready for your next destination?

Don’t wait any longer, send us your CV before the final boarding call on Wednesday 1 December 2021! A motivation letter is no longer required; we will simply ask you a couple of questions during your online application. Within two weeks you will receive a message from us. Your application procedure consists of one interview and a security screening.



If you would like to know more about the position, please contact the hiring manager. Call or e-mail the recruiter for questions about the application process. In both cases, don't forget to mention the vacancy number: #9622.


Hiring manager

Mariska Zijlstra: MARISKA.ZIJLSTRA@KLM.COM or +31 613199325



Maaike van der Vorm: MAAIKE-VAN-DER.VORM@KLM.COM or +31634529508


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