Finance PTP Trainee

Lisboa

Company Description

We Dream. We Do. We Deliver.

About Merkle

Merkle, a dentsu company, powers the experience economy. For more than 35 years, the company has put people at the heart of its approach to digital business transformation. As the only integrated experience consultancy in the world with a heritage in data science and business performance, Merkle delivers holistic, end-to-end experiences that drive growth, engagement, and loyalty. Merkle's expertise has earned recognition as a "Leader" by top industry analyst firms, in categories such as digital transformation and commerce, experience design, engineering and technology integration, digital marketing, data science, CRM and loyalty, and customer data management. With more than 16,000 employees, Merkle operates in 30+ countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information, visit www.merkle.com.

Job Description

As a Finance PTP Trainee, you will play a crucial role in our accounts payable team, contributing to the smooth functioning of financial operations. Your tasks will involve handling invoices, working with suppliers, and performing other operational tasks. Here are the key responsibilities for this role:

  • Receive and review invoices from vendors and suppliers.
  • Verify accuracy, completeness, and compliance with company policies.
  • Enter invoice details into the accounting system.
  • Ensure timely payment processing.
  • Collaborate with suppliers to resolve any discrepancies or issues related to invoices.
  • Maintain positive relationships with suppliers.
  • Address inquiries and provide necessary documentation.
  • Help reconcile accounts payable transactions.
  • Prepare and process payment runs (e.g., checks, electronic transfers).
  • Handle expense reports and employee reimbursements.
  • Maintain accurate records of financial transactions.
  • Learn by doing under the guidance of senior team members.
  • Participate in training sessions to enhance your financial knowledge.
  • Gain exposure to multiple aspects of accounts payable processes.

You will be reporting to the Accounts Payable Team Lead

Qualifications

Education: A relevant degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or a related field.

 

Skills:

  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other relevant software.
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Prior experience in finance or accounting is desirable but not required.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt quickly.
  • Basic understanding of financial principles.

Additional Information

  • Modern Technology & Latest IT tools
  • Software-house environment
  • Agile and Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid work system (remote friendly)
  • Digital nomad policy
  • Focus on career development
  • Health insurance (also included for the household)
  • Mental health support
  • Volunteering experiences and sustainable mindset
  • 25 vacation days + 3 wellness days per year
  • Beers (after 6pm), foosball, and ping-pong! #workhardplayhard
  • Free breakfast every second Monday of the month
  • Employee discounts
  • Team & Company events 🎉

Inclusion & Diversity

We value the strength diversity brings to our business and are working to build a more inclusive workplace through partnerships with Stonewall, Business Disability Forum and Business in the Community's race and gender equality campaigns. We are happy to discuss all flexible and agile approaches to working for all our roles – we can't promise we can offer you everything you want or need but we do promise to discuss it with you openly and honestly.

If you have any reasonable adjustment needs arising from a disability or medical condition to participate in the recruitment process, please discuss this with the recruiter who contacts you.

 

 

 

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You have questions about the job? Then write us an e-mail.

Merkle Recruiting-Team Deutschland
Our recruiting team is looking forward to hearing from you.

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