Finance GO! Graduate Program (m/f)

  • Veröffentlicht am 05.03.2018
  • Mannheim

Über Essity

We are a leading global hygiene and health company, dedicated to improving well-being through leading hygiene and health solutions. Our 48,000 employees develop, produce and sell products and solutions in Personal Care, Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene. Around 500 million people use our products every day. Our brands include TENA, Tork, Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo, Vinda and Zewa, and we work all over the world in around 150 countries. Our headquarters are in Stockholm, Sweden and are we listed on Nasdaq, Stockholm. Essity used to be part of the SCA Group.


Are you interested in beginning your career in an exciting, fast-paced, international environment? The Essity GO! Program is more than a trainee scheme, it is a real job with a real development plan.
It is an exciting time to join Essity. We are looking for selected candidates to join the international Essity GO! graduate program at the local Finance team in Mannheim for the Business Unit Tork (Professional Hygiene) and help shape mold the future of Essity. If you are an ambitious person looking to make an impact, this is the role for you!

Working at Essity is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic and safer place. With blockbuster innovations coupled with sustainable solutions, Essity strives to reach more people every year with the necessary and essential solutions for well-being. At Essity, we believe every career is as unique as the individual and empower employees to reach their full potential in a winning culture motivated by a powerful purpose. Our commitment is supported by our beliefs: We are committed, we care, we collaborate and we have courage.

The Program

At Essity, we see graduates as playing a central role in challenging the status quo, driving change, and making a positive impact on the business along with hygiene and health globally. A career in Essity is about being inspired, challenging yourself and others, and being motivated to achieve your goals and try new things.

Selected candidates will participate in a two-year Graduate On-boarding (GO!) Program within the Essity organization, starting in the autumn, 2018. The GO! Program provides a real job with a real development plan to give you a strong foundation to drive your development and career within Essity.

The Onboarding Program is based on relevant tasks, clear responsibilities and specific learning goals. This will provide participants with a deep understanding of the Essity global organization, technical knowledge, processes and tools, while simultaneously delivering concrete results to the business.

Focus areas

During the program you will understand and learn about the Essity Value Chain. The GO! Finance program will rotate in two areas (Product Supply and Sales and Marketing/Business Unit controlling). During these two years you will be part of a Finance team in a plant, in a Sales & Marketing organization or in a central Finance department.

Key focus areas will initially be:

  • Participating together in forecasting, budgeting and closing process
  • Create KPI reports and deviations analysis
  • Pricing, follow up discounts and rebates to customers
  • Analyze product and customer P&L
  • Be part of project activities

Your Profile

We find the GO! Program Finance a great way to start to use those skills you have learned and put them to the test in a real job with real responsibility, while you take the driver’s seat in your development.

  • Work experience is not required, but appropriate internships are an advantage.
  • Obtained a Master's degree in University degree with focus on finance/ economics, accounting, or controlling or equivalent achieved no later than 18 months ago will be a prerequisite
  • Excellent level of English is required, plus local language
  • Good MS office (Excel) skills
  • Mobility is a must
  • Strong analytical skills, curiosity, can do attitude, good communicator, willingness to learn, team work are areas we want to see in our preferred candidate


With positions available worldwide, there are many possibilities to catapult your career with Essity. Do not miss your chance to apply!


Mannheim, DE