Req ID




Req ID:  88640
Function:  Finance
Posted:  Sep 9, 2023

Barcelona, B, ES, 08005

Accountant Trainee




Coty is one of the world’s largest beauty companies with an iconic portfolio of brands across fragrance, color cosmetics, skin care and body care. COTY is the global leader in fragrance and number three in color cosmetics. COTY’s products are sold in over 150 countries around the world. COTY and its brands are committed to range of social causes as well as seeking to minimize its impact on the environment. For additional information about Coty Inc., please visit



We are looking for an Accountant internship in the RtR department for 6 / 12 months. In this role, you will learn about how multinational Record to Report (accounting) department works. You will expand your knowledge of accounting area. You will learn about processes, multinational environment and financial acumen.  



In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Overall: close cooperation with business partners to ensure month end close, quarterly reportings and corporate request timely submission and commit with Coty high quality standards.
  • Support for Fixed Assets process. Contact with Local team and with SSC team to close the month.
  • Support on monthly end close (MEC) calendar: accruals checks and statistics to be reported at corporate level.
  • Support on requests of internal auditors for SOX review
  • Support on requests of external auditors for Statutory Finance Statement review and EINF.
  • Assist SSC Third-party team
  • Assist Finance Corporate team in any request they do regarding reporting B/S or P/L, PPE, Quarterly Reporting Package.
  • Support in Spanish official statistic reports
  • Support in VAT Master data set up (new tax codes)
  • Support and assist Indirect Tax related activities performed by the Indirect Tax Team



We’d love to see candidates who have:

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  • Recently graduated or currently studying (MBA or Masters in Business, Finance or Administration) – availability for an at least 6 months internship
  • Good command of English and Spanish languages
  • Microsoft Office, Excel experience
  • Ability to use analytical thinking and logic to isolate and resolve issues in a timely manner.
  • Able to handle / prioritize task and workload
  • Ability to learn new applications/software systems
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player
  • High attention to details


  • SAP experience, knowledge
  • Previous experiences in accounting areas



This is unique role with a genuine opportunity to start your career at global multinational company. You’ll get to work in a diverse and environment with a team who are passionate about the work they do and know how to have some fun along the way.

Country/Region:  ES
City:  Barcelona