Req ID




Req ID:  89762
Function:  Finance
Posted:  Nov 19, 2023

Singapore, 01, SG, 238164

Finance Intern

Coty is one of the world’s largest beauty companies with an iconic portfolio of brands across fragrance, color cosmetics, skincare, 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 a range of social causes as well as seek to minimize its impact on the environment. For additional information about Coty Inc., please visit




Division: Custodian Finance    
Job Title: Finance Intern


About the Role…
This is a hands-on role, responsible for General Ledger and compliance matters for assigned legal entities in Asia (excluding China). You will get exposure to statutory audit and tax, month-end closing, internal audit, and company registration matters. You will be required to have a close partnership with other finance teams, internal key business partners, as well as external audit/tax/legal agents. In addition, the role requires strong organizational skills to manage multiple priorities within tight deadlines. 



  • Assisting in month-end closing tasks 
  • Liaising closely with SSC (shared service centre), external auditors, and relevant personnel from various departments in the company to assist in statutory audit and tax queries
  • Tracking and monitoring SOX control evidence for Asia (excluding China) entities by liaising with multiple control owners from different departments 
  • Coordinating user access reviews for systems/portals  
  • Safeguard and document retention for legal document
  • Liaising with Company Secretary for statutory compliance requirements


We’d love to see candidates who have:

  • Undergraduates who can commit for at least 6 months (Jan to Jul 2024) for a full-time internship.
  • Equipped with an understanding of the basic accounting principles
  • Skilled in the use of MS Office tools including Outlook (or related email tool) Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Self-motivated and self-starter, with a strong work ethic and a sense of confidentiality.
  • Possesses cross-cultural awareness and high emotional intelligence.
  • Articulate, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Good balance of a professional attitude while having fun.
  • Strong interest in consumer goods, makeup and beauty products.
  • Strong desire to learn along with a strong sense of ownership.
  • Persuasive, resilient and flexible, able to easily adapt to new challenges.
  • Passionate, enthusiastic and driven to regularly follow-up with loose ends.
  • Able to thrive despite challenges while adopting a positive attitude under pressure.


  • Ability to confidently apply accounting skills from classroom (Accounting principles/Financial Audit) into real life practice. 
  • Deep understanding and hands-on experience in month-end closing, SOX control, statutory audit and tax for Asia countries (excluding China)
  • Gain working experience with SAP/ERP software especially Finance Related modules.
  • Strong time organisation and personal organisation skills 
  • Ability to work with multiple internal and external stakeholders 
Country/Region:  SG
City:  Singapore