Volvo Group: Finance Graduate Internship Programme 2020

at Volvo Group
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted February 20, 2020
Category Accounting & Finance
Job Type Internship


South Africa

Position Description

Graduate: Finance

Volvo Group Southern Africa provides a graduate opportunity in the following area: Finance. This graduate opportunity is situated in Rosslyn.

Reporting: This role will report to the Financial Manager


The successful candidate will have exposure to the following areas within our Accounts team:

  • Monthly Sales Provision Accounting.
  • Identify provision raised through sales, check and control correct reporting to income statement.
  • Identify provisions raised to balance sheet.
  • Investigate expenses raised against sales provision to ensure correctness and validity.
  • Prepare monthly provision schedules.
  • Reconcile provision schedules to SAP general ledger, investigate and correct invalid entries.
  • Assistance with month-end reporting and period end closing activities.
  • Monthly Inventory reconciliations
    • Balance subsystems to General Ledger
    • Process corrective entries
    • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
    • Weekly reporting on stock on hand
  • Monthly Accounts Payable processing
    • Capture supplier invoices and match to goods receive notes
    • Process monthly detailed upload sheet
    • Reconcile subsystems to reporting systems
    • Follow up on long overdue items
    • Follow up on debit balance vendor accounts


  • Completed B Com Accounting degree or equivalent

Key Competencies

  • Must be able to use own initiative.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Be a team player.
  • Organised
  • Be Structure Orientated and Deadline Driven.
  • Self-Motivated.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Computer literacy. Excel (effective)

Volvo Group Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd is an affirmative action, equal employment opportunity employer.

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.The Volvo Trucks brand has been built up over decades and enjoys a solid position worldwide. It is one of the world’s best known and respected brands within the commercial vehicle industry. It is associated with the core values quality, safety and environmental care. With Volvo Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. Together we move the world we want to live in and help our customers keep their promises.

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