Intern (Manufacturing Finance)

Competitive

Singapore, Singapore

Description

As part of the internship with Dyson’s Finance team, you will have the opportunity to gain knowledge and insight into the supply chain and manufacturing technology that fuels Dyson’s cutting edge products as you work across multifunctional teams.

You will be part of the team that builds and develops business analytics for Dyson’s cost reduction program and commercial projects, drive improvement and simplification on financial reporting and processes.

We’ll expect you to get hands-on and solve problems and learn on the job at the same time. From day one you’ll work on a ‘real job’ in one of our Finance teams.



Dyson Overview


Things move quickly at Dyson. In twenty years, what began with one man and one idea has grown into a global technology company, with 6,000 people and a presence in over 70 countries. From Malmesbury to Malaysia to the US to Australasia and many countries in between, we’ve sold over 80 million machines.

And it’s just the start. From 2016 our Malmesbury HQ is doubling its footprint. The US, our biggest market, is doubling their sales scope. And new frontiers are opening up across South East Asia and beyond. More people, more ideas and more space for more invention. The next four years will be our biggest and busiest yet.

Market Overview

Our Singapore story began in 2004 and today we have more than 1000 people working here. At the beginning of 2017 we opened our new, state of the art, Singapore Technology Centre in Science Park I, minutes from Singapore’s technology and start-up community. This new Technology Centre houses some of Dyson’s most advanced facilities including Robotics and Sensors laboratories and Smart Home, Connectivity & Mobile Applications laboratories as well as an Advanced Control Tower with the latest technology to develop its analytics-driven activities.

Not too far away is West Park, our flagship advanced motor manufacturing facility where we develop our autonomous robotic manufacturing capabilities – more than 300 robots assemble our Dyson Digital Motor (DDM) here. It is here that we develop our next generation of motor technology.
 

Function Overview

The goal of this internship is to work with operation team (manufacturing, supply chain, procurement etc..) and support them in the various initiatives implementation such as : Paperless technology, Intelligent equipment, Horizontal integration, Supply chain data transparency etc…

As an intern, you will have exposure to multiple projects and multiple teams and be able to decide which area you prefer to work with.

Accountabilities

  • Participate in the review, implementation and redesign of improved processes with the aim to increase internal control and drive reduction in cost.
  • Create data overview of the DDM fixed assets including age, capacity, functionality and location to better be able to review, monitor and challenge the fixed assets purchases




Skills


Successful candidates will possess the following characteristics:

  • Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance. Undergraduates pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering and with strong interest in finance may apply.

  • Excited about innovation and strong interest in technology;

  • Excellent finance modelling capability and proficient in Excel;

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills;

  • Excellent business partnering, influencing and presentation skills;

  • Inquisitive, proactive and innovative;

  • Energetic, engaging and great ‘can-do’ attitude;

  • Able to navigate a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment.



Benefits Overview

Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.

Posted: 7-Mar-2017