Launched in 1998, this pioneering British-born brand has specialised in creating amazing experiences and unforgettable memories - from hotels, city breaks and holidays to theatre, entertainment and spa days. Experts in brightening up online travel, lastminute.com is among the worldwide leaders in the field, helping hundreds of thousands of customers every year find, and do, "whatever makes them pink".
At the heart of our culture is a commitment of inclusion across race, gender, age sexual orientation, religion, gender identity or expression and accessibility. We strongly believe in an equal opportunity space, which is welcoming and celebrates the uniqueness of everyone who works here. We value different lived experiences and respect viewpoints, as we know unicity drives innovation. We want to make sure our people reflect the communities across the world we help travel.
lastminute.com is looking for a Junior Accountant for its Accountancy team based in Chiasso.
The person, reporting to the Swiss Finance Manager, will contribute to the accounting closing of the different Swiss, Italian, UK and Polish entities of the Group and will oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying the financial transactions.
We offer an internship (8 months)
Support month-end and year-end closing process (general accounting transactions)
Reconciliation of general ledger accounts and other GL accounts (including bank reconciliations)
Maintaining and reconciling fixed assets schedules
Ensure compliance with GAAP principles
Certificate or Degree in Accounting/Business/Economics or in a similar field
At least 6 months in a similar role and/or in an audit firm
Fluency in English and Italian
Good Office knowledge
Strong commitment to meeting the deadlines
Strong emphasis on accuracy and detail
Ability to work in a team and to communicate with colleagues of other Countries
By joining our company, you will have the chance to:
Join a dynamic team in an inclusive-international environment
Grow thanks to the career journey and our internal mobility perspective
Manage your own schedule thanks to the flexible start and end of the working day
Work a shorter working week (36h), of which 4 hours on Friday morning
Get focus time for learning, development and deep work on Friday mornings
Work partially or fully remote according to local laws
Enjoy continuous training thanks to our company platform
Benefit from employee discounts on travel
Receive 2 days off per year for the purpose of volunteering
Receive a bonus after 5 and one after 10 years in the company
Get free snacks / fruit / hot drinks / water / beverages at our offices
Participate in amazing winter and summer corporate events