Mars Finance traineeship

Will you be our future CFO?

What you can expect:

  • A three year demanding, fast-track program
  • Three placements with clear responsibilities and deliverables
  • Strong emphasis on your personal development
  • International network through fellow trainees
  • Continuous support from your mentor and buddy
  • One placement outside of the Netherlands
  • Sign off as Finance Manager after your program


Do you fit the profile? We're looking for:

  • High caliber people with senior level potential
  • A strong interest in pursuing a successful career in Finance
  • A master's degree with an economics background
  • High learning agility
  • International mobility
  • Strong interpersonal skills

About Mars

Who we are

Today, the Mars family of Associates is more than 100,000 strong in over 80 countries around the world. Through all that growth, we’ve remained a private, family-owned business, with passionate Associates who are united and guided by The Five Principles.

The Five Principles of Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom are the foundation of our culture and our business approach, uniting us across geographies, languages, cultures and generations.

Mars makes a lot more than just chocolate. Indeed, five distinct and different businesses, Petcare, Mars Wrigley Confectionary, Food, Drinks and Symbioscience, have helped us reach billions of consumers and achieve more than $35 billion in global sales.

Mars facts:

  • In 25 countries, Mars is listed as one of the best employers
  • Every year, 10 to 15% of our associates make an upwards career move within Mars
  • Over 80 finance positions are based in Veghel

The road to the top

Finance Inhouse Day

  • Whole day event at the largest chocolate factory from Mars
  • Inspiring speakers, a chocolate experience and a business case
  • Meet & greet with senior leaders, trainees and associates
  • Get a flavor of the Mars culture
  • Interested? Sign up for the inhouse day

Trainees talking

Will you be our new trainee?

Watch the video below for an impression: