Global Home

START IN Wintershall | Finance

Entry made easy. We support your future!


Are you interested in finance? So are we! And with our START IN Wintershall Finance Program we offer you the ideal entry position to take on responsible tasks. At the same time we give you the unique opportunity to get to know various departments – from “Finance” and “Accounting” to “Controlling”. Become part of our international team and start your future now!

Wintershall Holding GmbH, which is located in Kassel, is a 100% subsidiary of BASF in Ludwigshafen and has been active in obtaining raw materials for 120 years; over 80 of these in searching for and extracting oil and gas. Wintershall consciously focuses on selected regions where the company has a high level of regional and technological expertise. These are Europe, Russia, North Africa, South America and increasingly the Middle East. Through exploration and production, selected partnerships, innovations and technological competence, the company intends to extend its business further. Wintershall employs around 2,500 people from 40 nations around the world and is now the largest internationally active German oil and gas producer.

For START IN Wintershall Finance we are looking for graduates with above-average grades from the field of business or economic studies with ideally some experience in finance. Because of your excellent English skills and at least 3 months of experience abroad, you are ideally prepared for your scheduled international assignments and global projects. Convince us with your flexibility, commitment, initiative, and willingness to be mobile.

The START IN Wintershall Finance trainee program offers you an 18-month introductory phase at Wintershall. Depending on your personal strengths and the focus of your studies, you will get an insight into our "Accounting", "Controlling", and "Finance" departments in our headquarters in Kassel via specific projects and tasks. To let you acquire technical experience in an intercultural context, a three-month delegation to one of our branches abroad is also part of the program. The project work is complemented by specialist training courses and seminars. Once you have completed the START IN program, you can look forward to a challenging role in the finance area of Wintershall or one of our Group companies.

A challenging range of tasks with a high level of responsibility combined with a comprehensive range of seminars will support you as you start your career. In addition, a personal mentor will always be there for you in this international working environment with attractive compensation.

More information about us: