Intern Financial Controller

Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium

Our mission is supported by an ambitious vertically integrated approach: design & manufacture of small satellites combined with development of earth observation services.

Since its creation in 2018, the company has already grown substantially. Our team gathers more than 25 engineering expertise, from hardware design to software development & data science.

In 2024, Aerospacelab counts offices in Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium), Toulouse (France), Lausanne (Switzerland) and US West Coast with more than 200 full-time employees, with the ambition to position itself as the European leader in small satellites.

Role Overview

Join our dynamic aerospace team as a Finance Intern and gain hands-on experience in the financial operations of a cutting-edge aerospace company. As a Finance Intern, you will work closely with our financial controller and gain exposure to various aspects of financial management within the aerospace industry.


The main tasks of your internship will be as follows:

  • Financial Controlling & Analysis
    • Participate in monthly closing activities to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
    • Collaborate with project managers to provide financial support and assist in drafting financial follow-up reports for projects.
    • Calculate revenue recognition and capitalization in accordance with established accounting principles.
    • Support the finance team in various tasks related to budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis.


  • Financial Reporting
    • Perform reporting on timesheets, ensuring accuracy and compliance with company policies.
    • Update and maintain financial dashboards to help management to take strategic decisions.
    • Create a new financial dashboard specific for the American entity and for the Manufacturing Team.
    • Support on updating financial documentation toward Belgian Administration.
    • Calculate grants to be received for several projects.

The team is international, and you will work in both English and French.

joining us

  • Join a fast-growing Space company,
  • An exciting and educational full-time internship in an international environment
  • A 3 months internship, with a possibility of extension
  • An internship allowance that covers meals, housing and transport expenses will be provided

Must have

  • You are a Master’s student specializing in finance.
  • You have a strong capacity for analysis and synthesis, and you love figures and modeling with Excel.
  • You are rigorous and structured, but also a good team-mate.
  • You are fluent in English.
  • Available for 6 months minimum.