Role details

Graduate Finance Programme

St. Albans   •   £18,000 - £22,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • This Graduate Finance Programme offers great training and progression
  • St. Albans high growth employer of choice with a leading Finance function

About Our Client

Leading global IT business who are stealing market share from their competitors at an impressive rate. A very commercial driven business with a great working environment conducive to professional advancement and growth. Based in St. Albans this high tech and fast growth business are looking for a graduate with a good grounding in accounts for this Graduate Finance Programme

Job Description

The Graduate Finance Programme will be ideal for someone either starting out or very early on in their finance career, who are looking to attain a professional accountancy qualification alongside a successful career within the finance sector

This IT business have a great track record of taking on a number of similar level graduate candidates over the last four years who have worked with strong mentors in the company to develop skills and experience that have allowed them to take opportunities in the finance team and other areas of the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain key management accounts files for the business and ensure accuracy in reporting to senior management
  • Assisting in Budgeting and Forecasting for the business and meeting with managers, challenging performance and supporting decision making
  • Carrying out core accounting responsibilities such as balance sheet reconciliations, managing accruals and prepayments, invoicing and other activities to manage the ledger
  • Completing and interpreting variance analysis on company performance
  • Develop and maintain financial model(s) of business performance
  • Completing tasks and responsibilities to tight deadlines whilst managing stakeholders expectations
  • Deputising for others in the team as required to cover key roles

The Successful Applicant

Essential Skills

  • Be educated to a degree level (Minimum grade required 2.1)
  • You will be a talented individual with a natural aptitude for finance, data, reporting and analysis
  • Flexible and adaptable to cope with a fast paced environment in a large organisation
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software particularly Excel, Word, Power Point preferred but not essential
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to analyse data and present variance analysis
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks at once
  • Committed to studying towards a professional accountancy qualification

You will also be a very strong communicator, who actively seeks to build working relationships with peers, clients, colleagues

What's on Offer

This opening will give you a huge opportunity to develop a diverse and broad range of skills within a successful business.

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