The competition is rife for graduates to find relevant work to their degrees. 1000’s graduate at the same time, at which point all these “grad schemes” ask for you to graduate from a certain University, or have done certain extracurricular activities, even be part of certain clubs. In a nutshell, whoever is responsible for putting together these schemes, wants a carbon copy of themselves, encouraging absolutely zero diversity!
Well, look no further. Working for a famous US business, who is a household name, you will be working within the Accounts Receivable team, supporting the team due to an increase in workload. This isn’t a grad scheme that will have you working across loads of different departments, that are completely irrelevant to your accountancy and finance degree, we’re talking about real-life finance experience in the finance function.
You will be in the thick of it, seeing what a month end process looks like. Dealing with customers and suppliers. Working with internal and external stakeholders. All you need to kickstart your career. It would help your application if you:
To start with the role will likely be a 3 month interim assignment, however, with a business this size and with the increase in the work load, chances are you’ll be here a good while longer.
So, fancy going against the grain of the typical grad schemes and going straight into the real world? Then get applying.