GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)
apprenticeship

Finance Data Analyst Higher Apprenticeship

Job description

What does our Finance Data Analyst higher apprenticeship have to offer?
If you have a passion for maths, business, building relationships and ambition to achieve a professional qualification, our apprenticeship is a great entry point for a successful career in data analytics.

Achieve your career goals on our apprentice programme
You’ll receive tailored on-the-job training and learn from industry experts from day one combined with early responsibility to help you develop and progress. Working with both your manager and programme manager we want to identify the right opportunities to help you succeed in the short term and throughout your career with us.

If you join our Data Analyst apprenticeship in Finance, you’ll be working towards the Data Analyst Level 4 Apprenticeship certification, the equivalent of the first year of university study.

What will you do?
You will join a two-year programme working in one of our finance team with a combination of on-the-job learning and a programme of training and development. Your duties might include:

  • Conducting a range of analytical techniques to collect, organise and study data
  • Making recommendations based on data insights to improve business performance
  • Assist production of performance dashboards and a range of analysis reports
  • Present the results of data analysis to a range of stakeholders making recommendations to drive decisions
  • Apply the tools and techniques for data analysis, data visualisation and presentation
  • Understanding how advanced analytics can be used to create competitive advantage in ever changing environment
  • Being part of and supporting change in finance function through Finance Transformation

You’ll be excited by the thought of:

  • Building your data analytics skills and finance knowledge
  • Using your problem-solving skills and tools to provide creative, independent, solutions to support GSK’s strategy
  • Further building your skills to communicate effectively in a variety of situations
  • Have an opportunity to contribute to and be part of evolving finance landscape
  • Achieving Industry accredited qualifications that proves your excellence in data analyses tools.

On successful completion of the higher apprenticeship you will have an opportunity to continue with your education to qualify for a Bachelor’s degree in Data Science (Level 6) while, at the same time, working for GSK.

We’re 100% open to all talent
We’re 100% open to all talent – whatever your gender, marital status, religion, age, colour, race, sexual orientation, nationality or disability. We want to recruit the right people for GSK from the widest possible backgrounds, so we can better serve the diversity of our patients and consumers and also, because it’s the right thing to do.

Degree requirements

  • Must have achieved a minimum of 5 GCSE (or equivalent) at grades 5 or higher which must include English language (not literature) and Maths at grade 5 or above. Must also have/be predicted to achieve a minimum of 120 UCAS points from your top 3 A levels or equivalent (not including general studies).
  • STEM subjects such as maths, physics, chemistry, or computer science, or economics etc may be considered as an additional preference.

Start date: September 2020.

Additional job details

Location
Brentford
Salary
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term

Full-time

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 20 January 2020

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Closing date:  20 January 2020

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