Nissan UK
work experience

Finance Placement Scheme

Job description

Few financial organisations can match the breadth of involvement and responsibility that you’ll find at Nissan. Whether it’s reviewing existing budgets, supervising ledgers, setting new budgets for business plans, forecasting, assessing profitability or making costings for new models, you will have a hand in every area of our business.

Overview - role
An Industrial Placement position with Nissan Finance is an opportunity not to be missed. It’s your chance to join us for one year in a full time role and gain real industry experience – putting everything you’ve learnt so far into practice. Whether working in our Plant Finance, Shared Service Centre or European Controlling teams, the work is highly varied, challenging and rewarding. As one of our Industrial Placements, you will have opportunities to play a key role not only in local operations – but have scope for involvement in regional and global matters. The pace will be fast and the expectations will be high, but prove yourself here and you could secure an exciting future with an industry leader.

What you’ll be doing
The successful candidate will be sufficiently flexible to assume responsibility for any aspects of the following:

  • Financial accounting and reporting
  • Inventory reporting and control
  • Product costing and logistics
  • Business planning and forecasting
  • Financial and process control
  • Treasury and corporate governance
  • Tax and customs

What we are looking for

  • Are able to partake in a 13-month placement as part of their course
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Ability to present data in a clear and structured manner
  • Energetic, flexible and committed to supporting the team in achieving tight deadlines
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Challenging and flexible mind set
  • Proactive nature; able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Articulate and ability to influence beyond authority
  • Good Microsoft Office skills would be an advantage, especially Excel

Qualifications

Must be studying a finance related degree.

Accepted degree subjects

  • economics
  • accounting and finance

Additional job details

Location
Cranfield
Paddington
Sunderland
Salary
Competitive salary

Fitness centre, povertime and time in lieu, sports and leisure complex, 26 days annual leave plus bank holidays

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 31 January 2020

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Closing date:  31 January 2020

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