Link Group Ltd
graduate job
Expires11 days

Graduate Finance Systems Assistant

Job description

The role is a fantastic opportunity to learn to provide support for our state-of-the-art financial systems, including Oracle ERP as a system administrator; and to kickstart your career within a diverse and growing organisation. Take advantage of on-the-job training to develop into a key member of our Finance Systems Team. Make a genuine impact by helping to drive the continuous development of our systems and reporting.

We can offer you a supportive environment, excellent terms and conditions, and provide the financial support and experience required for professional qualifications. Our modern systems and expanding organisation also offer the opportunity to develop your skills and utilise your technical and problem-solving skills.

In return you will be offered the opportunity to enhance your skills and knowledge through employee training and development. You can expect to work in a supportive, trusting, and transparent working environment, with the autonomy to offer creative and innovative solutions whilst maintaining Link’ s values; Responsibility, Empathy, Social Impact, Participate, Equality, Challenge and Transparency.

What’s in it for you?

As an Investor in People, we strive for continuous improvement through the management and growth of our staff, offering a wide range of training and development opportunities.

As a Link employee, you'll likely benefit from the following:

  • A generous starting annual leave entitlement of 35 days (inc. 6 public holidays), increasing to 40 days with length of service (pro-rated for part time employees)
  • Employer pension contributions starting at 5% and rising to 9% depending on employee contributions
  • Access to a death in service benefits scheme providing 4x salary
  • Enhanced company sick and familial pay entitlements
  • A healthcare cash plan for employee and dependents to support health and wellbeing and discounts on shopping, restaurants, and other services.
  • A free and confidential employee assistance program and services for employees and their immediate household dependants to support health, mental and financial well-being
  • Access to a savings and borrowing scheme and much more!

You will work with colleagues who offer support to ensure our customers' expectations are met. In return, we are looking for applications from people who will contribute to our aims and work to the highest professional standards.

For further information on the main position accountabilities and a comprehensive list of the essential and desirable criteria required for this post, please refer to the job specification in the job information pack.

What we are looking for

You will have a degree or equivalent qualification in an ICT or related field through which you have gained some knowledge of business ICT systems. You do not need any experience of finance systems but will have an interest and a willingness to learn.

The post holder will have strong numeracy and literacy skills and advanced IT skills.

You must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to develop effective relationships. A customer-focused approach to service delivery is essential, as is a proactive approach to continuous improvement. You will have excellent organisational and time management skills. You will have a credible and professional manner, with an ability to handle sensitive and confidential information. The role requires analytical and problem-solving skills and an investigative approach with attention to detail.

Accepted degree subjects

  • computer sciences and information technology

Additional job details

Hybrid, or partially remote
 · Link are currently piloting a hybrid working model and so there may be opportunities for home working.
£24,155 - £31,373

Contract, dates and working times

Start Date 19 January 2023


How to apply

To apply, please submit your CV along with a covering letter, quoting the vacancy job title and reference LGFSANOV22.

Interview Date: Interviews are being held on Thursday 15 December 2022 at Link’s Edinburgh Office.

Please note should an internal applicant be successful in applying for this position on either a seconded or permanent basis, they will move to the terms and conditions associated with the role for the duration of the time they are in post. The terms and conditions are outlined in the advert above, and in the job description.

Link is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sectors of the community. Our offices are fully accessible to wheelchair users and we will interview all disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 7 December 2022

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Closing date:  7 December 2022

Expires11 days

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