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Graduate Finance Programme

Graduate Finance Programme

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About Costain and your project.

Start date: 6 August 2018
Applications close: 31st December 2017

Salary: Competitive salary, private medical cover, pension, 25 days paid annual leave/year, salary reviewed every 6 months.

The Costain Graduate Development Scheme is an intensive 2-year programme designed to equip high flying graduates with the skills and experience required to take them forward in their career with the company. We expect graduates to rotate after 12 months to another sector of the business. We offer mentoring and support in every area of work, as well as a structured training programme to enable graduates to work towards achieving a professional accounting qualification. Graduates will work on a number of projects around the UK during the 2-year programme, in sectors including nuclear, highways, rail, water, airports as well as in the corporate headquarters.

What will I be doing?

As a finance graduate you will develop your technical, leadership and management skills through working in a number of different areas:

  • Contract accounting on a site
  • Internal audit
  • Tax
  • Corporate reporting and accounting
  • Budgeting and business planning
  • Management accounting and reporting

About you

  • Minimum 2:1 achieved or expected in a numerate degree
  • Work experience relevant to finance or accounting preferable
  • Mobility to work on various projects over the 2 year programme throughout the UK

Final Statement

Assessment centres will take place in November/December 2017 at our Head Office in Maidenhead, SL6 4UB.


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