Pendragon Finance Graduate Programme

Salary: £24,000 + benefits
Location: Nationwide
Start date: Various
Sectors: Accounting, Finance

As the UK’s leading automotive online retailer, we are offering a fantastic opportunity for talented graduates to join our Finance Graduate Programme at Pendragon PLC.

Working within the finance function of the UK’s leading automotive retailer, you’ll gain exposure to a wide range of finance skills and experiences which will help you to accelerate your career, whilst also receiving full study support towards your CIMA qualification.

So what will you spend your time doing?
On offer is a structured programme consisting of 2 initial phases which both last between 12 to 24 months depending on business requirements and your drive to succeed!

• Phase 1 – Assistant Accountant role
• Phase 2 – Internal Audit, Corporate Finance (Planning & Analysis) or a Project based role

Phase 1 and Phase 2 are interchangeable and can be done in any order.

With full study support towards your CIMA qualification, you will be coached throughout the programme by an assigned mentor who will help you to put the theory into practice.

What are we looking for?
You will have achieved (or be working towards) a 2:1 or above ideally in a Finance, Accountancy, Economics, Business or Mathematical degree. Relevant work experience or evidence of an interest in the industry will help your CV stand out. We’re a people-focused business, so it is essential that you are a team player with excellent communication skills and an enthusiastic approach. To get the most out of this opportunity you will need to be able to think on your feet to keep up with our fast paced environment and have the ambition and eagerness to learn.

Where will you be based?
Opportunities are based across the UK as we have over 220 franchise points, and our Corporate Finance function is based in Nottinghamshire.

Please be aware you will need to have the flexibility to rotate across different working environments during each phase of the programme. This is designed to maximise your exposure to a diverse range of opportunities and provide you with a broad experience to fast-track your career.

This is one of our most competitive graduate programmes, with limited slots available. Register your interest to be the first to hear when applications open for 2018.


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