Raytheon Technologies Finance Trainee in Harlow, United Kingdom
Job Title: CST Finance TraineeDuration: PermanentLocation(s): UK wide sites including Harlow, Gloucester, or Broughton. Remote & hybrid working also available Why RaytheonAt Raytheon we believe in nurturing talent and giving you the opportunity to grow.
Making an impact from day one with a role alongside finance professionals within the business, we see the value trainees and apprentices can bring being a part of real projects that are key to our success.
Bringing new perspectives, an enthusiasm to learn and innovative ideas, to help shape our business and find the future leaders of tomorrow.
Summary of Role:
Reporting to the Finance Manager, the post holder will be a member of the Business Finance Team within the Cyber, Space & Training business area.
Cyber, Space & Training is a geographically diverse business and offers multiple site locations as office based working solutions, working from home is also an option with this role with occasional travel to our sites as required by the business.
Reporting from SAP, BW and Cognos for all programmes
Month-end close activities, including journal preparation
Account reconciliations and other post close activities
Providing day-to-day financial aid for key stakeholders
Assist with the quarterly EAC (Estimate at Completion) programme reporting
Support of pricing activity for commercial bid activities
Ability to balance multiple priorities with tight deadlines
Strong communication across varying functions and levels with the ability to communicate complex financial information to non-finance staff
Ad hoc analysis as required by the business and wider finance teams
How We Support You
Fully funded CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) professional qualification
Training and team building events focused on collaboration, communication and developing presentation skills, business acumen and strategic thinking
Coaching to help you develop your personal brand and shape your career
A strong early careers presence in the Finance function with a regular forum for our Trainees, Apprentices and Graduates to share experiences, ideas, study tips and learn more about the business and industry.
How We Recognise Your AchievementsWe expect a lot from our Trainees, but in return you will be part of a culture at Raytheon that rewards success including:
Advancement opportunities – many past Trainees and Graduates are now in various managerial and leadership roles within Finance
Six monthly pay reviews during your first two years based on individual performance, both exam performance and performance in role
Mentoring opportunities to help you leverage the experience of others to challenge yourself and think differently
Candidate Requirements:We’re looking for enthusiastic individuals, who can join the dots and see the bigger picture. It is an exciting time at Raytheon UK as we embark on a journey of growth and we want our people to grow with us.
You will need:
2:1 or above undergraduate degree (finance or business finance related degree discipline)
Working knowledge of MS Office; with a focus on Excel
Attention to detail
Good communication, organisational and leadership skills
Successful candidates will be required to complete a security clearance application
Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.