Finance Graduate 2021
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 Chartership with the ICE or relevant institute. This includes an accredited Further Learning Programme for Graduates with a BEng degree. Graduates will work on a number of projects around the UK during the 2-year programme, in sectors including nuclear, highways, rail, water, airports and tunnels as rotation opportunities.
Costain offers a range of exciting development opportunities to accelerate your career and enable you to achieve your potential both during and after the Graduate Development Scheme.
As a Finance Graduate, you will develop your technical, leadership and management skills through working in a number of different areas:
- Project accounting at a project site
- Management accounting, business partnering and reporting with the Divisional Finance Function
- Financial Control, compliance and external audit exposure
- Corporate reporting, Accounting standards, taxation and financial accounting through Group Finance Function
- Budgeting and business planning with the FP&A function
- Fiscal responsibility with the Treasury function
- Making Finance Digital with the Automated Solutions Team
Costain offers a range of exciting development opportunities to accelerate your career and enable you to achieve your potential both during and after the Graduate Development Scheme.Your experience will support your progress in professional exams, and you should aim to be a qualified accountant by the end of the programme.
Minimum 2:1 achieved or expected in a numerate degree, ideally with some credits towards a professional qualification.
To work on various projects over the 3 year programme throughout the UK, Costain Graduate core programme is 2 years and Finance Graduate Technical training/programme is 1 year. Due to the ongoing current pandemic situation, remote working will be avaliable with travel to work on various projects over the 3 year programme throughout the UK as needed.