Finance Graduate Program

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DEADLINE 7th April 2024
Solihull
£27,000

During this first ever Finance Graduate Program, your mission will be to acquire the skills, experience, and knowledge necessary to evolve into a seasoned finance professional.  

Through dedicated learning, hands-on experience, and continuous development, you will support the finance function and Gymshark towards achieving our strategic goals. 

Our graduate programmes are designed to nurture future talent and help individuals become the best version of themselves. But we are not talking about the gym here! If you’ve got a great vision for yourself, attitude, ambition, and drive to work hard, Gymshark could be the place for you!

Program Start Date: 2nd September, 2024  
Program Duration: Three Years 
Program Location: Blythe Valley Park in Shirley, West Midlands, UK 
Advert Closing Date: Sunday 7th April, Midnight  
(Applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment) 
Salary: £27,000 per annum 

What you’ll learn  

In this rotational program, we will offer you exposure to the finance function in its entirety at different points over the three years that you’re with us. 

We will also support and fund your CIMA qualification right from the start. 

You will gain experience in the following areas (& more!)  

  • Commercial Finance & Management Accounts: In the initial two years of the program, you'll begin your rotation between our Commercial Finance and Management Accounts teams. Through hands-on experience and structured learning opportunities, you'll build an understanding of finance fundamentals, including transactional processes, data analysis, and financial reporting.
  • Specialisation and Growth: You’ll have the opportunity to specialise in a specific area of finance aligned with your interests and career aspirations.
  • Application and Integration: Throughout this program you’ll not only apply your newfound expertise but also contribute meaningfully to Gymshark’s strategic objectives and drive impactful results across the finance function. 

What you’ll need    

We’re not about box-ticking and our graduate programs are about developing you.  

To be successful for the finance graduate program with us, you will:  

  • Have acquired (or finishing) a relevant BA/BSC/MA degree (Maths, Finance Accounting, Finance, Accounting & Finance, Economics, Economics & Finance)
  • Have strong Financial acumen 
  • Have the ability to communicate complex things in a simple way
  • Have strong problem solving ability

 To be successful as a Gymshark Graduate we do expect that you will:  

  • Be passionate about learning and developing your skills
  • Be an effective communicator
  • Work successfully within a team environment and independently
  • Have good relationship building skills
  • Be able to manage and prioritise your time effectively
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment 

What you’ll get

We offer a diverse and inclusive culture, a supportive and sociable work environment, plus ample opportunities for professional growth, development, and networking.  

Plus, just to mention some of our perks…  

🌴 25 days holidays + your birthday and all the Bank Holidays which can be substituted and taken whenever you want  
🙌A tailored and individualised placement approach  
💻 A truly Flexible Working Culture  
👥 A collaborative, creative and inspiring working environment  
🦈 50% Gymshark Discount  
🥇 Financial, Physical and Mental Wellbeing Support  
📚 Great Training and Learning Resources  
🖥 Choice of hardware and access to the best software  
🤒 Paid time off when you’re physically and mentally unwell  
🍎 Refuel - Healthy fresh food at GSHQ  
🏋️‍♂️ Lifting Club (LC) Gym Membership  
👉 Free monthly massages  

What happens next? 

Application Outcomes: Early May
If successful, you will be invited to complete a video interview in your own time so we can get to know the person behind the application.  

Video Interview Outcomes: End of May 
If successful, you will be invited to an in person assessment day at Gymshark HQ in June.  

To be eligible, you must

  • Be a recent or soon to be graduate or postgraduate 
  • Be happy to work from our HQ campus (Shirley, West Midlands, UK) 4-5 days a week 
  • Be ready to start from September 2024 for three years 
  • Have full, unsponsored right to work in the UK (unfortunately we cannot provide sponsorship for our graduate programs) 

About us

We’re here to unite the conditioning community. We believe that putting the sweat in today, prepares us for tomorrow. So, we give people the tools they need to reach further, go faster, be stronger. We celebrate those who show up – for themselves – to be their physical or mental best, whatever that means for them. It’s what we want for our community, and our team. A team that’s growing rapidly around the world. A collective of talented individuals working together to invent Gymshark’s future. Our plans are ambitious, and we’re looking for people who want to join us for the ride – our growth will be your growth. 

Belonging at Gymshark

Our mission is to be a place where everyone belongs. We’re an equal opportunities employer, and for us that means we always strive to be as inclusive as possible in all aspects of employment, right from your application. We’re committed to finding reasonable adjustments* for candidates with specific needs or have a disability during our recruitment process, and all applicants will be considered fairly and equally. We do not tolerate discrimination of any kind. *If you’d like to request a reasonable adjustment please email talent@gymshark.com. 

DEADLINE 7th April 2024