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EU 2021 Finance Graduate - Germany

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Finance
Location
Cologne - Germany

About us

At Dyson, we never stop transforming – our technologies and ourselves. Pioneering technology takes more than just inventive engineers.  We are looking for emerging leaders in our finance team that are eager to learn by doing, not by watching.

Our Finance team manages and balances complex budgets across our global business. Multiple regions, multiple categories and covering all aspects of the finance cycle. The team provides control and stability, which enables our family-owned business to be agile, adapt to constant change and focus on growth. Integrated across our global business, the team delivers data and strategy, sharper insight and forecasting that supports commercial decision-making to shape our future.

Join us and you’ll be immersed in the heart of our commercial finance activities. A Finance career at Dyson is diverse, not just looking backwards at prior performance but many years into the future with new products. As a result, no two career paths are the same, with opportunities to have a very wide range of experiences.

About the role

Our Finance Graduates are ambitious, resilient and tenacious. During the programme Dyson will train you in everything finance. You will spend two years rotating through placements in different areas of finance across the business – supporting our markets, engineers, and commercial strategies. Placements will be across a range of teams in Germany so you’ll need to be flexible to undertake whatever comes your way.

At the end of the two years, high performing graduates will have the opportunity to accelerate onto a future leaders programme with considerable development opportunities, including international secondments.

During the programme, you’ll need to demonstrate quick learning and adaptability, and you’ll need to be able to balance the demands of work and study alongside each other. You can expect big responsibility and plenty of autonomy. It’s not easy but over the course of the two years you’ll be supported with a development framework, enabling professional growth, training and opportunities to hone your skills and evolve your knowledge.

About you

We are looking for applications from a finance or accounting related degree background. You’ll need to have (or be expecting) a 2.1 or European equivalent award. But it is not just about education, we really need to see what you’ve achieved.

Whether it’s through internships, work experience or extra-curricular activities, you’ll be expected to evidence working in high performing teams but stand out as an impressive individual contributor. You’ll also need to demonstrate a commitment to a career in finance.

To succeed on this programme, you’ll need to thrive in a fast-paced and ambiguous environment, be able to think on your feet and deliver exceptional results. You should be able to bring the best out of a team that are interested in numbers, think commercially and communicate insights that influences how Dyson does business whilst also balancing the need for appropriate control and continuous process improvement.

Show us when you have overcome the impossible and delivered exceptional results; put yourself out there rather than wait for things to happen. You must be comfortable taking the lead, making a stand, driving initiatives and influencing others along the way.

Above all, we’ll need to see your passion for Dyson and our Technology.


Benefits

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also be invited to join a company bonus scheme, enjoy a Dyson pension, healthcare and a competitive amount of annual leave. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.
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Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate. 

Closing date: 25 June 2021