Jan 15, 2021
Who we’re looking for
You’ll be part of our Finance and Accounting team within our infrastructure business. You’ll be part of a vital function helping support the wider business so we’re looking for individuals who have a keen eye for numbers, an analytical mind-set and an appetite for challenge.
You will get hands-on experience with the different teams in the department, find out how the Finance and Accounting team operates within Schroders as well as working towards your Professional Accounting qualification.
We’re a global investment manager. We help institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world invest money to meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future.
We have around 5,000 people on six continents. And we’ve been around for over 200 years, but keep adapting as society and technology changes. What doesn’t change is our commitment to helping our clients, and society, prosper.
You will join as an apprentice as part of the Investment20/20 programme, you will have opportunities to meet and network with trainees across the industry and participate in training, socials and insight events.
More specifically, some of the main areas of the department include providing top-level financial reporting, providing localised management information that helps drive strategy, setting policies around tax and accounting practices, ensuring timely payments of invoices, cash and cost management and billing investment management fees.
What you’ll do
Some of the tasks and projects you’ll be involved in are:
The knowledge, experience and qualifications you need
The knowledge, experience and qualifications that will help
Ultimately, we can teach what you need to know about the job we just need you to bring your drive, passion and enthusiasm to make the most of the opportunity to start building your career.
What you’ll be like
We’re looking for the best, whoever they are
Please note we recruit on a rolling basis so recommend you apply early.
Start date: Monday 6 September 2021
Creating a better future by investing responsibly for our clients
As a global investment manager we recognise we have an important part to play in shaping the future of all our stakeholders.
Our focus on doing the right thing for our clients, our people and wider society lies at the centre of our culture. We are committed to delivering positive outcomes for all.
An active approach to creating better futures by investing responsibly
We are responsible for £500.2 billion (€590.3 billion/$662.6 billion)* of assets for our clients who trust us to deliver sustainable returns.
We actively and responsibly manage investments for a wide range of institutions and individuals, to help them meet their financial goals as they change over time. The world is forever changing but throughout our long history we have continued to adapt our business, keeping our focus on what matters most to our clients, today and in the future.
*as at 31 December 2019