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Assistant Data Specialist Apprentice (34036) Zephus Ltd

Are you curious about the world of financial services, have an interest in data and looking to gain training and experience while working in a global company that is a respected leader in its field? Consider an apprenticeship with Bureau van Dijk!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As an apprentice in our Production team you will: 

  • Research and collect financial information  
  • Manipulate data for research purposes 
  • Work with big data and generate information lists
  • Add information and data into the company’s bespoke software 
  • Create deal records and add value to the deal by inputting additional information
  • Undertake other research support as required 
  • Supporting team members when necessary  

Bureau van Dijk has a long history of not only providing impactful and challenging apprenticeships, but also a goal to provide further employment opportunities to high performing apprentices and to support their career development long after the apprenticeship has ended.  In fact, several of our managers started as apprentices.

How you will be supported:

Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:

If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills

Personal qualities

  • Ability to connect easily with people
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • An interest in financial markets
  • The desire and flexibility to learn
  • Logical/Analytical
  • Attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic
  • Trustworthy
  • Hardworking

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

About the employer

One of Europe’s leading publishers of electronic business information. The company is best known for its large range of international company information products which combine multiple high-quality data sources with flexible, state of the art software to allow users to manipulate data for research, financial analysis, and marketing intelligence.


Zephus Ltd



The Quays


M50 3SP

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Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Full apprenticeship training provided.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Dec 2021