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Digital and technology solutions professional Apprenticeship with Saffery Champness Saffery Champness

Ensure the ticket queue for the Finance Systems team is managed and prioritised effectively, with incident and service requests being resolved within the SLA’s defined. Take part in regular stand-ups/team meetings ensure progress is being made against important issues.

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £423.15

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    32 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC001834601

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Ensure the ticket queue for the Finance Systems team is managed and prioritised effectively, with incident and service requests being resolved within the SLAs defined.
  • Take part in regular stand-ups/team meetings ensure progress is being made against important issues, and voice short-term challenges to manager.
  • Forge close working relationships with the rest of the technology teams, such as Applications Support, Infrastructure Support, Data Architect and third-party vendors.
  • Where possible, help determine the root causes for issues and support the team in implementing a resolution or workaround.
  • Build close working relationship with the Finance team and super user groups.
  • Suggests improvements to IT Leadership on ways to increase system and service availability.
  • Represent the Finance systems team in cross-departmental meetings and decision-making activities pertaining to your specialist skills such as Change Advisory Board meetings (CAB).
  • Take part in vendor relationship meetings in support of the Finance Systems team.
  • Creation and maintenance of system documentation.

 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Keen interest in I.T.
  • Understanding of relational databases and their uses.
  • Basic computer networking knowledge/Client server technology.
  • Competent in the user of Microsoft office applications, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • Entry level understanding of T-SQL (select, where, joins statements).
  • GCSE Maths and English (A-C grade).

 

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn and develop new skills.
  • Attention to detail

Desired qualifications

GCSE/A-Levels

Future prospects

Saffery's offers excellent opportunities to develop and grow within the firm. All staff are offered both internal and external training opportunities learn and develop new skills.

 

Things to consider

Please ensure that you apply for the position as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The closing date is a rough guideline as to when an advert will close. The advert may close before the given closing date if the employer has filled the position(s).

 

BPP have a dedicated team who support students with disabilities, learning difficulties, health conditions and wellbeing. Please contact us at apprenticeshipapplications@bpp.com if you have any queries or would like more details.


About the employer

.Saffery Champness is one of the UK’s top 20 accountancy practices with a network of ten offices in the UK plus offices in Dublin, Guernsey, Geneva, Zurich and Dubai. The firm is independent but maintains a network of affiliate firms in over 115 countries across the globe via membership of Nexia International. With over 80 UK partners and over 700 employees, we are recognised as one of the UK’s leading firms of private client advisers, specialising in providing advice to a broad range of individuals, their families, businesses and wider interests. The sectors in which we operate include private wealth; owner-managed businesses; landed estates and rural businesses; sports and entertainment; not-for-profit organisations; corporate finance and professional firms and consulting businesses. Our style is personal, and we value our strong client relationships and genuinely partner-led service. Staff and partners alike demonstrate our shared values of excellence and integrity in all that we do and being enthusiastic and collegiate in the way that we do it. Providing excellent training and development opportunities for staff is an important part of what we do, as our long-standing Investors in People accreditation demonstrates. We are very proud to have been awarded Investors in People silver accreditation in 2018 and named as one of ‘Britain’s Top Employers’ for every consecutive year since 2004. The firm embraces an agile working environment.

Employer

Saffery Champness

Address

71 Queen Victoria Street

LONDON

EC4V 4BE

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Training

Training provider

BPP PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by BPP PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION LIMITED

Contact

Sally Collins 0161 244 6505 recruitmentsally@bpp.com

As a Digital Technology Apprentice with BPP, you will complete the Digital Technology Solutions Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship. Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship you will achieve the BSc (Hons) in Digital and Technology Solutions.

 

The completion of the qualification will take place in the workplace via an online platform with tutor support.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital and technology solutions professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)


Employer's Application Instructions

Upon your first visit to ‘BPP Recruitment’ you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure that you fill out your full education history. Once registered, click apply on the vacancy and follow instructions, you should also upload a copy of your most recent CV as this may be sent to the employer for their consideration.

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

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022