Position title
Business Management/Finance Student Placement
About our Client


Our client is a research company fully dedicated to the research and development of highly effective and innovative medications. This organisation is based in the heart of Manchester and they work on behalf of the independent associated companies and in collaboration with pharmaceutical companies to bring medications to both the European Union and the International market. They currently have in the region over 275 employees.


Excellent opportunity for one Student Placement within the Finance Directorate of the company. The Finance department is responsible for providing timely, accurate financial information to management including cost centre, capital and project reporting. It is also responsible for the budgeting process to the board as well as the company’s financial reporting and tax compliance in the UK, Germany and Asia Pacific.


This placement offers broad opportunities within a varied, exciting and challenging working environment. There will be scope to learn alongside experienced, industry leading professionals, with key responsibilities including monthly cost centre reporting, producing budgets, deliver month end and year end process close processes, assist with monthly billing preparation.

Further Reason to join
  • Studying toward an Accounts/ Finance / Business related degree

  • Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Flexible in your approach to work and able to prioritise work effectively

  • An excellent communicator with the ability to develop strong relationships

  • Able to take ownership and work to tight deadlines, with good time management skills

  • Passionate about working within a pharmaceutical industry

How to apply

Client is keen more around your interest and motivation to join their team by providing a cover letter with your application explaining in no more than 500 words


  • Why you are interested in working within their organisation, and what has attracted you to this placement in particular?

  • What skills and qualities do you believe you can bring to this placement?

  • What extra-curricular activities, including any societies or groups you belong to and/or volunteer work that you have completed.

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
May 31th
Duration of employment
6-12 Months
Job Location
Base Salary
£ 16,000 - £ 16,000
Date posted
February 16, 2018
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Position: Business Management/Finance Student Placement

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