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Finance Apprentice 2022

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Date: 12-Nov-2021

Location: Watford, Greater London, GB

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

Variety and Challenge. Growth and Opportunity.

 

In the retail business, we move fast. We’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. And the fast pace brings variety and challenge, along with continued growth and opportunity.

 

Explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the world’s leading off-price retailer of clothing and homeware worldwide. Our retail chains include TK Maxx in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense and tkmaxx.com in the United Kingdom; TK Maxx in Australia; TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the United States; and Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada. In 2016, TJX had over $35 billion in sales, more than 3,800 shops and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

 

You’ve probably heard of TK Maxx and Homesense, but you might not know that behind these brands is TJX Europe, part of The TJX Companies, Inc. TJX is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashion. In Europe, we have a team of approximately 38,000 employees, over 600 stores, and our e-commerce site, tkmaxx.com.

 

We are a dynamic and diverse organisation, and we love growing and developing talent therefore if you join us for our Apprenticeship programme, we’ll be doing that for you from the moment you step through the door.

 

Discovery is at the centre of everything we do. Wherever you find us around the world, if you can think of a product, you can probably find it in our stores. We are part of the TJX Family which includes TK Maxx, and Homesense in Europe and the UK and across the rest of the world you will find us as TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra and Winners. With variety comes plenty of surprises—our environment is ever-changing, and that’s just how we like it. Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself.

 

Are you ready to Discover Different?
 

What you’ll discover

 

  • Inclusive culture and career growth opportunities

  • Global Organisation which collaborates across U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia, click here to learn more

  • Challenging, collaborative, and team-based environment

 

What you’ll do

 

You’ll quickly discover there’s a lot more to our Finance Apprenticeship than crunching numbers. For a start, you’ll get lots of training and experience in core operational areas of our business. You can gain further qualifications and build your career as you learn. But more importantly you’ll become an integral member of a fast-moving global company, with a culture that’s as individual, as our business model.

 

The apprenticeship is AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) you will begin your journey on a Level 3 programme after which you will complete the Level 4, both levels will take approximately 36 months to complete. You’ll acquire technical accounting knowledge (for understanding basic accounts and financial statements). Gain knowledge of our business, ethical standards, rules and regulations, and be introduced to our systems and processes.

 

You will also meet people from other business functions, to build your awareness of how we operate, and discover how a career in finance can add value to what we do, at every opportunity.

 

What you’ll need

 

  • 5 GCSEs of at least grade C/Level 4 including Maths & English

  • Natural curiosity, flexibility, and a talent for connecting with people

  • Good communication skills are essential - challenging views and influencing decisions will be a big part of your role

 

If you have European language skills – particularly German or Polish – that would be a real plus. If you’ve lived and worked in mainland Europe, even better. In a business like ours, all the above assets are great to have.

 

Apply now to be part of our September intake! 

 

If you’re looking for an unforgettable journey. The chance of something huge. Something global. A Finance Apprenticeship with TJX Europe is where it can all begin. Join us and Discover Different at TJX, click here to learn more.
 

Come and Discover Different at TJX. From opportunity and teamwork to growth, we think you’ll find that it’s so much more than a job. When you’re a part of our global TJX family, you have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people dedicated to finding the greatest deals and fantastic style. Best of all? They have a lot of fun doing it.

 

We care about our culture, but we also prioritise the important things like competitive salaries, solid benefits and plenty of room to grow in your role. It’s our way of empowering you to make your career here.

                           

We consider all applicants for employment without regard to age, disability, gender, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and/or sexual orientation.

 

As proud as we are of our past success, it’s our future that excites us most. We strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and a competitive salary and benefits package. Share our determination to think bolder and bigger, and be part of our future.

 


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