Closing Date: Thursday 29 July
You will be part of a small but dynamic team which works with a wide range of clients in different sectors and of varying size. Your role will be varied, and our apprenticeships offer a great opportunity for candidates looking to build a successful and rewarding career in the Data Science arena. You will study on a 4 year degree programme towards a BSc (Hons) Data Science on a day release basis at Edinburgh Napier University.
Azets is an award-winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisors operating across the UK, Nordics and the USA. We are a family of over 6,500 employees and work across 100 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK, and we are over the moon to have been awarded Accountancy Firm of the Year in the FD Excellence Survey 2020. As a result of this growth, we are now looking to invest in our skills set even further!
Azets Business Technology Consulting (BTC) practice has been growing rapidly over the last few years and provides advisory services to some of the largest public sector bodies in Scotland as well as a range of clients across the Financial Services and Commercial sectors. Technological advances are continually changing the way we do business, but they present real risk as well as promise. Our clients can turn to Azets for advice and we’ll show them how to get the most from the data they hold – and how best to protect it.
What might a day in this job look like?
As a Graduate Apprentice based in our Edinburgh/Glasgow office you will be part of a small but dynamic team. As we work with a wide range of clients in different sectors and of varying size, you may find yourself working for a large client for several months or working on a multitude of different companies during the week. There will be opportunities for training offered during your apprenticeship, both internal and external. A mentor will be assigned to you for any questions you have; however, our whole team will be happy to help and support wherever they can. Your role will be varied, and our apprenticeships offer a great opportunity for candidates looking to build a successful and rewarding career in the Data Science arena.
What will I learn?
You will study on a 4 year degree programme towards a BSc (Hons) Data Science at Edinburgh Napier University. Initially you will complete one day per week at University and 4 days per week of workplace learning. What you do in work will also count towards your degree, where you will gain vital industry experience in the following areas:
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
The following qualities are also required: