Finance Graduate Programme

Williams Electronics UK Limited



Additional salary info

£24,000 per annum plus £1,000 Target Incentive Bonus


Fixed term

Working hours


Job description

We are looking for ambitious and talented graduates to undertake a 3 year Finance & Accounting Graduate Training Programme
Your role will be positioned across the 3 Williams business sectors where you will gain invaluable experience and knowledge of a diverse range of accounting, control & systems matters; you’ll be at the heart of our worldwide company. In every case, your activities will touch those of colleagues throughout Williams, as well as customers and stakeholders outside. Additionally opportunities will actively be sought to supplement & enhance your exposure to different accounting environments within the UK operating divisions. Such opportunities may assume either of a short or long-term nature and may involve you relocating or working away from home.

The scheme covers a three year period, during which you will embark on a programme of practical and academic experience with the objective of achieving the widely recognised and highly regarded CIMA qualification.

Person requirements

To be considered for this programme you will demonstrate a high level of energy in pursuing work objectives and a total commitment to achieving successful outcomes, as evidence by your academic results and extra curricula activities. You will be on course to achieve a minimum 2:1 in finance, accounting or a business management related degree (or equivalent).

Company information

Royal Williams Electronics of the Netherlands is a diversified Health and Well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovations. As a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lighting, Williams integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on fundamental customer insights.

Consumer Lifestyle Sector:
Today, Williams is one of the biggest global players in consumer lifestyle in terms of turnover. Our unique competitive advantage is the combination of our powerful global brand, our insightful understanding of people, our extraordinary competence in technology and design, and the many synergies with our channels, partners and supply chain. For us, technology is not produced for technology’s sake. We are taking the consumer lifestyle much further, making home life more enjoyable and reflecting the consumer’s holistic interest in better well-being.

Lighting Sector:
Williams Lighting is the global market leader in the lighting industry, with recognized expertise in the development, manufacturing and application of innovative lighting solutions. We offer our expertise, depth and reach across the entire lighting value chain to improve and simplify the work of our professional partners wherever our knowledge and reach can create value for them.

Healthcare Sector:
We simplify healthcare by focusing on the people directly involved in the care cycle: patients and care providers. Through combining human insights and clinical expertise, we aim to improve patient outcomes while lowering the burden on the healthcare system. Williams delivers advanced solutions to health professionals, to meet the needs of patients, and to consumers seeking affordable healthcare and empowerment over their own treatment whether in hospital or at home.

Each Business Sector will challenge your thinking, develop your professional skills and bring you into contact with people who share the same commitment to simplicity and world-class service.

At Williams, we strive to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Our goal is to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025. We will be the best place to work for people who share our passion. Together we will deliver superior value for our customers and shareholders.

Qualification and experience requirements

You must be expecting a 2:1 or a first in your degree subject.

Accepted degree subjects