Paradigm Norton is looking to recruit a Graduate Operations Officer that will be working directly with our Operations Director and Executive Committee in developing and delivering incremental changes to the business.


We believe that exams are only a small part of the journey and so from month one we aim to involve our graduate trainee in operational projects and will organise for you to attend professional events.

Part of our commitment to you is to support your development by paying for exam entry and all revision material as well as providing a generous bonus scheme for exam passes. Your side of this agreement will be to work and study hard to navigate the exams and professional qualifications, this will inevitably require some weekend and evening study.

We grant one day of study leave a month and you will find your work colleagues, some of whom themselves will be studying, will be more than supportive.

Our programme is a four-year scheme from which you will emerge as an Operations/Project Officer with a Diploma in Financial Planning, ready to lead operational projects.

What we look for

We want you to be proactive and not afraid to innovate as well as have a proven record of working well in teams. Your communication skills need to be top notch and we look for those with strong analytical skills who share our passion of ‘fanatical attention to detail’. For this role in particular we are looking for candidates with solid excel programming skills (VBA) or an enthusiasm to quickly develop such skills.

We also require all candidates to possess a 2:1 degree and 280 UCAS points as a minimum.


Please click here for more information regarding the program structure.

Please click here to download the application timeline.

If you would like to apply please send a covering letter and CV to [email protected]

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Paradigm House
Macrae Road
Ham Green
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Edginswell Park
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