SharePoint Helpdesk Analyst - Investment 2020 Trainee

  • Employer Aberdeen Asset Management
  • Job type School Leaver Programmes
  • Salary Competitive
  • Deadline Ongoing
  • Entry requirements N/A
  • Locations Aberdeen
  • Qualifications gained Professional Qualification
  • Date published 16/12/2016


Through our Investment 2020 trainee programme Aberdeen have an excellent opportunity for a School / College leaver who is looking to establish a career within the Asset Management Industry. We will provide you with a structured 12 month training contract working in our Business Systems – Global team.

This is an opportunity for an individual with a keen interest in IT and software development to join a Global Platforms Development team, responsible for development, support and administration of SharePoint.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of object oriented programming and computer science. Relevant training will be provided.

Our programme is designed to offer relevant professional qualifications, training and learning opportunities to recent school and college leavers who are looking for their first role within the industry.

While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job requirements, management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties from particular jobs and to assign other duties as necessary.


• Monitoring and managing Helpdesk tickets

• Support BAU tasks and queries raised via the Helpdesk

• Create and deliver SharePoint sites

• SharePoint support, development and administration

• Update relevant documentation


• Interest in technology and software development

• Understanding of object orientated programming and computer science

• Knowledge of C#, HTML, XML, CSS, Javascript, and JQuery is advantageous but not essential

• Customer service orientation

• Strong communications skills


• Client Focus

• Communications

• Teamwork

• Drive for Results

• Managing Change

• Quality

The above role is 12 month fixed term contract and part of Aberdeen Asset Management’s commitment to the Investment 2020 scheme to find out more about the scheme please visit (

Should you wish to apply for this role, please complete the online application at including attaching your CV and a covering letter explaining why you wish to apply.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Aberdeen Asset Management PLC. If you have applied in response to this specific vacancy, the HR representative coordinating the recruitment process for this role will be in touch with you in due course.

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