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Client Delivery Industrial Placement 2018-2019

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00508279

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Client Delivery  Industrial Placement
 
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Who we are and what we do
We’re more than 411,000 people working in over 200 cities across 56 countries around the globe. A world-leading organisation, we provide consultancy and technology expertise to some of the biggest names in just about every industry you can imagine. Clients come to us to make more of their business opportunities, adapt successfully to change, put ideas into action and gain – or sustain – a competitive edge. With our knowledge of the markets, understanding of the power of technology and ability to shape and implement transformational solutions, we do just that. We work with 4,000 companies and 94 of the Fortune Global 100. As a growing firm we need talented graduates like you to join us.
 
Client Delivery Industrial Placement
On this programme, you’ll work with a client team to deliver business transformation. This will include designing, building and testing strategic solutions ready for implementation.
 
A  key member of the team, you’ll focus and commit to understand client requirements, formulate a plan of action, and work with a range of onshore and offshore delivery teams to get it done. In close contact with the client at every stage, this role will make the most of your ability to communicate complex technologies, while handling third party suppliers, timelines and expectations.
 
What you’ll learn
Your credibility will depend on your passion for, and knowledge of, technology. So we’ll make sure your training covers the most advanced technology in the market. You’ll develop industry-leading specialist skills and be kept fully up to speed with the latest innovations and delivery practices. This could cover everything from software and emerging tech such as wearables, to cloud computing, digital, mobile, social or analytics. What’s more, because how we work is as important as what we work on, depending on your project, your structured training and learning could also cover business analysis, delivery methods, project and programme management as well as a range of industry certifications.
 
What’s in it for you
As well as the prospect of a great career centred around improving the way the world works and lives, you can look forward to a competitive starting salary and a generous holiday allowance. Other benefits include a pension scheme, personal laptop, an AMEX card, private healthcare, subsidised gym membership, season ticket loan and much more besides. For a comprehensive list of all our benefits, visit our website.
What we’re looking for

 

This placement is undertaken in the third year of a four-year course and you will need to apply in your second year.   You’ll need to be studying a university degree in any discipline, a passion for technology and excellent communication, project management and problem-solving skills. Overall, we’re looking for a willingness to develop, a creative mind and an interest in process improvement. If you know about programming, that would be a real bonus.

 

Ours is an industry that’s driven by client demand. Which means that we have to place people in the industries and geographies where our clients need them most. As well as being flexible, an open mind coupled with patience is a real bonus.
 
Where you’ll work
You’ll apply to one of our offices in either London or Newcastle and may be delivering projects on client sites anywhere in the UK (and sometimes abroad). You’ll need to be prepared to travel and be flexible.
 
How to apply
Full information on our application and selection process can be found on our website.
 
Places are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. So please apply early to avoid disappointment.
 
Deadline for applications is 31/03/2018

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