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Commercial Summer Internship Programme - UK

Nationwide   •   £17,850 pa (pro rata)   •  Internship

Key Selling Bullet Point 1

  • This is an unrivalled opportunity for you to hone your commercial skills on live projects.
  • You'll be immersed in diverse business issues as you get involved in negotiating or drafting high value contracts, identifying risks, taking on bidding and business cases, and developing innovative and creative commercial solutions.

About us

Our  high-performance,  integrated  power  solutions  are  at  the  cutting  edge  of  technology.  From  powering  huge  commercial  vessels  to  nuclear  submarines,  supersonic  fighter  jets  to  highly  efficient  passenger  planes,  or  rail  locomotives  to  luxury  yachts,  we  go  above  and  beyond  to  create  better.  

And  it's  all  thanks  to  our  people.  Whether  they  work  in  engineering  or  finance,  manufacturing  or  project  management,  our  50,000-strong  team  work  together  to  deliver  excellence  in  the  air,  on  land  and  at  sea,  to  customers  in  150  nations  around  the  world.

Why work for us

Joining  us  as  an  intern  or  graduate  means  you  could  be  working  on  awe-inspiring  innovative  projects,  driving  business-critical  initiatives  and  learning  from  world-class  professionals.  

Wherever  you  choose  to  hone  your  knowledge  and  develop  expertise,  you’ll  be  part  of  a  company  with  a  future  every  bit  as  exciting  as  its  history.

Job Description

What  you'll  do  

This  is  an  unrivalled  opportunity  for  you  to  hone  your  commercial  skills  on  live  projects.  You'll  be  immersed  in  diverse  business  issues  as  you  get  involved  in  negotiating  or  drafting  high  value  contracts,  identifying  risks,  taking  on  bidding  and  business  cases,  and  developing  innovative  and  creative  commercial  solutions.  

You  could  be  supporting  internal  engineering  teams,  navigating  through  complex  intellectual  property  issues,  handling  financial  modelling  and  pricing,  or  managing  key  strategic  suppliers.  Working  face-to-face  with  exceptionally  diverse  customers,  partners  and  suppliers  across  the  world,  you'll  develop  your  expertise  through  on-the-job  learning  and  first-class  formal  training.

The Successful Applicant

What  you'll  need

We're  looking  for  results-driven  and  detail-orientated  individuals  with  an  innate  talent  for  business  -  you're  ambitious,  full  of  integrity  and  never  afraid  to  make  big  decisions.  We  want  to  see  great  communication  skills  developed  through  well-rounded  life  experience  -  academically,  socially  and  in  any  previous  work  situations.  

You  should  also  be  on  course  to  achieve  at  least  a  2:1  degree.  Flexibility  is  important  too  as  you  could  be  based  at  any  of  our  UK  sites.  Ambitious  and  driven,  you'll  be  excited  about  the  fact  that  this  internship  could  lead  to  a  place  on  our  graduate  programme.

What's on Offer

What  you'll  get

• £17,850  pa  (pro  rata)
• Learn  from  experts
• The  chance  to  join  our  graduate  programme  if  you  perform  well
• Leisure  facilities  and  numerous  sports  societies
• Closing  date  5th  January  2018