Role details

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Project Management Summer Internship Programme

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

Key Selling Bullet Point 1

  • Learning from world-class Project Managers, you'll take on a real-life assignment that will test you like never before.
  • Over the course of 10 weeks, you'll work in one of our businesses, so you'll get a real understanding of how projects are managed in the aerospace, marine or nuclear sector.

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

During  your  time  with  us  you  might  get  involved  in  restructuring  our  world-class  supply  chain  or  putting  a  new  product  into  production.  You  might  also  report  on  projects  in  progress,  dig  deep  into  a  particular  stage  of  the  project  lifecycle  or  drive  improvements.  

Whatever  you  do,  you'll  learn  about  project  controls,  stakeholder  management,  resource  planning  and  requirements  capture.  And  you'll  be  making  a  real  difference  to  our  business  as  you  do  it.

The Successful Applicant

What  you'll  need

We're  looking  for  people  who  are  keen  to  make  an  impact  and  share  their  ideas,  so  we'll  want  to  see  great  communication  skills  developed  through  well-rounded  life  experience  -  academically,  socially  and  in  any  previous  work  situations.  

You'll  need  to  bring  strategic  abilities,  great  people  skills  and  strong  attention  to  detail,  and  you  should  be  on  course  to  achieve  at  least  a  2:1  degree,  or  a  comparable  qualification.  Flexibility  is  important  too  as  you  could  be  based  at  any  of  our  sites.

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