Centrica Graduate Opportunities
NOTICE: This job has now expired and will not be accepting any more
Number of vacancies: 50
Work offered: Information Systems Management, General Management, Engineering and Finance.
Functional Specialist Roles Offered: Human Resources and Marketing
Subjects of study: For General Management, Finance and Information Systems a minimum 2:2 degree classification is required in any subject. For Engineering a 2:1 is required.
Locations: General Management - all UK, North America and European locations. Finance and Information Systems Management - south-east locations around Windsor and Heathrow Engineering û North East and North West UK
Application process: We use online application forms and not CV based recruitment due to the nature of our competency based assessment process. The application form can be accessed at: http://www.centricagraduates.com/apply/process.htm
Training and Development at Centrica: Within your first six months alone, your training modules will cover critical areas such as:
- Customer focus
- Change management
- Managing for value
- Financial awareness
- Setting targets
- Time management
- Self management
- Team building
- Relationship management
- Effective meetings
- Coaching ò Problem solving
- Decision making
- Communication skills
- Effective meetings
- Presentation skills
- Influencing skills
- Conflict management
For our General Management and Information Systems Management programmes, where relevant, you'll have the chance to study for professional qualifications. For our Finance programme you will study for either an ACCA or CIMA qualification. For Engineering, you will have the opportunity to work towards chartered engineering status. Of course, your training and development will extend well beyond the graduate management development programme and support you throughout your career at Centrica.
Salary and benefits: On the General Management or Information Systems Management programmes you will receive a starting salary of £24,000, rising to £30,000 within 2 years, dependent on continued exceptional performance. On the three-year Finance or Engineering programmes you will receive a starting salary of £24,000, rising to £34,000 dependent on continued exceptional performance and completion of professional qualifications.
Benefits include: - £1,500 signing-on bonus - 23 days holiday - Contributory pension scheme after three months employment - Life assurance - Flexible benefits package
Your application: The Finance, General Management and Information Systems programmes require a minimum 2:2 degree in any discipline; for Engineering a minimum 2:1 is required. There is an opportunity to record your work experience and extra-curricular activities within the application form. In addition, there is space to provide evidence that you possess the skills we are looking for. All submitted applications are read in full, so if you invest the time in completing an application, we promise to spend the time reading it.