Graduate Schemes at Highways England

Where: England - West Midlands

Deadline: January 22, 2018

Type: Graduate

About the Company:

We are responsible for England’s motorways and major A roads. We are the backbone of businesses and communities up and down the country.

Our roads make up just 2% of the wider road network. They carry one third of all traffic, and two thirds of all freight. In fact, 98% of businesses rely on our roads. Whether it’s the daily commute or delivering to deadlines, the nation’s economy - and its people - depend on our work.

About the Role:

Whichever one of our Graduate programmes you choose, you can look forward to:

  • Three years of unforgettable experiences
  • A real salary from day one
  • Support from a professional mentor
  • Development and training in your chosen specialism
  • Diverse placements, including experience of other directorates
  • The chance to grow both professionally and personally

Now you just need to choose which specialism is right for you:

  • Accounting - The ultimate start to your career in accountancy or other areas of finance. You’ll enjoy placements in different areas of our finance directorate, giving you a bigger picture of how your new skills can make an impact. At the same time, you’ll complete accredited accountancy training through the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a major professional body.
  • Project Management - Become a high performing project professional. Your experienced mentor will provide insight, perspectives and challenge you, helping you to develop the skills, knowledge and behaviours you need to succeed. We’ll measure your ability against the International Project Management Association (IPMA) standards - so that you can become world class with us.

How to Apply:

For more information and to apply please visit Career Connect and search Reference ID 'E9L8M'