ICT - Project and Programmes Graduate

Description of the job

Our UK Graduate Programmes provide exceptional graduates the opportunity to master managerial and technical skills. Over the 2/3 year period it combines rotational placements with focused training and the possibility of European assignments as well as further personal development and the chance to build your professional network.

From day one, you will be assigned to a particular department and will be guided through the various placement opportunities that exist within your function, the wider business and even with customers and suppliers. This, along with training provided works to ensure you are ready and experienced enough to take the next step of your career following the programmes conclusion.

At the heart of Airbus' strategy, there is an organisation within Information and Communication Technology which is responsible for preparing and executing the IS/IT Company Transformation Programmes in a worldwide & international context.

This organisation covers the Industry & Services M&A (mergers, acquisitions & divestments) projects across Airbus group and its Extended Enterprise (suppliers, customers and partners); whilst an important part addresses new Business Development activities in the digital areas.

This role will be based in Bristol, Filton (must be flexible) and will receive the full Airbus UK Graduate programme benefit package including an annual Salary of £27,000.00 - plus a welcome payment of £2,000.00


The successful applicant will work as part of a team of highly skilled ICT professionals, within a transnational environment and dynamic context. In the role you will address large IS/IT transformation Projects and Programmes with contributions from IT, HR, finance, manufacturing, procurement, engineering and other business areas.

Working within this ICT organisation requires a number of key skills, as the candidate will have to understand the main business challenges (aircraft programs, industry consolidation, services growth) and adapt/transform our IS/IT landscape to these needs.

To efficiently support these transformation goals and create value to Airbus, the successful candidate will have to demonstrate adaptability in a changing business environment and overall business acumen.


We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience Educated to degree level (2:1 or above) or equivalent within one the following disciplines;

- Information Technology

- Computer Science

- Business and Management with ICT/IT

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Organisational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Please demonstrate your wider interest in the aerospace industry and motivation for this Graduate position with a cover letter and CV.

English: Fluent

Following application to this position you may be invited to undertake a number of selection activities including online testing and attending an assessment centre. Please note that online tests must be complete within 7 days of invitation.

Please note the closing date for applications to this position is 25th November 2016


Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible facilities; additional time for written exercises; auxiliary aids; room layout; dietary requirements etc. If you wish to discuss this further please contact us via email. Any information disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence

Airbus Group is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

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