IT Industrial Placement

Your challenge

Working in small teams, you’ll contribute to shaping the overall solution that we deliver to our clients. You’ll assist with analysis and the preparation of deliverables roughly following the five diamond consulting model – entry, diagnosis, visioning, planning and implementing.

IT at PA Consulting Group

Our IT Service has an extensive track-record of delivering business, IT and cultural change across many sectors. We are experts in developing effective processes and systems, but we also have the skills and experience to bring about transformative and lasting change in the culture and focus of an organisation. That includes IT service integration and cost reduction as well as designing IT functions that are efficient and customer focused.

Your role in IT 

You’ll play a key part in the development and delivery of compelling client materials such as presentations, tender responses and other client deliverables. You’ll assist senior consultants and take ownership and responsibility for specific aspects of the client assignment or PA project while helping with the close analysis of complex data.

This role starts in June/July 2017.

Job Requirements 

What you’ll bring:

  • This role is open to undergraduates who, after the 12 month industrial placement, will be returning to university for their final year. Candidates who have completed their degree and will be returning to university to complete a Master's Degree are also eligible to apply.
  • On track for a 2.1, or equivalent, in any discipline, but preference for a Technology background
  • Self-motivation and the ability to use your initiative
  • Excellent communication skills Strong organisation skills and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously 
  • A keen interest in IT and its problem solving applications
  • Teamwork skills

Applicants must already have the unconditional right to live and work in the UK.

About PA Consulting Group

We are the consulting, technology and innovation firm that uses constant curiosity and ever-evolving expertise to make a lasting impact on the world. We are PA Consulting Group. Specialising in technology and innovation, management and IT consulting, our employees operate globally across a wide range of sectors, delivering practical solutions that make the difference for our clients.

Getting exceptional results that have a lasting impact on businesses, communities and individuals is what we do. And finding fresh angles, exploring new avenues and following the unconventional path is how we do it. We are solving some of the world’s most complex problems. But where others settle for off-the-shelf solutions, we approach each challenge with fresh eyes, unconstrained thinking and a perfectly balanced team of experts handpicked for the task.

We believe that diversity makes us a stronger firm and seek to employ people with different ideas, styles and skill sets, each able to contribute in unique ways.  This diversity engenders a richer, more creative environment – one in which our people develop and clients are served better. We are committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely on the basis of their ability to contribute to PA’s objectives, without regard to their sex, race, disability, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status.

Join us and make the difference with your career.

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