PA Consulting Group graduates

Transport, Travel and Logistics Graduate

Job Description

Your challenge

Our road, rail and aviation networks are critical to our economic and social life – they provide the connectivity that we all depend on.  And this connectivity is changing – we have new technologies (drones, autonomous cars, electric vehicles, smart infrastructure), new challenges (Brexit, air pollution, transport security) and increasing demand for cheaper, faster transport.  We help our clients to solve their toughest strategic and operational challenges. You'll be offered early responsibility, high visibility and plenty of support and training to progress your career.

Transport, Travel and Logistics at PA Consulting Group

PA’s Transport, Travel and Logistics team work on some of the most challenging assignments to make a real difference for our clients.  Recent high-profile assignments in the sector including: 

  • Helping Hyperloop One reinvent transport supporting 
  • Introducing a barrier free charging at the Dartford crossing 
  • Providing implementation support for an international airline undergoing transformation
  • Undertaking an operational change programme for a European airport hub 
  • Conducting a traffic forecast for a major Gulf airport seeking airport finance 

Our diverse team includes consultants who are transport specialists, engineers, technologists, procurement professionals, accountants and have worked across the entire spectrum of transport services and the team all share a commitment to improving transport outcomes for all our clients.

Your role in TTL

This is a crucial role within the TTL Sector team, and you’ll gain a broad range of exposure across our five sub-sectors: Aviation, Maritime and Logistics, Rail, Roads, and Travel.  You will consult on both small and large-scale projects, and have the freedom to contribute as much as you are capable. You’ll work on client deliverables, using project develop management tools, crafting presentations, drafting advice and policy documents, analysing data and more. You’ll also support the team to win new work through research and bid preparation.

Job Requirements

  • What you'll bring to TTL
  • 2:1 degree or equivalent
  • Experience of, or an interest in, working in the TTL sector
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • A flexible and proactive approach to work
  • A desire to learn and develop
  • Innovative and logical thinking
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, particularly PowerPoint and Excel
  • Experience in the transport sector desirable, but not essential

The start date for this role will be in September 2019. There may be an opportunity to start in April 2019.

We believe that diversity makes us a stronger firm and look to employ people with different ideas, styles and skillsets. This diversity stimulates a rich, creative environment – one in which our people develop, and our clients enjoy enduring results. We’re committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely based on their ability to contribute to PA’s goals, without regard to their sex, race, disability, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status.

We welcome international applications, but we are unable to offer sponsorship for work permits, so you will need to have the full right to live and work in the UK. Unfortunately, your application will be automatically rejected if you do not have these rights.

About PA Consulting Group

Bringing Ingenuity to Life

We’re an innovation and transformation consultancy that believes in the power of ingenuity to build a positive-human future in a technology-driven world. Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking with breakthrough-technologies to progress further, faster.

With a global network of FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 clients, we’ll offer you unrivalled opportunities for growth and the freedom to excel. Combining strategies, technologies and innovation, we turn complexity to opportunity and deliver enduring results, enabling you to build a lasting career.

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