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Business Manager Graduate

Job/scheme locations: 
London, Bristol, Derby
Type of opportunity: 
Graduate scheme
Application deadline: 

Are you a determined engineering or a business graduate?
Are YOU an ambitious individual with an entrepreneurial mind-set?
Would you like to align your career with an organisation experiencing tremendous growth in the UK?
We are looking for ambitious talents to join our team during this exciting period of growth to further assist in the development of the business.
As European leader in technology and engineering consultancy with 36,000 employees in 27 countries, ALTEN has stayed true to its origins in engineering, with a global and ambitious development strategy.

ALTEN Ltd holds the fastest growth of the ALTEN international perimeter and is currently involved in innovation development for the Ground Transportation, Aerospace Defence & Security, Life Science and Energy industries with premium customers in the UK. The subsidiary has now a deep market-penetration ensuring solid foundations to guarantee fast and sustainable development.

Through this Graduate Scheme, ALTEN offers the opportunity to young talent to evolve within a growing engineering organisation and contribute to the development of ALTEN business and management activities in the UK. This scheme will enable a long-term progression within the organisation and a continuous increase of responsibilities through the programme, supported by intermediary trainings and certifications. All graduates will benefit from ALTEN Internal Business Academy: Amplify.

In order to ensure a well-rounded development, the Business Manager Graduate Scheme will be split in 3 secondments of 6 months each covering different positions leading towards a complete Business Management path.

Step 1 - Consultant
Step 2 - Recruitment officer
Step 3 - Junior Business Manager

Consultant - (6 months)
Working as a consultant, you will have the opportunity to be involved in a challenging engineering environment for one of our UK customers.
ALTEN Ltd is currently involved in R&D, manufacturing, supply chain, procurement, design, testing, validation, system engineering in the following sectors: Ground Transportation, Aerospace Defence & Security, Life Science Energy and IT

Recruitment officer - (6 months)
As a Recruitment officer, you will be in charge of selecting and recruiting the most talented engineers on the market. You will learn all the steps of the recruitment process and you will work closely with the Business Managers providing profiles in line with our clients’ requirements.

Some of your responsibilities will be:
• Sourcing and screening candidates’ CVs using various channels: job-boards, job adverts, LinkedIn, etc.;
• Performing prequalification interviews;
• Following up the recruitment process;
• Managing a pool of candidates in line with business stakes.

Junior Business Manager - (6 months)
As Junior Business manager, you will create and develop your own portfolio of clients. You will have the possibility to develop your business in a technical environment.

Some of your responsibilities will be:
• Maximising the potential of your future business unit by designing your business plan with mid-size and major accounts in the British industrial market;
• Creating new business opportunities by prospecting new customers;
• Participating in the recruitment process: establishing your own recruitment plan, conducting interviews with engineers, negotiating the offer, welcoming them in your team;
• Monitoring the career evolution of your engineers within Alten;
• Managing the level of service of your team on your clients’ projects, the financial performances of your remit and the customer relation and satisfaction to build long-term partnership

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