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Operational Excellence Graduate

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Type of opportunity: 
Graduate scheme
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About us

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 create opportunity from complexity and deliver enduring results, enabling you to build a lasting career. Isn’t it time you joined us?

Become part of the team

PA Consulting’s Operational Excellence Group helps to transform the way their clients work. They help some of the world’s largest companies to keep their promises to customers at the lowest possible cost. This is whilst embracing productivity, technological disruption and regulation. This gives PA’s customers significant competitive advantage. PA is unique as a premium management consultancy who also provides end-to-end product design-to-launch via their Cambridge Technology Centre. Working as part of a delivery team, you’ll have the opportunity to work directly with a range of clients across different sectors, whilst also having the support of a line manager to guide your progress.

What we're looking for

  • Ideally a Business or Engineering related degree or equivalent
  • Good communication skills
  • Team-working skills
  • Keen interest in transforming business operations and processes
  • Strong desire to help clients
  • Curiosity, numeracy and a willingness to work hard This role starts in September 2020 As part of our application process you will be required to answer three video questions.


  • Private medical insurance
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • 25 days annual leave with the opportunity to buy 5 additional days
  • Company pension scheme • Annual performance-based bonus
  • Life and Income protection insurance
  • Tax efficient benefits (cycle to work, give as you earn, childcare benefits)
  • Additional optional benefits (Dental, critical illness, spouse/partner life assurance)

Diversity Statement

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.

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More about this vacancy

Life assurance, Pension scheme (with company contribution), Private healthcare
Days' holiday: 
25 Days
Degree subjects accepted: 
Computer science & IT