6 graduate jobs you should apply for if you want to work in Tech

It's official: the future is digital.

If the thought of a training programme packed with all the skills you need to succeed in Information Technology fills you with joy, then read on: we have a treat for you.

Or, if a career in this industry has never even occurred to you as a career option before, then read on anyway: you may be surprised at how many exciting opportunities are open to you. 



1. IFS - Young Professional Programme - Nationwide

Deadline: 23 June 2016



This is your chance to develop into an expert Consultant during a structured training programme which will allow you to travel the UK and the world. As the inclusive provider of business software to over one million users in the UK, America, Asia and beyond, IFS can offer grads instant opportunities to experience the world of Tech from a global perspective. From the initial training in Sri Lanka, to the work-from-home structure that allows you to be completely flexible in how you manage your workload, this is a chance to combine independent development with support from the experts. Add a £22,500 starting salary and you cannot afford to miss out.




2. Merkle-Periscopix - Programmatic Display Account Manager - London

Deadline: 5 June 2017



Calling all geeks – the largest group of Google/Bing Search experts in the country is looking for grads to join them. If you have an outstanding academic record and a passion for exploring the world of Technology, then this exciting role in the world of Digital Advertising could be for you. Join the team in their Central London offices and get to grips with the industry through a comprehensive training programme, no previous experience required. This could be the start of something pretty special: apply today.




3. Colas Rail - Technical Programme - Nationwide

Deadline: 18 June 2017



Looking for an opportunity to experience the world of Engineering? The Colas Rail Technical Programme not only provides grads with hands-on experience working on major UK infrastructure projects, but also offers a range of divisions in which to specialise and work towards becoming a fully-qualified Chartered Engineer. Join an award-winning graduate scheme and enjoy regular company socials, a competitive salary and the chance to have a direct impact on key projects taking place across the UK.




4. FDM - IT Consultant - Nationwide

Deadline: 20 January 2018



In one year alone, IT services provider FDM launched the careers of over 1,100 graduates – could you be next? Join their fast-track training programme to develop your Consultancy and IT skills, studying for professional qualifications whilst working on live projects for clients such as British Airways or Sky TV. With a range of routes available to you after your training, this is an unmissable opportunity to begin your Technology career.




5. NMPi - Graduate Account Executive - London

Deadline: 5 June 2017



Online advertising is one of the most successful channels available in the world of Marketing - and now you can get involved. Working with major brands - from Real Madrid to Jack Wills - and using Youtube, Instagram, Facebook and Google Search on a daily basis, you will be an integral part of the development, testing and innovation of their online campaigns at NMPi. Stay at the forefront of this exciting sector thanks to industry-leading training and enjoy a starting salary of £22,000 plus bonuses and awesome company benefits.




6. Softcat - New Business Account Executive - Bristol

Deadline: 28 October 2017



As well as being a leading provider of IT solutions to UK businesses, Softcat is also a leader in the office, winning Official Best Workplace and featuring on the Best Places to Work in Europe list four times in a row. They believe that the happiest employees provide the best customer service, and are committed to making this happen, with Sky TV in the office, an uncapped commission scheme and opportunities to expand and progress your career in the direction you want. Don’t miss out on this one.




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