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PA Consulting

Delivery Industrial Placement
£21,000
Location London
Starts Jul 2021
Deadline 31 Dec 2020

Join our Delivery Industrial Placement

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future in a technology-driven world. As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity. 

Location: London

What you will be doing

• Do you enjoy working in teams, and collaborating with different people to come up with solutions to tricky and complex problems?

• Are you keen to work across multiple sectors and types of workplace, with people from different backgrounds and experiences?

• Do you want to be hands on from the start; working within PA teams to help clients to help them successfully deliver change?

• Is being able to shape your own career pathway and support the development of others important to you?

If so, our Delivery Analyst role could be for you!

As a Delivery Analyst, you’ll be part of our Delivery Team – the go-to centre of excellence for all things project, programme, and portfolio management. Because we have the technical expertise and a diverse range of experience, our clients come to us for help and advice on some of their most challenging initiatives; whether it is a full scale business transformation, the delivery of massive infrastructure projects, or the type of complex planning needed to deliver multi million pound projects successfully, PA has the ability to help and make a real difference across multiple sectors including: Defence & Security, Health, Transport, Financial Services, Consumer, Energy & Utilities and Public Services.

The Delivery Team at PA has a great reputation for leading and supporting some of the UK’s most critical and high profile projects, programmes and portfolios. Some recent examples are:

• Partnering with the National Crime Agency, supporting their strategic transformation to combat serious and organised crime.

• Managing key transformation programmes in the NHS to improve patient care and sustainability.

• Helping a Global Pharmaceutical Company double their production volume of medical devices.

•Establishing a brand-new business unit for the Financial Ombudsman Service to manage millions of PPI mis-selling claims.

• Transforming Ariad Pharmaceuticals’ technology to accelerate lung cancer drug research and treatments.

We’re trusted to do the right thing and deliver for our clients, and because of this our team is growing. We’re looking for graduates who want to learn quickly and be part of a team that makes a difference every day.

Our Delivery analysts are expected to be hands-on, working together with the PA team and our clients to bring energy, enthusiasm and expertise in helping to solve the most difficult delivery challenges. Whether it be supporting the running of workshops, providing detailed project planning or helping to manage complex and senior stakeholders, we pride ourselves on partnering with clients and providing a service that delivers real and long lasting value.

What you will have

We are looking for candidates with the potential to become future project and programme leaders, with skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • You are studying towards a degree.
  • You have proven ability to excel, both individually and within a team environment.
  • You have creative problem-solving skills and the confidence to challenge others.
  • You have drive and motivation to do the right thing and to succeed, even when it looks tough.
  • You have effective verbal and written communication skills.
    You have a keen interest in working in the delivery of exciting projects, programmes and change.
    You have the ability to work across multiple levels of an organisation.
    You have an aptitude for delivering creative and ingenious solutions.

Company benefits: • Private medical insurance • Travel allowance • 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) • Additional optional benefits (Dental, critical illness, spouse/partner life assurance)

Learn more about PA Consulting

We are PA Consulting

An innovation and transformation consultancy, we are over 3,200 specialists in consumer, defence and security, energy and utilities, financial services, government, health and life sciences, manufacturing, and transport. Our people are strategists, innovators, designers, consultants, digital experts, scientists, engineers and technologists. We operate globally from offices across the UK, US, Europe, and the Nordics.

An introduction to our firm

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future in a technology-driven world.

As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity.

Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of technologies to progress further, faster. Our clients adapt and transform, and together we achieve enduring results.

PA. Bringing Ingenuity to Life.

What can we offer you?

We offer a different kind of career opportunity. With us, you will have the chance to work with organisations worldwide to find answers to the questions that are shaping their future. The scope of our work provides extraordinary opportunities for you to develop your career in the direction you want.

Focussed on the success of our people, we offer significant responsibility early on, a clear career path supported by excellent training, and rapid progression for high performers. We deliver learning and development that will bring out your best and shape you as a leading expert in your field.

Our Graduate training programme

With us, you won’t have to wait to make your mark. We want to see what you’re capable of, which is why we will give you lots of responsibility from the outset. You will be given the freedom to think for yourself and contribute to projects in a meaningful way.

We hire graduates with up to two years’ experience directly into an entry-level Analyst role in their chosen business area or onto one of our rotational schemes, as we believe it’s best to build up your skills and experience in a real role from day one.

Think for yourself. Create with us.