Graduate Project Management Opportunities

Sopra Steria
Edinburgh, Midlothian
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Project Management Graduate, you’ll gain an advanced theoretical and practical understanding of the full project management lifecycle, in areas such as its core processes and fundamental methodologies.

With the support of experienced Project Managers you’ll learn how to successfully manage the scope of a both small and large scale projects, including resource and cost allocation, procedures in which to meticulously assess risk and mitigate arising complications. You will learn in depth about different working methodologies including Prince2 and Agile, and apply this knowledge to real life projects with a range of different, high profile clients.

What you will need

- Achieved or predicted to achieve a 2.1 degree in any discipline

- Analytical and critical thinking skills

- Excellent at relationship building

- Keen at problem solving - able to suggest innovative solutions to problems

- Attention to detail

- Proactive decision making

Do you have a curiosity for how technology can improve business for our clients, as well as a flair for analytical thinking and first-class communication skills? We want you to have a can-do attitude, the ability to challenge the status quo and look for better ways of doing things, alongside a talent for building relationships and collaborating with all kinds of people.

Our business is one that’s driven by client demand which means for all our programmes flexibility is a must. Our clients and our offices are throughout the UK so travel will be required.

Who Are We?

Sopra Steria is a European leader in Digital Transformation. We are trusted by both private and public organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges. Combining high quality and performance services, added-value and innovation, Sopra Steria enables its clients to make the best use of information technology.

Why Join us?

Graduates join Sopra Steria because we offer you great training, development and career progression prospects. Joining us will give you an introduction into a fast paced and professional working environment. It’s an eye opening experience which will enable you to build upon your university knowledge whilst gaining a valuable insight into our business. We will provide you with a stepping stone from which you can launch an exciting career and truly maximise your potential.