WT Commerce 2021 Graduate Programme – be part of shaping the future of eCommerce!
Do you have a love of eCommerce? So do we! Why not apply for our Graduate programme and join an amazing group of people who work together to inspire our clients and help them succeed in the world of eCommerce.
We are looking for 13 of the best graduates out there for our next 2-year programme. We have roles in Software Engineering, Business Analysis and Service Delivery, but the programme will give you so much more! You will learn real skills that will help you progress your careers and increase your confidence in your abilities. We want to feed and stimulate your mind and help you realise your potential.
Graduate Technology Programme 2021 – Global eCommerce Technology Consultancy
Watford / London / Remote
Plus Company Benefits
Who we are:
We are a 1500 strong global Commerce consultancy that applies strategy, technical know-how and outstanding design to help its ambitious clients grow through Commerce solutions. We are part of WPP plc, a British multinational communications, advertising, public relations, technology, and commerce company. One of the biggest in the world!
We create inspirational shopper journeys and we work with some of the most exciting brands out there, such as Bosch, DFS, Johnson & Johnson, MAC, Nestlé, Sainsbury’s, Selfridges, Shell, Specialized, Tempur and Tiffany & Co. Working together, we keep our clients and their customers inspired and ahead through digital, future-ready eCommerce solutions and services. As we win more and more business both in the UK and internationally, we want new people to join our team who share our passion, values and work ethic.
Ready to join us on our journey…
We are now looking for talented graduates who are passionate about everything they do and want to play their role in shaping the future of eCommerce and delivering excellence to our clients. We welcome applications from women who want to make a real difference to eCommerce of the future.
If this sounds like you then read on!
So what will our Graduate programme give you?
Our new 2 year graduate programme will help you start your journey in the world of eCommerce. We will help you learn and develop the right skills and knowledge to succeed in whatever area of the business you work in. The programme will help you to develop your career in the direction that you want it to go, be it to be the best techy in the business or a future leader of projects and teams.
You will be part of an amazing group of graduates who will be starting off their career journeys with you. The programme will include lots of different training, from industry recognised professional qualifications to softer business skills and bootcamps to understand our wider business and prepare you for the ride! Most importantly you will get real on the job experience, working with some of our amazing teams and clients. The main thing is you won’t be on this journey alone, this is all about you all learning, sharing and supporting each other as you go!
So what are we looking for?
Whilst a science or engineering background is great, your love of eCommerce and you as a person are the most important things to us. You need to take ownership of your work and show initiative and drive to resolve problems. At times your work will be stressful, but it will also be fun. Imagine a university assignment deadline but on a massive scale! You need to be able to work with a team and to adapt as the projects you are working on change and develop. We love our grads to become integral to the teams they work in and of course challenge us to do better for our clients.
We will be recruiting across 3 different business streams, but don’t worry, you don’t need to decide which one yet. Through interviews and group exercises we will help you find your perfect fit.
The 3 streams are:
Our Engineering team is full of techies that are integral in delivering quality websites and apps for our clients. You will be placed on one area in line with your preference, technical aptitude, and soft skills.
If you are an aspiring Back End or Front End developer looking to build your skills within the eCommerce industry the development route may be for you! You will need some level of experience with coding/computing either in your education or through self-teaching. You will need some level of experience with coding/computing either in your education with an IT or Computer science degree or through self-teaching.
In a Testing role, you will be responsible for quality assurance and all aspects of testing to make sure there are no faults/defects in what we design. If you are a problem solver who is passionate about quality and have a keen eye for detail, then Testing may be your calling. We don’t have any specific requirements in terms of experience or education for Testing, just the drive to make things perfect.
// Project Management/ Business Analysis
This team is at the heart of knowing what our clients want, finding solutions and making things happen. You will spend 6 months as a Business Analyst gathering client requirements, analysing business needs, and improving processes. The next 6 months you will take on project management and learn how we effectively manage and deliver our projects to the clients.
If you are a people person, love a good process and problem solving then this may tick your boxes!
// Service Operations
The Service Operations team are responsible for all our clients live services providing day to day support, as well as tactical and strategic guidance to keep our clients up and running no matter where they are in the world. Operations has moved on a bit over the years, it’s not just about support and maintenance anymore! We design new services, operating models, build partnerships with external companies as well as work with some amazing technical people around the world on a number of the best technology platforms the industry has to offer. We’re constantly evolving and growing to keep ahead of the technology curve!
Our focus is our clients and using Service Operations to help them achieve their business outcomes and drive their strategic growth. If you love making a real impact and want to influence and drive real change then Service Operations is a very exciting place to be.
Ready to get going?
If you have a technical engineering or science-based degree/background and can be both technical and people focused, then this may be just the right blend for you.
Please Apply by Friday 2nd July…
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.