Graduate Opportunity

Project Commercial Manager - Graduate Scheme

Start date: 2nd of September 2019

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Bombardier Transportation is a global engineering company that’s shaping the evolution of mobility. We have a rich heritage behind us, but it’s our innovative approach that puts us at the forefront of our industry. At the heart of everything are our employees and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Join us at our major site in Derby and take pride in working on quality, leading-edge projects that drive your career forward.

At Bombardier, we see trains as more than a mode of transport. Ours is a challenging, innovative, important industry, and we see trains as the future of eco-friendly travel; as outstanding examples of design; and as exceptional feats of engineering. They’re also highly complex projects that need brilliant people to bring them to life and keep them running smoothly.

Together we move - Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services.

Your tasks

Bombardier is a project orientated business. We deliver unique products and services to well-known customers with increasing complexity. Project Commercial Management combines many different specialities, each of which contributes to the flawless execution of our projects to satisfy our customers.

As a graduate within project commercial management you will have the opportunity to develop a broad range of skills as you immerse yourself in the project management life cycle.

You will join a two-year intensive training programme with a series of placements in at least 2 different projects around the business and within the PCM community, providing a firm foundation in the application of Project Commercial Management knowledge, skills, tool and techniques.
Working closely with our Legal Team (where applicable) placements typically include:

  • Project launch (if possible)
  • Change Management
  • Risk & Opportunity Management
  • Requirements Management
  • Contractual Management
  • Commercial Management (including understanding customer behaviour and preparing Variation Orders).

On the job learning is complemented by a modular personal development programme. Supported by a mentor you will work towards gaining a relevant professional qualification.


You will need a minimum 2:1 Bachelor’s degree or Masters’ degree, preferably in a business or legal related discipline, supported by excellent analytical skills, commercial acumen, creative thinking and strong leadership qualities. An interest in technology is desirable.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: TGPM-UKDY01859240
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Opportunity Overview

  • January 20th, 2019
  • £27,000 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Derby
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials/Minerals
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Physics

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