Work Placement / Internship

Economist Summer Intern

London

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Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country’s most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.

That’s because Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company.

Jacobs

About us.

Jacobs across the UK is committed to early careers and in 2018 launched a new internship programme in several of its offices. This new programme is aimed towards undergraduates who are either currently studying for or have completed a principal degree and have a gap before starting a postgraduate course.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

To succeed in this role it is important that you feel comfortable writing reports as well as undertaking the technical economic modelling including cost-benefit analysis.

Qualifications

Essential

  • Our ideal candidate would be in their penultimate year studying towards 2:1 BSc in Finance or related field
  • Have a keen interest in the economic analysis field as well as experience in the transport, infrastructure or natural resource sectors would be advantageous.
  • Have a keen interest in policy analysis, investment appraisal and business case development would also be favourable.
  • Have a keen interest in economics and are excited by the opportunities provided by a global multi-disciplinary consultancy, then we are keen to hear from you.
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work as part of a team.

You will join us in the summer period and join our community of interns under our programme called Jacobs Campus. This programme will allow you to work with a mentor who will work with you in identifying areas of learning so that when you leave you have a portfolio of learning experiences to refer to. There will also be opportunities to network through your community and other networks across Jacobs in various experiences that will be on offer general aspirations as a recognised inclusive and diverse employer.

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Job ID Number: BI 0008E7
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Summer
  • London
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Maths
  • Physics
 

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