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Commercial Analyst Summer Placement Programme


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Spend 9 weeks working on a real live business project with real responsibilities and give yourself a great head start in your career. These projects will involve collaborating with peers and wider stakeholders to deliver proposals on business challenges. Alongside this you will receive various technical and communication training sessions during your time at Centrica. You will be remotely based, with opportunities to spend time in our Windsor head office.

What the programme involves 

Centrica is a leading energy, services, and solutions company. We keep millions of homes and businesses running and work hard to support the changing needs of our customers. Join us, on our Summer Placement programme, and you can gain real insight into life as one of our Commercial Analysts and discover how we use a wide range of sophisticated analytical activity to understand customer decision-making. During your placement you will be constantly developing your interpersonal skills with transferrable learnings such as stakeholder management and presentation styles.

"It's a great place to work!"

Find out what some of the key benefits are to working at Centrica. To watch the full Gradcracker/Centrica webinar, click here.

There is a vast support network for you to tap into, including current and ex Graduates, as well as senior sponsors and project teams.

The programme will take a lot of hard work and initiative on your part. In return you’ll get to develop career-boosting skills and could earn yourself a place on our 2023 Graduate programme if you really stand out from the crowd.

What you will need

We’re ideally looking for students with a very strong interest in applying analytical techniques to develop a deep understanding of customer needs and behaviours. You must be:

  • Expecting a 2:1 degree (2:2 if combined with a Master’s), ideally in a STEM or analytical subject
  • Able to work effectively with a wide range of people
  • Entrepreneurially minded, so you can identify opportunities for innovation and growth
  • Inquisitive and motivated to develop analytical skills
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Free to start your internship on 21st June 2022
  • Looking to start your Graduate career in 2023

Why Centrica?

Centrica is a leading energy, services, and solutions company. We keep millions of homes and businesses running and work hard to support the changing needs of our customers and help them transition to a lower carbon future. Join us on our Summer Placement programme and you can discover what it would be like to work at the heart of our business, helping to shape our strategy for the future.

  • You’ll receive a salary of £19,000 per annum (pro rata)
  • You’ll receive multi-layered support from a wide range of senior IT leaders and fellow colleagues
  • You’ll join an organisation focused on Diversity & Inclusion

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Opportunity Overview

  • February 10th, 2022
  • £19,000 pro rata + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • 9 weeks
  • Windsor, Berkshire
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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