Change Management (Project Delivery) Industrial Placement at Computacenter

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Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
31st January 2020
South East
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Salary Band
£16,000 - £17,999
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Change Management (Project Delivery) Industrial Placement

The Group Industrialisation Team is responsible for the continual improvement, change and modernisation of the way that Computacenter, a FTSE 250 company, delivers services both to customers internally and externally. Through a portfolio of business change and technology enhancement projects it strives to make Computacenter a better choice for employees and its customers.

We’re looking for talented individuals to join our Business Industrialisation team for a 13-month placement. The role will be Hatfield based with European travel.

What will I gain from the programme?

  • You will be involved and gain experience in major business initiatives and continuous improvement projects on corporate structure, technology advancements and internal processes across Computacenter
  • Taking board level strategic objectives through to realisation, including working with the organisation’s senior management team
  • Awareness of organisational and cultural differences found in large International businesses
  • Hands-on experience analysing problem areas and what can be done to improve them

Overview of projects you will be working on

  • Design and implementation of new processes to improve efficiency across the organisation
  • Introduction of new systems across the globe; Improving the way Computacenter delivers services to its customers
  • Re-organisation projects related to company structure to meet business requirements

What criteria do I need to meet to apply?

We’re seeking individuals who are studying at undergraduate level in a degree with content relating to Business Management, Project Management, International Business or Change Management. We’re seeking people who really want to get involved, don’t mind frequent travel and are self-motivated, and have good business problem solving skills. Language skills are desirable but not essential.

In terms of characteristics we are looking for applicants who:

  • Are confident to analyse business problems to find alternatives
  • Want to see projects through to completion and demonstrate the results
  • Communicate well and confidently
  • Enjoy working in small teams, sometimes on confidential and high impact topics
  • Will spend time researching to the right solution before putting forward changes
  • Are numerically and commercially astute

About Computacenter

At Computacenter, our tag line is ‘enabling users in a digital world’ – and that’s exactly what we do; we equip our customers’ people with the tools and technology they need, to successfully run their business. We put our customers and people at the heart of everything we do. As a year-long placement undergraduate, we will expect a lot of you, but in turn we will go the extra mile to enable you to achieve great things.

Our placement opportunities are real jobs with real impact on our business. As well as hands-on experience, we offer business-aligned training and ability to build your own network, drive individual or team projects, exposure to senior leaders, and are actively encouraged to play a pivotal role as a company ambassador in schools or universities nationwide.

Our programmes are well designed, well run and put the emphasis on your development and giving you real responsibility. No IT experience? No problem! This unique journey could be the start to the rest of your career.

How to apply

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