Management Graduate Trainee
graduate scheme
Expires6 days

Management Graduate Trainee

Job description

You will be part of the Arriva graduate programme which is our 18-month scheme where your time will be spent with CrossCountry and Arriva. The scheme is all about attracting and developing talented young people.

During the programme we will equip you with the skills and the practical experiences to become a great manager of the future. You’ll get to see everything from timetabling to train driving; fleet to finance; safety to service and management to pricing - plus everything else in between.

You will attend a series of graduate events and training modules where you gain knowledge about Arriva’s operations, strategy and business model and where you will meet Arriva’s senior managers and graduates from other countries. In addition to your main assignments and placements with CrossCountry you will be working on a project together with other Arriva graduates. You will be carefully supported by your mentor and will become part of an international graduate network.

Show us good performance and we will show you the great growth opportunities that Arriva and CrossCountry can offer you.

After successfully completing the Graduate Programme, you will be given opportunities to find a position within the business.

What we are looking for

To apply, you will need to meet the following requirements:

  • Work experience is desirable
  • You possess leadership potential and/or substantial technical knowledge
  • You have strong communication skills and you are fluent in English
  • You are either nationally or internationally mobile
  • You have a high-performance and achievement orientation
  • You are interested in innovation and can think creatively

Please note this role is safety critical. This means that any offer of employment will be conditional upon successful completion of a medical test.


You have completed a 2:1 bachelor or master degree.

Accepted degree subjects


How to apply

It is necessary that you add your career and education history along with your motivation for applying to the role to the application. Your motivation statement should include the following:

What can you bring to the Arriva Graduate Programme?
What are your reasons for applying to CrossCountry?
How will your skills/ experience make you successful on this programme?

For more information, please visit:

Our Arriva graduates website.
Our corporate Arriva website.

If you believe that you fit this profile, apply now and you may be one of the candidates to start the Arriva Graduate Programme on the 3 September 2018.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 27/05/2018

Don't forget to mention Prospects to employers when you contact them.

Closing date: 27/05/2018

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