Commercial and Procurement Graduates
graduate scheme

Commercial and Procurement Graduates

Cadent Gas Limited
£27,500 - £28,500
Time left to apply
1 day to apply on Prospects

Job description

Our Graduate programmes for both Engineering and Functional Schemes are now open for applications to start 24 September 2018.

The UK’s largest owner and operator of gas distribution networks in the UK, we distribute gas to approximately 11 million homes and businesses – that’s half of the UK.

There’s no better time to work in the gas industry than now. With an exciting future ahead of us, working for Cadent means you will join a company who will play a big part in shaping the future of gas.We operate across England, covering some of Britain's largest cities such as London, Birmingham and Manchester. We have a major operational site in Hinckley and a large business services office near Coventry.

We will offer you the opportunity to progress your career in whichever role you choose. The skills you bring to us will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary.

We are currently recruiting for graduates who are interested in careers within the following areas:

  • Commercial
  • Procurement

Our graduate programme is an 18 month-long roller-coaster ride of learning which consists of three, six month placements.

It’s the perfect start to your career that’ll see you develop your skills and experience through a variety of comprehensive and challenging training modules, from hands on technical training to personal development/soft skills training. Along the way, you’ll be supported by not only a dedicated New Talent Team, but also managers and colleagues.

Once you complete the graduate scheme, you’ll move into a full time role within our business. From there, the sky’s the limit.

Company information

The UK’s largest owner and operator of gas distribution networks in the UK, we distribute gas to approximately 11 million homes and businesses – that’s half of the UK.

What the current Grads have to say:
“The graduate programme offers the opportunity to grow and develop as a person, whilst equipping you with the relevant skills to prosper within your role after the programme finishes. The way it is structured also enables you to gain experiences within other departments across the business, which provides an all-round understanding of how the business operates. If you are interested in a role on a programme that will provide you with the foundation for endless opportunities for which we would definitely encourage you to apply.“

Person requirements

Core Value’s

  • Commitment
  • Doing whatever it takes to keep the energy flowing
  • Curiosity
  • Working together to make the future better
  • Courage
  • Confidently taking on new challenges
  • Community
  • Working as one team to serve our communities

In addition to the core values we expect all our employees to be:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Inquisitive
  • Open to challenge
  • Challenge the norm
  • Safety conscious
  • Take accountability
  • Honest

Qualifications and experience requirements

You will require a commerical degree 2:2 equivalent or above

Accepted degree subjects



£27,500 - £28,500

Performance related bonus as well as 25 days holiday and bank holidays. Generous benefits and full support with your professional development



Near Coventry with extensive travel UK wide on six month rotations

Contract and working hours


Start date


How to apply

Number of vacancies: Five

There are seven phases to the application process. Every phase has been particularly designed to give you an opportunity to impress us but also to give you the opportunity to make sure that Cadent really is the organisation for you.

  • Apply online
  • Application review
  • On-demand video interview
  • On line OPQ test
  • Assessment day
  • Feedback
  • Offer and onboarding

Job ref: Cadent Grad Engineering

Closing date: 27/04/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 27/04/2018

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