graduate job

Graduate Consulting Opportunities

Competitive salary
Birmingham · City of Londonand 11 others
Time left to apply
2 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

We are currently recruiting for a number of graduate Transport Planners, Engineers and Researchers to join our Consultancy team in Summer/Autumn 2018.

Successful candidates will join a friendly environment and will perform key technical roles in the delivery of projects whilst enjoying high levels of flexibility and autonomy and the opportunity to gain a range of experience through varied and interesting work.

These will be permanent roles with excellent career prospects for enthusiastic and energetic individuals so if you want to feel valued and help us to achieve excellence whilst working in an exciting environment for a company that is committed to hiring and developing talented individuals we are keen to hear from you. SYSTRA believe in rewarding employees for their excellence, accountability, initiative and team spirit. As such we offer a competitive benefits package to recognise the value we place on our employees. Our benefit package includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days' annual leave per annum
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Discretionary yearly performance bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Permanent health insurance
  • Reimbursement of up to two professional membership fees
  • Personal & professional development opportunities
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Social events
  • Interest-free travel season ticket loans

Company information

SYSTRA Ltd is a forward looking rail engineering and transport planning consultancy delivering high quality, sustainable transport solutions for our clients in the public and private sectors. By enabling mobility, our work strengthens communities, increases social inclusion, fosters economic prosperity and supports environmental improvement. We deliver consultancy, engineering, development and specialist technical services that enable the safe and efficient movement of people and goods.

With over 370 employees in our UK consultancy division we offer a wide range of expertise to our clients including:

  • Highway Design and Traffic Engineering
  • Infrastructure Design
  • Development planning
  • Transport Planning
  • Modelling and Appraisal
  • Town Planning and Urban design
  • Social Research

Person requirements

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A degree in a relevant discipline (typically geography, civil engineering, planning, economics, mathematics)
  • Technical ability in engineering, numerical analysis, economics or planning
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present information in an accurate, clear and professional format, and to engage with a range of internal and external stakeholders
  • The ability to demonstrate an understanding of, and a genuine interest in the work we do, and a strong ethos for close team working and collaboration
  • Competency in Microsoft Office computing packages
  • Report writing skills, including the ability to present technical work and messages to non-technical audiences
  • An MSc in transport planning, mathematics or engineering would be desirable but not essential

Accepted degree subjects

economics · social sciences · transport engineering · mathematics · planning and surveying · computer sciences and IT


Competitive salary


Birmingham · City of London · Dublin · Edinburgh · Glasgow · Ireland · London · Manchester · North West England · Scotland · South East England · West Midlands · Woking

Contract and working hours

Permanent · Full-time

Start date


How to apply

Visit our website and read some of our most recent graduates’ experiences of working at SYSTRA.

If this sounds like the sort of company you would like to be involved in please email your CV and covering letter confirming your preferred office location and availability.

Closing date: 13/07/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 17/12/2017

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