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Graduate Consultant (Economics & Business Analysis) - Manchester, UK - ( BI 0007MI )


Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management Our 50,000 employees in 400 locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies

During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the countrys most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility

Thats because Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company

Ranked No 1 by Fortunes 2019 Worlds Most Admired Companies

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Position Summary

The Economics and Business Analysis team at Jacobs is nearly 70 strong and spread throughout the UK We undertake consultancy work for both public and private sector clients This covers a full range of economics sectors and infrastructure types (including aviation, rail, road, and energy)

Our public-sector projects include research to inform policy development along with economic appraisal to inform decision-making at all levels Our multidisciplinary team offers the unique opportunity to get involved in cutting edge economics on social outcomes, wellbeing and social value; urban and city development; environmental economics; as well as in a wide range of infrastructure assessments from business cases to socio-economic assessments as part of the planning process Our private sector projects can involve elements of business forecasting, strategic advice, transaction due-diligence support, and bespoke operational modelling In some cases, this work is delivered through our LeighFisher brand

We work closely with colleagues across the company to ensure an integrated approach to sustainability is applied on all projects and seek to drive up social value in all cases

Role Outline/ Responsibilities

Support specific areas of analysis and research

Support economic analysis and business modelling

Draft client reports

Contribute more widely to developing the Economics and Business Analysis team by contributing to proposals and marketing initiatives



Hold a relevant degree (21 and above, or equivalent) in a numerate discipline such as economics, mathematics, business studies, engineering, science or operational research, or in a relevant social science topics;
Excellent numerical, analytical and problem-solving skills;
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint;

Excellent organisational and communications skills;

Fluency in English (written and verbal)


A demonstrable interest in one or more of the sectors in which we operate

Knowledge of other software packages such as Microsoft Access, SPSS, GIS packages etc

Dissertation or other academic experience in a relevant subject area

Relevant placement experience in Industry

Fluency in one or more additional language

Ability to work effectively as part of a team and to share ideas and expertise with team members;

A willingness to learn and experience a range of different projects, working with multi-disciplinary teams;

Additional information

Closing date 1st November 2019

Expected start date September 2020

If interested, please submit your CV and Cover Letter when applying Applicants require the right to live and work in the UK without visa and sponsorship requirements This position does not cover relocation allowance

Our Culture

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go BeyondZero by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do

We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy

We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours contracts Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100 PERCENT of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values

To find out more about our networks, please visit our website wwwjacobscom/about/inclusion-and-diversity

Start your journey with Jacobs

As part of our Graduate Development Programme (GDP), our graduates enjoy completing a series of well-designed competencies which have been approved by senior leaders to help you on your way to achieving chartership status as well as enhancing your technical expertise and developing your business acumen

Our additional benefits include

Permanent role with up to 32 days paid annual leave

Flexible benefits including, Flexible hours, contributory pension scheme

Residential Graduate offsite weekend in the Lake District

360 support from line manager, buddies, mentor, Learning and Talent management and a wide graduate network or past and new cohort

Join Jacobs now and keep growing

Equal Opportunities

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Engineering/Projects, Consulting Services
Functional Area : Teaching/Education
Role : Teacher
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 01st Apr 2020

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