BT Graduate Programme - Procurement in GBR, United Kingdom

About this role

Our procurement team work with big budgets and make sure we’re getting the best deals possible, as you’d imagine with a company our size. By joining our procurement programme you’ll get to rotate between the teams who buy products and services for our customers as well as the teams who buy things we need to keep BT up and running too.

You’ll work with a variety of people across the business to understand their needs and find the right product or service to meet their needs, all the while being mindful of BT’s bottom line. You’ll be negotiating deals, working with our legal team to create contracts and you’ll be given the accreditation to allow you to approve deals and sign contracts on BT’s behalf.

On top of that, you’ll be able to study towards the CIPS (Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply) qualifications, making sure you’ve got all the knowledge and skills to build a great career in procurement.

Features of this job

· 3 rotations, all lasting 8 months

· Training on, and exposure to, the end to end procurement process

· Exposure to both direct and indirect procurement

· The possibility of working with one of our global procurement teams

Our promise to you

· We’ll give you the time and support needed to complete your studies

· Your line manager will work with you to make sure you’re getting the experience and skills to take your career where you want it to go

If you’re not really one to stand still and are itching to continue that journey after university, there’s a whole world of discovery for you here at BT. Whichever role you join us in, it’s vital that you demonstrate a great fit with our culture, our purpose and our focus on putting customers first. We’re also looking for:

  • Team players

  • Results driven workers

  • People who love to learn and develop

  • Those who embrace change

  • Workers who will take ownership

  • The ability to network and forge relationships with others

  • Those who can innovate and drive improvements

  • The ability to apply commercial awareness

We value diversity and inclusion, which is why we encourage and welcome applications from absolutely everybody! It doesn’t matter about background, university or degree course.

We hire with the future in mind – yours as well as ours. We’re always thinking about what we can offer you, even ahead of your first role. If you join the BT team you’ll have the chance to explore many areas of our business, as well as our products and different global locations. We want to give you everything you need to achieve your full potential, while helping you build a career you genuinely love.

It’s worth bearing in mind that we also have academic entry requirements which are tailored to role types. For our procurement programme they are:

  • 2.1 degree OR 2.2 degree with additional post grad degree

Job: Business - Business Management

Title: Graduate Programme - Procurement

Location: GBR %26 Ireland-GBR

Requisition ID: 100177