ScottishPower is part of the Iberdrola Group, one of the world’s largest integrated utility companies and a world leader in wind energy. We’re proud to say we produce 100% green electricity and are well on our way on our ultimate journey to Net Zero. We need talented, hardworking and flexible people to join us and deliver a better future, quicker.
What do we offer?
Your programme is tailored to you and your personal development and will include a combination of behavioural and technical modules and placements. As a graduate trainee, and part of ScottishPower, you’ll have a range of benefits as well as a varied and interesting career path, including:
- Starting Salary will be £28,400
- Stakeholder pension scheme
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Subsidised gym facilities
- A range of employee discounts
What will you be doing?
With a diverse portfolio of businesses, we’re working on a variety of exciting projects, with many more in the pipeline. Working within our Glasgow based Procurement Department, you’ll play a key role in supporting our investment programme as we all transition to a greener future. Our investment plans are aimed at expanding our extensive renewable energy portfolio, developing an electricity network ready to support the green energy revolution and smart energy solutions that will help to build the future of energy supply for our 4.6 million households and businesses across the UK.
As a key member of the Procurement Team, you’ll be responsible for running competitive tender processes to ensure that necessary goods and services are provided at optimal cost, enabling our businesses to operate efficiently. And you’ll need excellent communication and influencing skills to negotiate high value contract terms with our suppliers. We engage with a wide range of companies, and you’ll play a vital role in reinforcing our supply chain as we seek to collaborate with companies that consider sustainable development critical to facilitating a greener future.
ScottishPower is driving outstanding innovation through pioneering ideas and forward thinking so that we can be the utility of the future. Our world is changing quickly, and we need the brightest and the best to drive our business through this energy revolution into the decades to come.
Your two-year graduate programme will be tailored to help you to develop into a procurement professional with support given towards an industry recognised Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply qualification.
Who are we looking for?
We need people who are ambitious with a desire to learn, who embrace new ideas and challenge others to think differently. Above all, you must share our passion for excellence and be able to deliver results and impress our customers so that we can all be proud of where we work. If this sounds like you, jump start your career now - with a global business making a real difference to the way we generate and use energy.
What should you do next?
If you want to work in Glasgow and have, or expect to achieve, an Honours Degree (or equivalent) at a minimum of 2:2 in Business, Economics, Law or a related discipline we want to hear from you now!
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