Company: Wood
Skills: Commercial Management
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Reading, England, United Kingdom


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for a Commercial Trainee to join our UK Projects team based in the Reading or Staines office on a permanent basis

As a Commercial Trainee, working alongside supportive and experienced managers, you will gain hands - on experience and excellent training in the full range of commercial activities relating to proposals, estimating and project commercial as follows:

 

  • Pre - award activities including support to proposals team in performing commercial review of tender documents, preparing and reviewing commercial proposals prior to submission for internal approval, preparing commercial qualifications and pricing notes, co - ordinating commercial and legal qualifications
  • Estimating and services estimating activities including training in estimating systems and methodologies with an exposure to a variety of projects, early responsibility and hands - on involvement alongside supportive and experienced estimators. You would have the opportunity to acquire the necessary skills and experience for professional qualification
  • Post award activities including support to contract management and administration, risk management, assisting in the development of contracting strategies and preparation of invitation to bid packages for our clients
  • Opportunities to enhance non - technical skills by contributing towards our Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math's (STEM) scheme, Industry days and work experience programme

 


Skills / Qualifications

 

 

  • Teamwork is essential in our way of working, so you must be someone who thrives in taking a collaborative approach and who can recognize and acknowledge the contribution of others. You'll also be able to inspire and motivate the people around you by bringing enthusiasm and positivity to everything you do

 


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

 

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.