What are the Best and Worst things about your job?
Exposure to high level people within the business from an early stage.
Responsibility for your own work from an early stage.
Good culture (frequent opportunities to attend social events with colleagues outside of work).
Some of the unavoidable processes and procedures that come with working for a big PLC.
Not the quickest to adopt new technologies (this applies to the wider industry as a whole).
What is the annual salary for this role?
Starting salary: £25,000 - £27,000
Current salary: £27,000 - £29,000
What hours do you actually work, on average?
What advice would you give to someone applying to this role?
At every opportunity, you should look to build on information already provided on a CV. Do more than list your experiences and skills by backing this up with evidence and experiences.
Do you have any interview tips?
Take the time to research Barratt and the wider industry and start to form your own opinions. Don't be afraid to ask questions and be prepared to come out of your comfort zone during the assessment centre. Most importantly, be yourself!
Management Trainee, Production at Willmott Dixon