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Costain scores 3.6/5 based on 358 reviews.
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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?
Ensure that your CV is well rounded- A good degree is only one aspect of this. It may be something that is mentioned all of the time but ensuring that your CV shows that you can work as part of a team, show leadership qualities and have a passion for the role will improve your chances dramatically.
Ask yourself the question 'What makes me better than someone else with this degree?'
Do you have any interview tips?
Prepare for the interview and have a good understanding of what the company does/has done in the past. Try to understand the main issues facing the company (in this case from an environmental perspective). Show a willingness and ability to learn more and a drive to constantly improve yourself professionally.
Trainee Solicitor, at CMS Cameron McKenna LLP