Graduate Management Trainee

Mill Lane, Digbeth

Job Details


UK Head Office - Head Office

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£27,000 per annum

Closing Date

06/02/2022 23:45

Join us on the Journey...

Are you in your final year or already graduated and ready to start your career? Looking for a UK graduate scheme with global opportunities? Then join National Express - a household name in the UK with businesses employing 50,000 people around the world. With us you will be challenged every day and given endless opportunities to develop as you build a successful career.  

This is an 18 month Graduate Management Trainee programme based at our HQ in Birmingham, with some travel to other UK locations, this role will start in September 2022. We will give you the tools and support you need to succeed and make a real difference to our business. This scheme is designed to prepare you for a management role in your chosen field.

During the programme you will be given the opportunity to experience many aspects of our business including operations, marketing, commercial, HR, engineering, network planning, digital development, safety, finance, revenue management, as well as a possible placement in our international business units. No two days are the same!

National Express is a leading transport provider in the UK, with operations in North America, Canada, Spain, Germany, Morocco, Switzerland and Bahrain. We live through our values and are passionate about the work we do and the services we provide. We are active in the community and our people are committed to making a difference through numerous charitable initiatives, volunteer days and a real focus on the environment. We tailor your programme to your needs and aspirations. You can even gain a bus driving licence with us!

We carefully select the best candidates to join us. We are looking for committed and enthusiastic individuals with an enquiring mind. You will need a commercial and customer focus, to be comfortable dealing with data, have good written and people skills and an interest in the transport sector. You must be working towards or have achieved a 2.1 degree in any subject alongside 3 A Levels A-C, and a full driving licence with no more than 3 points.

If you are ambitious, strive for high standards and looking for a rewarding challenge in a supportive company with a global reach, join us and apply to the National Express Graduate Scheme now.

Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment acording to the policy.



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Graduate Management Trainee