Centrica plc is an international energy and services company with around 27 million customer accounts and a worldwide workforce of over 36,000 employees. It operates mainly in the UK, Ireland and North America through strong brands such as British Gas, Bord Gáis and Direct Energy.
Centrica is a top 50 FTSE 100 company focused on satisfying the changing needs of its customers by delivering high levels of customer service, and improving customer engagement and loyalty. It is developing innovative products through its Hive brand, as well as offers and solutions underpinned by an investment in technology.
Centrica gives graduates from a broad range of degree disciplines the opportunity to work right across the company in Connected Home, Energy Supply & Services, Distributed Energy & Power and Energy Marketing & Trading. The graduate programme has been designed to offer a comprehensive grounding in the business; those who are ambitious and commercially savvy have an outstanding opportunity to make a big impact within this diverse organisation.
Developing and investing in graduates is important to Centrica. Graduate talent boards ensure graduates have the opportunity to fulfill their potential and are equipped with the right skills and behaviours to help grow the business by implementing – and one day helping shape – Centrica’s strategy. Centrica’s programme offers graduates who are excited by big challenges the opportunity to get involved in a variety of business areas, as well as receiving support and rewards along the way.
Centrica also offer a ten-week summer placement programme. It is a great opportunity to gain valuable work experience but also students could secure a graduate role for the following year’s intake.