Who are Barratt Developments? Established in 1958 with a portfolio of over 400,000 homes, Barratt Developments are the largest house builders in the UK floating on the FTSE 100. Their brand has also acquired a five star builder status.
Timeline of application process:
- Mid-September – Mid-January:
apply online with our application form and complete an online situational judgement and psychometric tests
- October onwards:
a telephone interview with questions about your key skills, commercial awareness and motivation
- Before Christmas:
we will run the first of a series of ‘mini’ assessment centres
- January onwards:
a final interview with a Director at the local office
- Mid-January to Easter:
Land and Planning
Sales and Marketing – Carrying out a wide range of activities including market research and promotional material. Focused on high quality customer service, the team is made up of site based professionals who advise and guide our customers first-hand. The on-site team is supported by an office based team including part exchange, sales progression and marketing.
HR – Working across the business, training and rewarding the talented people we need to help our business succeed
What do I need? Minimum of a 2:2 in first year of study, passion for the industry/ and be able to:
- Make an impact
- Grasp opportunities
- Ask questions
- Drive change
- Deliver solutions
Softer Skills which can be developed:
- People management
- Building relationships
- Managing change
- Feedback and support
- Influencing and persuading
Application Tips: DON’T RUSH YOUR APPLICATIONS AND DO YOUR COMPANY RESEARCH! IT’S VITAL!
Olivia and Ryan have strongly recommended to look on the JobCrowd and tweet @BarrattGrads as there is a current HR Assistant monitoring who gets in contact!
Salary: £15,600 | Location: All over the UK |
Fast-track to graduate scheme | Training | Networking Opportunities | Closing Date: 17th January 2016