UCC Academy Graduate Programme 2020


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Join UCC's In-House Consultancy

UCC Academy is the in-house consultancy of University College Cork. We are a diverse collective of 50 highly experienced project and programme managers, internationalisation specialists and subject matter experts. UCC Academy draws on talent from around the world; our people are passionate, dedicated and motivated. Working with us means developing a career in a diverse, creative and international organisation which values collaboration and a positive employee experience.

We are seeking ambitious graduates to join the UCC Project Centre as Graduate Project Analysts in 2020. UCC Project Centre is a centre of excellence for project and change management. We work collaboratively with colleagues throughout the university to define, develop, drive and deliver key projects that further the university’s strategic goals. We also engage with strategic external partners nationally and internationally.

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About the Programme

You will join a 2-year structured development programme commencing September 2020, including participation in a best-in-class learning & development journey with the Irish Management Institute.

As a Graduate Project Analyst, you will work collaboratively with your UCC Project Centre colleagues on a mix of client-facing and internal strategic projects. From new buildings to technology implementations, supporting internationalisation to developing marketing & communications strategies, the work is varied and exciting.

Very competitive remuneration package on offer, including 25 days’ holidays plus a number of company days per year, access to discounted gym membership and the option to join to the company defined contribution pension scheme after 6 months’ service.

Why Choose UCC Academy?

About You

- Recent or 2020 Graduate with an honours degree in any discipline
- Able to demonstrate alignment with the UCC Graduate Attributes and Values
- Keen to develop a successful career in the exciting and dynamic field of project and change management

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A Day in the Life at UCC Project Centre

Click below to learn about a typical day at UCC Project Centre, UCC Academy. Hear from our Project Analyst, Sarah Dunphy, and Project Officer, John Buckley.

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From business analysis, supporting projects and working closely with senior management to drive change, everyday is a new and exciting challenge.

Sarah Dunphy, Project Analyst, UCC Project Centre

There's an excellent project management team working here within UCC Academy so you can kind of leverage their experience and skills.

John Buckley, Project Officer, UCC Project Centre

UCC Academy

UCC Academy DAC, University College Cork, Western Gateway Building 2.02, Western Road, Cork,