Challenge assumptions
Make it happen
Keep Our word

Graduate Project Management Programme

Salary £Competitive
Location Braintree
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This is a Permanent, Full Time vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.


eSmart Networks are enabling the biggest change in how we use energy since the industrial revolution. We are renewable energy experts, passionate about delivering the decarbonisation of UK transport and energy systems. We deliver solutions to empower the use of renewable energy, focusing on electric vehicle charging infrastructure and connecting green energy sources to the electricity grid. 


This Project Management Programme offers the perfect blend of personal and professional development, enabling you to develop your leadership skills to become an accomplished professional.  

From day one, you will be given a challenging role, working in a diverse and inclusive environment to inspire you. You’ll be given the opportunity to support on the delivery of key business projects over a 2-year programme.

Working within a brilliant team, you’ll learn our processes, discovering how to address challenges and drive results whilst exploring better ways of working. You’ll be part of a structured development programme; throughout your placement you’ll enhance your strategic thinking skills, with opportunities to showcase the value you add in delivering the green infrastructure revolution.  


As part of our programme you will receive a structured learning and development plan, working closely with an experienced mentor, there to guide and support you. Your line manager will also be there to ensure you reach your full potential.  

eSmart Networks understand that learning is key to developing yourself, and our programme encompasses a learning framework which includes internal and external courses, designed to help you gain the skills you need to succeed.  

As a Project Management Graduate, you will: 

  • Gain a solid understanding of our project life cycle, learning the process and deliverables for each stage of a project: Sales, Estimating, Design and Delivery; 

  • Build compelling working relationships, developing your communication skills to collaborate with our clients and suppliers; 

  • Develop your commercial acumen, learning the requirements to ensure a commercially successful project. 


eSmart Networks are passionate about providing outstanding service to our customers, so we are looking for motivated individuals who will relish the opportunity to make an impact.  

You welcome the opportunity to be innovative. You are good at absorbing information, analysing problems, making decisions, and finding better ways of completing tasks. You have the resilience to make it happen, the integrity to keep your word and the credibility to challenge assumptions. 

By the time you apply to this graduate programme, you must be pursuing (or have completed) a Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in the United Kingdom.  


We believe in creating an inclusive culture and work environment where you can thrive, innovate, and develop; but most of all, be yourself! Our company ensures work is a rewarding place to be, focusing on "Building Bright Futures" for our people.  

Working in our fantastic Project Management team, this position is based from our brand-new head office in Braintree, Essex. Provided with modern IT equipment, including an iPhone, you will also receive a full working from home setup. We offer a hybrid approach to working, with a flexible mix of home working and office working on offer. 

What is more, you’ll receive lots of great benefits, such as: 

  • Competitive salary;

  • Brand-new head office – onsite canteen with subsidised meals, pool table, ping pong table and free, onsite parking;  

  • Time off - 25 days annual leave, free half day on your birthday, early Bank Holiday finishes, Christmas shutdown and the opportunity to purchase an additional 10 days annual leave; 

  • Retail discounts - savings on cinema tickets, meals out, gym memberships and more... 

  • Wellbeing support – free mental health resources and counselling, financial support services, inhouse Wellbeing Champion support;

  • Volunteering Scheme – up to 5 days paid a year to volunteer with your chosen charity.  

Plus much more!  

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eSmart Networks, our Energy Transition business, provides public electric vehicle charging, industrial electrification and renewable energy connections.

The business was created to respond to the UK’s need for charging infrastructure as the transition from internal combustion engines to electric vehicles gathers pace, and has since broadened its services to provide grid connection solutions and renewable energy infrastructure.

Working for any of the companies within the Nexus Infrastructure group is a rewarding place to be. We spend a lot of time at work and we know the importance of spending that time working towards a common purpose. For us that Purpose is Building Bright Futures and to support this our staff use our group values. Find out more here.

Nexus is a leader in enabling the energy transition by delivering sustainable infrastructure through our three subsidiary businesses.

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