Graduate opportunities

Two Year Programme

You’re at the beginning of your professional career and you’ve got some decisions to make. That’s why we offer a range of area-specific graduate programmes, to help make those decisions a little easier and build your practical expertise. On our two-year programme, you’ll receive best-in-class training alongside a supportive team of colleagues and seniors.

Explore our graduate programmes below and discover which one suits your interests, passions and skillset best.

“It’s great working within an inclusive environment where everyone’s work is valued. Since joining the firm I have been encouraged to get involved with a wide variety of interesting and rewarding tasks. It’s amazing when you see your work contributing to major projects!”

Hannah Marks, Graduate Surveyor

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Hear what some of our graduates have to say.
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Building surveying

Joining our Building Consultancy team, you will become involved in the entire life cycle of buildings. You will follow a training programme aligned to a relevant Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) Pathway through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This programme is non-rotational, but you will have plenty of opportunities to build up broad experience across the whole department.

What to expect

From day one, there will be a lot of variety. You will experience everything from schedules of condition and dilapidations to contract administration and building surveys. Support and training will be ongoing. And we will do all we can to ensure you gain the experience you need to obtain your APC qualification.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be on course to achieve a 2.1 in a specific accredited degree, or already hold a 2.1. A good eye for detail is important too, as is the readiness to get involved in whatever project comes your way.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Commercial Property

With this programme, you will study for the Commercial Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) Pathway through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. As you train, you will take on rotations across the business to build your practical experience. This could include regional or international rotations, or the chance to develop your skills on secondment with an external organisation.

What to expect

You will help to deliver a broad range of projects for our clients. In fact, there will be no limit to what you can get involved in. And we will do all we can to ensure you gain the experience you need to obtain your APC qualification. So you’ll need to show potential and be open to new opportunities as they arise.

Eligibility

All you need is to be a final year undergraduate on course for a 2:1 from any degree discipline or a postgraduate studying for a RICS accredited Masters. We’ll also consider recent graduates who already hold a 2.1 or RICS accredited Masters.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Quantity surveying

Joining a multidisciplinary Project Management & Consultancy team, you will become involved in the entire life cycle of buildings. You will follow a training programme aligned to a relevant Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) Pathway through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This programme is non-rotational, but you will have plenty of opportunities to build up broad experience across the whole department.

What to expect

From day one, there will be a lot of variety. You will experience everything from cost planning and contract administration to procurement and financial reporting. Support and training will be ongoing. And we will do all we can to ensure you gain the experience you need to obtain your APC qualification.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be on course to achieve a 2.1 in a specific accredited degree, or already hold a 2.1. A good eye for detail is important too, as is the readiness to get involved in whatever project comes your way.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Project management

Joining our Project Management team, you will become involved in the entire life cycle of buildings. You will follow a training programme aligned to a relevant Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) Pathway through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This programme is non-rotational, but you will have plenty of opportunities to build up broad experience across the whole department.

What to expect

From day one, there will be a lot of variety. You will experience everything from project meetings to contract administration and will help to win new projects. Support and training will be ongoing. And we will do all we can to ensure you gain the experience you need to obtain your APC qualification.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be on course to achieve a 2.1 in a specific accredited degree, or already hold a 2.1. A good eye for detail is important too, as is the readiness to get involved in whatever project comes your way.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Residential

On this programme you will receive all the training and support you need to achieve your Residential Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) qualification through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. You’ll gain extensive practical experience on rotations in a number of Residential areas, including Valuation, Development Agency/Consultancy and New Homes.

What to expect

You will be working with internal and external Cushman & Wakefield teams, as well as liaising with a variety of clients. This will enable you to build your knowledge on a range of Residential projects. Whatever your role, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to develop the skills and expertise you need to pass the APC first time.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be a final year undergraduate on course for a 2:1 or a postgraduate studying for a RICS accredited Masters. We’ll also consider recent graduates who already hold a 2.1 or RICS accredited Masters.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Planning

This programme is designed to enable you to develop the skills and expertise you need to pass the Planning Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) qualification through the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). We are involved in a range of complex regeneration, acquisition and disposal projects and you’ll contribute to a diversity of Planning work.

What to expect

If you have the drive to make your mark on a diverse variety of Planning projects across the UK, we’ll give you all the training and support required to become a Chartered Planner. Working with a broad range of teams and clients, you’ll gain extensive practical experience and build your knowledge and understanding of all areas of Planning.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be a final year undergraduate on course for a 2:1 or studying for a RTPI accredited Masters. We’ll also consider recent graduates who already hold a 2.1 or RTPI accredited Masters.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Development

On this programme, you’ll join our Development team who play an important role in advising public and private sector clients on the delivery of key development, regeneration and growth projects. You’ll get the training and experience you need to become RICS APC qualified.

What to expect

You will help to deliver a broad range of projects for our clients. In fact, there will be no limit to what you can get involved in. And we will do all we can to ensure you gain the experience you need to obtain your APC qualification. So you’ll need to show potential and be open to new opportunities as they arise.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be a recent graduate or undergraduate on course for a 2:1 or a post-graduate studying for a specific accredited masters. Logical thinking is important too, as well as good report writing and data management skills.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Interior design

Our interior designers have a good understanding of the functional needs of corporate organisations, and are diligent and responsive in providing creative solutions that are both cost effective and attractive.

What to expect

From day one, there will be a lot of variety. You will support the team in space planning and test fits, help in the processes for new concepts and create design documents for presentations. Support and training, meanwhile, will be ongoing.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be on course to achieve (or already hold) a 2.1 in a relevant degree. A good eye for detail is important too, as is the readiness to get involved in whatever project comes your way.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Building Services Engineering

On this programme you will join our Building Services Engineering team, who provide design and management services relating to the mechanical, electrical and public health elements within buildings during initial construction, fit-out and occupancy stages. You will follow a training programme working towards Chartership.

What to expect

Two days will unlikely be the same on our Building Services team. You will experience everything from concept designs and technical compliance to project meetings and site inspections. Support and training will be ongoing and we will do all we can to ensure you gain the experience you need to obtain your professional qualification.

Eligibility

You’ll need to be on course to achieve a 2.1 in a specific accredited degree, or already hold a 2.1. A good eye for detail is important too, as is the readiness to get involved in whatever project comes your way.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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Real Estate Consultant

With this programme you will work closely with our clients to develop strong working partnerships which will enable them to achieve their real estate goals.

As you train you will take on rotations within client-facing teams across the business to build your practical experience. This could include regional or international rotations, or the chance to develop your skills on secondment with an external organisation.

What to expect

You will help to deliver a broad range of projects for our clients. In fact, there will be no limit to what you can get involved in. You’ll undertake a bespoke two-year training programme designed to give you an expert understanding of our business as well as develop the skills vital to a career in real estate consultancy. To succeed you’ll need to show potential and be open to new opportunities as they arise.

Eligibility

All you need is to be a final year undergraduate on course for a 2:1 from any degree discipline or a postgraduate student in the final year of study. We’ll also consider recent graduates who already hold these qualifications. Excellent interpersonal and strategic planning skills are also important for this role.

Applications open

23rd September 2019

Applications close

15th November 2019
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