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Workforce and Organisation
Entry Route

Due to high demand, we have unfortunately had to close this entry route for applications. Please register an interest in this pathway and also review our other Accelerate pathways to see if they also align with your interests. Please bear in mind that you can only apply to one Capgemini early careers role in each Academic year.

What is the Workforce & Organisation Accelerate Programme Pathway?

The Workforce and Organisation pathway of the Accelerate programme is designed for talented graduates passionate about accelerating transformations across our client’s employee experience, workforce, and change programmes. We deliver this through people-led change empowering our clients to deliver transformations throughout their business.

The Accelerate Programme consists of 2 parts: 

  • The Institute (circa 3 months)
  • The Academy (circa 18 months)

Your first 3 months of the Accelerate Programme will be spent within The Institute, where you will learn core consulting skills and gain a broad understanding of everything we do at Capgemini Invent within a feed-back rich environment.

Following your time in The Institute, you will join the Workforce & Organisation Academy. The team structure of the Workforce & Organisation Academy is as follows:

The Focus of Your Role

As an Associate Consultant you will embark on a stimulating and exciting journey where you will develop key skills that influence how our clients evolve the way they work, perform, and achieve their goals. You’ll have the opportunity to work on large scale transformation programmes. You will ensure the smooth delivery of end-to-end projects by working flexibly, demonstrating intellectual capability and delivering innovative solutions for clients. The day-to-day tasks can vary from designing workshops, creating engaging communication material, and mapping out user journeys.

What you will need

We are interested to hear from you if you have experience working in the industries we operate in and are keen to start a career in an environment where you can drive change.

Ideally, you will have some or all of the following:

  • A passion to help our clients manage the transition to new technologies and re-think their culture and job roles in a digital age
  • An understanding of what the future of work may look like and the impact on skills and talent
  • Familiarity of change methods, tools, and effective ways to communicate
  • Knowledge of market trends and challenges across HR and Talent functions

At Capgemini Invent, although academics form part of our overall hiring decision, we do not select candidates purely on academic performance. We will assess your suitability for a role using several tools including video interviewing and assessment centres (all currently being held virtually).

Learning & Development

When you enter the Workforce and Organisation Academy, a heavy emphasis is placed on your development and being able to learn a variety of skills in a multitude of environments. During the programme you will benefit from wider learning opportunities and can choose from a suite of accreditations.

Internal trainings available include:

  • A day in the life of a W&O graduate
  • How to succeed in W&O
  • Change Management 101
  • Design Thinking
  • HR Technologies
  • Workforce Transformation
  • UPGreen (Sustainability Course)

Professional qualifications available to you once you join W&O include:

  • Agile Scrum Master
  • Product Owner
  • Prince 2
  • CIPD

What you can expect

Working alongside a world-class team with a wealth of consulting and industry experience, you will begin to create relationships across the organisation and acquire a foundation of consulting skills, tools and methodologies to help you accelerate your career. You will be part of a project team, building trust-based relationships at the heart of a client’s organisation, helping them change the way they work and transforming their business to achieve their goals. You’ll get early responsibility and build your skills through interesting and challenging work.

Why Capgemini Invent?

As a team, we value:

Engagement: We believe in providing a stimulating working environment where our consultants are empowered to share their values and are engaged in purposeful work. The graduate scheme provides a supportive environment throughout, whether that is from your cohort, capability unit, or project team.

Inclusiveness: We are building a diverse and inclusive environment that embraces and values different points of view. We run regular meetups, alumni events, and W&O away days twice a year – all providing opportunities to connect with the team, have fun and learn something new.

Diversity: Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

Within the Workforce & Organisation Academy there are a variety of project roles that you may take on, that include but are not limited to:

As a Change Consultant, you will work closely with stakeholders to understand the vision for change and identify the impacts of the change on the business, communicating these impacts to wider stakeholders.

As a Process and Employee Experience Analyst, you will be the voice of the employee. Identifying, understanding, and empathising with employees to help shape their employee lifecycle. You will work directly with employees to test designs and content so that their needs and goals are met.

As a Business Analyst, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team, having responsibility for understanding user needs, working closely with our stakeholders, translating requirements into user stories and defining acceptance criteria.

As a Scrum Master, you will guide teams and organisations on how to use Agile/Scrum practices. You will facilitate reviews, retrospectives, daily stand ups and planning meetings, working closely with the scrum team and stakeholders, dealing with blockers and impediments.

As a PMO, you will support the Project/Programme Manager with the overall programme coordination. You build detailed project plans, keep projects on budget, track progress, and analyse project data to identify areas of improvement.

As a Content Designer, you will use data and evidence to design and structure content. Producing clear and accessible content for a wide and diverse range of users to meet their needs.

Due to high demand, we have unfortunately had to close this entry route for applications. Please register an interest in this pathway and also review our other Accelerate pathways to see if they also align with your interests. Please bear in mind that you can only apply to one Capgemini early careers role in each Academic year.