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Commercial graduate jobs in renewable energy

Learn about the energy business with EDF Renewables, one of the UK and Ireland's leading renewable energy companies, specialising in wind power, solar and battery storage technology.

Our Commercial scheme will open in autumn 2024. In the meantime, take a look at the benefits of completing our training programme and the support we offer our Graduates

What's in it for you?

  • From wind farms to solar, you'll contribute to projects that make a huge impact in the fight against climate change  

  • You'll gain an understanding of the commercial process of building a renewable energy project

  • Starting salary of £33k, with annual bonus, market-leading pension and competitive benefits

"In EDF Renewables I’m helping to develop and maintain renewable sources of energy including solar, onshore and offshore wind."

Rachael Shuttleworth, Innovation Advisor and former EDF Renewables Graduate

We'll support your career

  • Follow a tailored training path designed to build your experience in providing commercial, strategic and analytical advice to stakeholders
  • Develop your understanding of the renewable energy business and contribute to high-profile commercial projects
  • Get support and advice from your Career Manager, Graduate 'Buddy', your colleagues and our People Development Team

"I really like the ethos of EDF Renewables. It's full of talented, welcoming people ready to share their knowledge and it’s been great to draw on all that experience."

Rosie King, Mechanical Engineer and former EDF Renewables Graduate

What do I need to apply?

  • Have (or be expecting) a 2:2 Bachelor’s or Postgraduate Degree in any discipline, although degrees such as Environmental Policy, Finance or Maths would be of specific interest

  • A passion for renewable energy and an understanding of the industry is key

  • Commercial focus, analytical abilities and great communication skills

  • Be ready to experience a placements at our sites in Durham, Dublin, Edinburgh or London (with agile home-working opportunities)

"I've had the ability to work flexibly throughout the scheme and it's been beneficial in saving both time and money not having to commute every day."

Oliver Mansfield, Science & Engineering Graduate

Graduate hub

Head over to our Graduate Hub to discover all the benefits of completing our training programme and the support we offer our Graduates.

  • Dates for applying
  • How we support you during the programme
  • Continuous development for your career
  • What our Graduates say
  • Diversity and inclusion at EDF
  • Company benefits

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