Management Trainee

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1312371953-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Dandara Group
  • Location: Great Notley, Essex
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS, Construction, Driving, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Dandara is currently recruiting for 2 Management Trainees to join the Construction, Commercial, Land & Planning, Sales or Technical team of our Southern regions head office, based in Essex.

About the role

This role is ideal for school/college leavers looking to further their education, alongside gaining first hand industry experience. Dandara will fund external qualifications such as a diploma or degree in the relevant field, providing the Management Trainee with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their role - so you don't have to worry about the financial worries that come with student loans or tuition fees!

What you will do:

  • Offer innovative ideas to the wider team, demonstrating your capabilities while being supported by our training programme along with a professional qualification through a higher-level apprenticeship.
  • Interact with our key decision makers and your peers, providing you with a sound knowledge of our housebuilding process.
  • Support the management team in day-to-day operations and decision-making processes
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive projects and initiatives forward
  • Assist in the preparation of reports, presentations, and other business documents
  • Participate in training programs to enhance leadership and management skills
  • Any other ad-hoc duty relevant to your department that will support you in your studies.

What you will have:


  • Have at least 3 GCSE s Grade A - C (9-4) Including Math s and English, alongside two A-Levels (160 UCAS Points).
  • A full UK driving license
  • Great communication, problem solving and organisation skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to be enthusiastic, proactive and a team player

What we will offer you

Dandara was established in 1988 from the desire to provide innovative homes and commercial properties, which would offer real value for money without compromising on design, durability or quality. Today Dandara is one of the UK s largest independent property development companies, with over 10,000 happy customers and more than 100 industry awards for design and quality and it s all thanks to the vision and passion of our dedicated team. For this role you will receive:

  • A fully funded qualification (degree equivalent)
  • First-hand experience of all key disciplines within our industry through rotational departmental secondments, providing you with a sound knowledge of our housebuilding process.
  • Mentorship from highly skilled members of staff, through on-the-job working and a personal development course

Our benefits include:

  • Up to £25k per annum
  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • £competitive annual bonus (discretionary)
  • Up to 5% pension scheme (salary sacrifice scheme)
  • Access to cycle to work scheme
  • 2x salary life assurance (paid option to increase to x4)
  • Discounts for hundreds of the UK s favourite retailers, holiday providers, gym memberships and more!

If you are looking to begin your career within a challenging and diverse industry this is the position for you!

Join the Dandara team today!

Important Note:
Dandara ONLY accepts direct applications. Any cv's received will be considered a free gift.