Are you a graduate with prior business experience, looking to kick start your career in business consultancy? Applications for our award-winning programme will open in November 2019.

The role

Our NineStart fast-track development programme provides an opportunity for recent graduates to gain the personalised training and hands-on experience necessary to embark on a successful career in Business Consulting.

Successful candidates can expect to work with a mixture of blue chip and regional clients, from different business sectors (both public and private), on a range of IT implementation and ways of working projects.

Key features

  • A 28k basic salary
  • Annual bonus scheme based on profit share
  • Personalised development programme and coaching support with 20 days formal training provided per year in the first two years (i.e. 40 days total)
  • Flexible summer start date
  • 30 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional holiday or take unpaid leave)
  • Private health cover
  • Perkbox benefits package
  • Pension scheme matched at 3%
  • Life cover

Please note, we are unable to sponsor work permits

The ideal candidate will

  • Be self-motivated and eager to learn
  • Be a strong, effective communicator
  • Be able to foster strong working relationships
  • Demonstrate problem-solving capabilities
  • Display an interest in the world of business and technology
  • Demonstrate flexibility and an ability to operate in a growing consultancy business
  • Have basic levels of IT skills and capability
  • Preferably have some experience working in a project environment, whether that be in a personal or professional capacity
  • Bring more than just their degree to the table


  • A dedicated mentor at Nine Feet Tall will be responsible for development and training
  • Expected 200 days client delivery over the programme
  • Over the 24 months, graduates will have the opportunity to gain professional qualifications and become certified in a number of areas, for example:
    • Business Analysis qualification through BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
    • Project management qualification through PRINCE2, APM or PMI
    • Change management qualification through BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT
    • Certificate in Management Consulting Essentials

How to Apply

Applications are now closed and will re-open in November 2019. If you have any questions, please email