Earn While You Learn with BRT Consultancy

September 7, 2018

We are seeking motivated Edinburgh Napier University students who would like to build their skills working on paid projects for clients.

As a Bright Red Triangle Junior Consultant, you will have the opportunity to work on ad-hoc specialist projects for external businesses alongside industry professionals, and be a key advocate for BRT Consultancy. Projects vary from market research and business strategy, to web design, photography, and marketing; however you will only ever be matched with a project that fits your skill-set and timetable.

This is an ideal opportunity if you would like to freelance in the future, or would like to start building your professional network and experience whilst at University. As a Junior Consultant, you will also have the opportunity to work as a Student Ambassador representing Edinburgh Napier University at various events. You can find out more about the Student Ambassador role here.

Junior Consultants are paid an hourly rate of £9.42 per hour plus holiday pay, with occasional opportunities to work on voluntary projects for charities.


As a Junior Consultant there are many benefits including:

  • • Growing your professional network
  • • Receiving mentoring and guidance from experienced industry professionals
  • • Developing your soft skills and gaining paid experience to enhance your CV
  • • Learning to work with real clients and to a project scope
  • • Joining the Bright Red Triangle community and all it has to offer

“My experience with BRT has been great and is a key addition to my CV. It has given me just the right experience I needed as a business student while fitting easily around my studies. The senior consultant has been really helpful and BRT as a whole is an inspiring business where you will meet and work with some great people.”


To become a Junior Consultant, you must be a matriculated student with a minimum of one year remaining on your course. Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 7 October 2018. If successful, you will be asked to complete a video interview. For the final stage you will be invited to book into an assessment centre on either 24, 25, 29, or 30 October 2018.

All successful BRT Junior Consultants are required to participate in our BRT Fitness Programme before being able to undertake project work. This programme will run on Wednesday afternoons from 2pm – 5pm starting from the 7th November until the 5th December 2018.

Information sessions

You can find out more at our Earn While You Learn information sessions which can be booked on myFuture.

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