Yell’s first Undergraduate programme results in three permanent hires

Yell launched Genesis, our very first undergraduate trainee programme, in 2016.

That year, four successful candidates joined our Yell.com engineering department for a one-year placement during their sandwich year of university.

Throughout their year with Yell, our undergraduates were trained and encouraged by their team, gaining vital hands-on experience from a team of technology experts.
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Yell Staff Spotlight: Fiona Coles on her 25 years with Yell

Gold Award-winning Customer Liaison Executive Fiona Coles has 25 years service working with Yell. Since joining in 1984, she has moved from Reading to Birmingham and from Processing to Quality Assurance and more.

Yell Careers talks to Fiona about her long career with us, how Yell has grown over her time with the company and her passion for chasing the Northern Lights!
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Yell Staff Spotlight: Leo Perrotta, Head of Quality

In the first of our Staff Spotlight blog posts, Yell Careers chats to our Head of Quality, Leo Perrotta to find out about quality engineering at Yell, what his role involves and his love for all things Agile.

Originally from Italy, Leo has worked in technical teams in five countries, including Sweden and China. He joined Yell in February 2016 and is based in our Reading Head Office.
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Yell hosts Undergraduate Placement Assessment Days

This April, Yell hosted two Undergraduate Assessment Days for the new Yell Software Engineering Training Programme.

The scheme will see four talented computer science students join Yell’s engineering wizards for a one year placement in our software engineering department.
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