We believe in creating an environment where our placement student really can learn by doing during their time with us and where they are given their own areas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one, encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to really show what you can do.
Logistics - Material Planning, Delivery Assurance
The role will be working within the LQS department with the opportunity to obtain full process knowledge of supply chain and qualification processes. The department is responsible for the supply of all production related material into the assembly hall to build a quality vehicle from approximately 350 suppliers’ worldwide. A long side this, we are also responsible for the supply of consumable & maintenance items across the plant, Steering of inbound transport & Delivery assurance.
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What will you be doing?
Supplier communication & develop negotiation skills.
Develop KPI’s to support the progression of the subjects assigned.
Along side this we are also responsible for the supply of consumable & maintenance items across the plant.
Build an understanding of all logistics departments at plant Oxford.
Understand vehicle flow and customer order process.
Gain understanding and business experience.
Work in and with established teams to achieve business and personal goals.
Qualifications and Experience
Business or Engineering degree (projected 2:1 or above)
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
Must be 18 years of age
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Self-directed and able to work without supervision
Energetic and eager to tackle new projects and idea.
Why choose us?
Great Pay – A competitive annual salary of £18,500, 26 days holiday (pro rata to your contract) and a pension scheme as well as a subsided on-site restaurant.
Rewarding Work-Life Balance – Contracted working hours are 37 hours a week, with a half-day on a Friday helping you develop a fulfilling work-life balance.
Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your placement you will be supported by our experts and many fellow students and have the opportunity to enjoy other employee benefits.
What do you need to do now?
The next stages of the recruiting process, could include; online testing, video interview and then a face to face, or telephone or virtual interview with the hiring manager. This may be in the form of an assessment centre.