Role details

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Supply Chain Management Internship Programme – UK (6 - 12 months)

Nationwide   •   £17,850 pa (pro rata)   •  Internship

Key Selling Bullet Point 1

  • Learning from the best in our business, you'll take on real-life assignments that will test you like never before.
  • Over six to 12 months, you'll get practical experience by undertaking placements in areas like resource management, physical logistics, supply chain design and inventory.

About us

Our  high-performance,  integrated  power  solutions  are  at  the  cutting  edge  of  technology.  From  powering  huge  commercial  vessels  to  nuclear  submarines,  supersonic  fighter  jets  to  highly  efficient  passenger  planes,  or  rail  locomotives  to  luxury  yachts,  we  go  above  and  beyond  to  create  better.  

And  it's  all  thanks  to  our  people.  Whether  they  work  in  engineering  or  finance,  manufacturing  or  project  management,  our  50,000-strong  team  work  together  to  deliver  excellence  in  the  air,  on  land  and  at  sea,  to  customers  in  150  nations  around  the  world.

Why work for us

Joining  us  as  an  intern  or  graduate  means  you  could  be  working  on  awe-inspiring  innovative  projects,  driving  business-critical  initiatives  and  learning  from  world-class  professionals.  

Wherever  you  choose  to  hone  your  knowledge  and  develop  expertise,  you’ll  be  part  of  a  company  with  a  future  every  bit  as  exciting  as  its  history.

Job Description

What  you'll  do

On  this  extended  internship,  you'll  gain  an  in-depth  understanding  of  how  Supply  Chain  Management  works  with  different  areas  of  our  international  businesses  to  deliver  our  parts  and  products.  

You  could  find  yourself  learning  how  to  forecast  and  plan  in  a  Master  Scheduler  role  before  moving  on  to  managing  how  we  plan  and  control  the  global  supply  of  turbine  castings.  

You  might  also  make  cost  and  time  savings  by  looking  at  new  ways  to  store  and  manage  inventory,  or  you  could  simplify  and  standardise  our  logistics  processes.  The  scope  of  what  you'll  do  is  vast,  as  is  the  scope  of  what  you'll  learn.

The Successful Applicant

What  you'll  need

We're  looking  for  data-orientated,  analytical  people  with  good  attention  to  detail  and  a  logical  approach.  We'll  want  to  hear  your  ideas  about  how  we  can  do  things  even  better,  so  you'll  need  strong  communication  skills  developed  through  well-rounded  life  experience  -  academically,  socially  and  in  any  previous  work  situations.  

You  should  also  be  on  course  to  achieve  at  least  a  2:1  degree,  or  a  comparable  qualification.  Flexibility  is  important  too,  as  you  could  be  based  at  any  of  our  UK  sites.

What's on Offer

What  you'll  get

• £17,850  pa  (pro  rata)
• Learn  from  experts
• The  chance  to  join  our  graduate  programme  if  you  perform  well
• Leisure  facilities  and  numerous  sports  societies
• Closing  date  5th  January  2018