DHL - Business Technology Graduate Programme

Salary: £26,000 plus benefits
Location: Nationwide
Start date: Sep-2017
Sectors: Distribution & Logistics, Computing & IT, Management, Science & Technology

The DHL Business Technology Graduate Programme provides exciting placement opportunities for graduates to experience a broad range of different environments within both Central and Regional Technology teams which include Project Delivery, Infrastructure and Service Management.

As a DHL Graduate, you will benefit from working within a variety of business sectors which will include working with some of DHL's high profile customers in our Consumer, Life Sciences, Retail, Automotive, Specialist Services & Transport, Engineering, Energy & Chemical sectors.

Our graduates are empowered to take the initiative, actively get involved in different activity and achieve high impact results that really make a difference to our business, customers and the environment.

During your programme, you may undertake a variety of positions and be involved in IT Projects which you would support & manage.

What the programme looks like:

• 24 month structured programme

• 2 x 12 month placements

• Based in either a site or Central IT team

• Early responsibility and fast progression

• Experience of working within fast paced environments

• Regular performance feedback and personal development planning

• Support towards professional qualification in second year - either ITIL or APM

• All placements are within our UK business

Entry requirements:

• 2:1 or above degree classification (predicted or obtained at the time of application) in a Business-related subject (strong focus on commerciality and customer centricity is essential)

• Our placements do not require a highly technical background in computer programming or computer science but an interest in the project management and implementation of our technology solutions.

• Strong interest and motivation to start and develop a career within the logistics / supply chain industry in the UK market

• Passion for providing an excellent service to our customers, with innovative ideas and practical solutions

• Fully mobile to travel within the UK (graduates will be required to relocate for their placements whilst on the programme)

• Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the programme

• Eligibility to work in the UK for the full duration of the programme

• Must be fluent in English

• Enthusiastic and open-minded in getting the most out of the programme

• Sensitive to diverse working teams and environments

• Confident communicator - able to tailor communication style according to the audience