Graduate Programme – Contract Logistics UK Programme – National rotations

Salary: £25,000 plus £500 joining bonus + benefits + salary review
Location: Nationwide
Start date: Sep-2018
Sectors: Distribution & Logistics, Management

Our Graduate Programme is a structured two year development programme offering talented individuals the opportunity to build valuable operational and commercial skills in a fast-moving global logistics environment.

Starting in September 2018, our graduates enjoy a warm welcome to the business and immediately start to build their professional network. Each of our programmes consists of rotational business placements to ensure breadth and depth of learning and experience over the two year programme. On the job learning is complemented by dedicated graduate development workshops and further professional development through sponsorship of your CILT qualification. In addition, all graduates are part of our trainee network hub and are supported by dedicated Graduate sponsors and buddies from across the business.

Contract Logistics
With more than seven million square metres of warehouse and logistics space across 65 countries, Kuehne and Nagel is one of the world’s leading contract logistics service providers. Our UK team covers four key vertical sectors – Technology, Consumer & Retail, Drinks and Defence Logistics; and we’re looking for graduates whose energy and fresh ideas will help us to keep delivering bigger and better solutions to our customers.

As a graduate in Contract Logistics you’ll be supporting some of our largest contracts, building up your technical and business skills on rotational placements experiencing Inventory Management, Warehouse Operations and Transport Operations. In addition to experiencing placements within our core operations, we’ll also look to broaden your skills with possible placements in our Sales, Solutions, Project Management or Integrated Logistics teams.

Our graduates in Contract Logistics are given real responsibility from Day One and get involved in people management, continuous improvement projects, working directly with the customer and interacting with colleagues at all levels from the warehouse & transport operations up to senior management. It’s a fast paced logistics environment serving some of the most well known brands in the UK – making it an exciting and rewarding place to kick start your graduate career.