We have twelve International freight forwarding offices across the UK and our teams are passionate about delivering customer excellence, continually improving our services and building our market position.
We’re the world’s second largest airfreight forwarder working 24/7 on behalf of our customers, handling over 1.1 million tons of customer products annually. We work with some of the largest contracts across pharmaceuticals, aerospace and perishables industries and offer a full range of air logistics solutions backed up by ground-breaking information management systems.
As a graduate you’ll undertake four rotational placements working within some of our largest contracts, learning all about transport and warehousing management and import & export airfreight. This is a fast-moving, 24/7 environment requiring specialist skills and expert handling.
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 the programme beings with induction and 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.
If you’re ambitious, commercially-driven and eager to show what you can do, this is a great way to launch your career in logistics.
Over our 125 year history, Kuehne + Nagel has evolved from a traditional international freight forwarder to a leading global provider of innovative and fully integrated supply chain solutions, with a global team of over 70,000 people working in more than 120 countries.
If it needs transporting, we can take it. Safely, securely and on time. Whatever it is. Whoever it’s for. Wherever and whenever they need it. To do that we use the best equipment, the latest systems and employ the most talented people. People like you.
- This is a UK graduate programme with rotational placements across a variety of our sites so candidates must be fully mobile and open to rotations across the UK
- We’re looking for candidates with strong interpersonal and problem solving skills.
- A full UK driving licence and access to transport are also essential as you will be often travelling between site locations and development workshops.
Qualifications and experience requirements
Candidates must have achieved (or expect to achieve) a 2:2 or higher in their degree, plus five GCSEs Grade A-C (including English and maths) or equivalent.
Accepted degree subjects
welcome bonus of £500 and a performance related pay review after 12 months.
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How to apply
Number of vacancies: Two
Closing date: 29/10/2017
This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 29/10/2017