Supply Chain Placements 2018 (12 months, summer 2018 start)
When it comes to finding a great place to work for your industrial placement there are plenty of things to look for: inspirational colleagues, freedom in your job to make a real difference and a shared ethos you can truly believe in. Throw in top perks, a responsive and dynamic environment and unrivalled opportunities to develop you've found something pretty special. You've found Danone…
Danone is a major FMCG company in the UK, with market leading brands across four divisions: Waters (Evian, Volvic), Dairies (Actimel, Activia, Shape), Early Life Nutrition (Aptamil, Cow & Gate) and Nutricia Medical (Fortisip)
We are passionate about recruiting great people to our business and developing their talent - our Supply Chain Placement programme is a key part of this! This year we have an exciting opportunity for a placement student to join the Dairies supply chain based in London.
Key Responsibilities will include:
- Inventory control. Accuracy of the inventory / stock reconciliation and the cost/ service level consequences.
- Order preparation ( order splits / mean shares)
- Management of logistics condition with customers
- 3PL Relationship support to Projects & Performance Manager
- Identify and implement productivity and improvement projects across logistics
- Euro-pallets flow management
- Event planning and BCP (Xmas, new year, Easter)
- Monitor and animate KPIs across all areas of the warehousing and stock control function
- Distribution and cost management
- Month end reconciliation and budget follow up
- Goes the extra mile to learn and increase responsibilities.
- Analyse current situation and be able to propose solutions.
- Identify and implements actions which improve the quality of work in the department
- Is open to feedback and willing to take actions on it. Be able to give constructive feedback to others.
- Passion for Supply Chain
- On track to achieving a 2.1 degree
- 320 UCAS points
- Strong organisational skills
- Numerical and analytical ability
- Strong communication and relationship building
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