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DHL Supply Chain

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8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2017)
"The biggest and best Logistics & Supply Chain company."
Culture
7.1 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.5 / 10
 
Hours
8.3 / 10
 
Salary
6.7 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.9 / 10
 
 
Training
7.5 / 10
 

Pros

  • Graduates work with friendly and down-to-earth people in environments where there isn’t a strictly enforced hierarchy.
  • There are a large number of development and training opportunities on offer.
  • There are many opportunities for advancement in the company, both at home and abroad.
  • DHL is flexible when it comes to hours and employees are trusted to work independently.

Cons

  • Graduates may be required to relocate for their role, which may not suit everyone.
  • As with many large organisations, things can take a long time to be processed.
  • Some facilities and offices could benefit from being updated.
  • Some training programmes could benefit from a little more structure and transparency.

What insiders say about...

"Be sure of your strengths in different areas and be aware of the current affairs..."

"A lot of people tend to work in isolation from the rest of the business but, to its..."

"The office depends on the location. Some offices look very nice, are well organised..."

"During the first four months I was really busy and was in the office from 8.00 am..."

"The graduate scheme salary is good. The post-grad scheme salary varies across business;..."

"We can claim 45p a mile for business mileage and the company car scheme has some..."

"Why do you want to work within the logistics industry? What do you know about warehousing,..."

"The company is very committed to reducing its carbon footprint as much possible."

"There is a very good management team who make encouraging mentors if you show you..."

"DHL is keen to promote diversity in the business, celebrating World Diversity Week..."

"All of the past graduates I've met in the business have accelerated quickly to key..."

"My responsibilities vary from attending standard daily meetings to senior-level reporting...."

"The placement I have been on has given me a lot of responsibility and challenge but..."

"My salary has not increased in the last 12 months and has not taken living in London..."

"They use elephants to transport items in Africa."

"Global, strategic, opportunistic and long standing."

"I was encouraged to apply by the fact that DHL is a global market leader and has..."

"The training for graduates has been spread across the two years, which I think is..."

"Improve networking between graduates throughout the scheme."

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