Graduate scheme

£30,000 - £33,000

Scheme duration : 24 months
Location : UK - Nationwide
Salary : £30,000, rising to £33,000 in second year + benefits
Start Date : 2nd September 2024
Deadline for applications : 31st January 2024

Gist Limited is one of the UK’s leading logistics companies. We are an M&S company and as our name suggests, we see ourselves as being at the ‘heart of logistics’.

Fast-track your way to becoming one of our future business leaders with the Supply Chain Analyst Graduate Programme.

The role

• For the first 6 months of your scheme, you will be based at one of our UK depots where you will spend time in our Operational HR Teams.
• You will then spend the remainder of your scheme rotating through our Centre of Excellence, where you will gain exposure to a wide variety of Central and Operational HR including; resourcing & retention, succession planning, employee relations and performance management.


• People skills
• Problem solving
• Demonstrates resilience
• Strong team player
• Planning and organisation
• Strong communication skills
• You thrive in fast paced and challenging environments


• You have achieved/are on track to achieve a minimum 2:1 in an HR-related discipline
• Geographic mobility – you will be expected to work across different depots within the region
• Hold a full UK EC/EEA driving license
• The successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK by the start of their employment

Our offer

• Career Development – we will provide you with a clear career path by tailoring a programme that’s unique to you
• Support Network - you will be partnered with a dedicated mentor who will be a senior manager in our business and will offer support and guidance on your career within Gist, as well as a buddy and community of peers who share your level
• Whether it’s personal or professional, the Employee Assistance Helpline offers counselling, financial and legal advice as well as an online health portal
• 25 days holiday
• Discretionary performance-related bonus scheme
• Pension scheme
• 20% discount at our parent company, Marks & Spencer
• My Benefits – offering great discounts across other retail and leisure outlets

Application process

1. Application Form
2. 15-minute Telephone Interview
3. Insight Day at one of our depots
4. Assessment Centre at one of our depots

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