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Logistics Management Trainee Graduate Scheme

Salary notes: 
Job/scheme locations: 
Flexibility regarding location is required. Placements will be across the UK.
Type of opportunity: 
Graduate scheme
Application deadline: 

Yusen Logistics is working to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company. Our complete offer is designed to forge better connections between businesses, customers and communities – through innovative supply chain management, freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution services. As a company we’re dedicated to a culture of continuous improvement, ensuring everyone who works with us is committed, connected and creative in making us the world’s preferred choice. Yusen Logistics offer unparalleled career opportunities.

  • 2 Year Management Trainee Programme
  • You will gain practical responsibility from the first phase of the 2 year Management Trainee Programme:

Year 1: Contract Logistics

  • 6 Months - Warehousing Placement
  • 6 Months - Transport Placement

Year 2: Option of the following placements

  • 6 months - International Freight Forwarding
  • 6 months – Healthcare
  • 3 months - Continuous Improvement
  • 3 months - Solution Design
  • 3 months - Origin Cargo Management

The placements ensure you gain experience in key operational areas in our business whilst developing your management capabilities. You will also be supported with formal and on the job training and be matched to a Mentor and Buddy.
This is a great opportunity to add value to the business and gain the skills and knowledge to develop your career within a fast paced Logistics business.

To succeed at Yusen you must be:

  • Willing to take on responsibility from day 1, with passion and motivation to start and develop a career within Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Passionate for providing excellent service to our customers, with innovative ideas and practical solutions
  • A confident communicator, with a can do attitude and open to getting the most out of the programme.
  • Flexible in approach to working shifts, roles and locations across the UK
  • Applicants must achieve 2:2 degree, ideally in Logistics (anticipated graduation date of summer 2020. Start date Sept 20).
  • Must hold a valid UK driving licence at the start of the Programme
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Must be fluent in English

What can Yusen offer you

  • Salary £26,500
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Help-line
  • Everyone Benefits - Retail and leisure discounts

How to apply

  • The selection process will provide you with a clear insight into Yusen Logistics and offer you a good understanding of the Management Trainee Programme.
  • Apply by e-mailing your CV to the address via the button quoting reference ROAKGRAD20
  • If selected you will be required to complete a telephone interview, complete on-line assessments and attend as Assessment day.

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More about this vacancy

Number of vacancies: 
Up to 5
Life assurance, Pension scheme (with company contribution)
Days' holiday: 
25 days
Extra benefits: 
Everyone Benefits - offering great retail and leisure discounts. Employee Assistance Programme.

Degree subjects accepted:

All degree subjects accepted
Degree requirements: 
Skills required: 
driving licence, proactive, flexible, innovative, communicator
Accepts applications from students / graduates requiring a work permit?: