Business Performance Undergraduate Placement

Volkswagen Financial Services LTD
Milton Keynes
£17,500 per annum + car scheme & discretionary bonus
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Business Performance undergraduate will have the opportunity to work within our Fleet department, where our Business to Business Customer Portfolio is managed (meaning companies who lease our vehicles for business purposes).

Volkswagen Financial Services is on a journey to transform its fleet business. The Business Performance position is an exciting opportunity for a student to join a top 6 Fleet News (FN50) leasing business and gain experience in a number of disciplines in the Volkswagen Financial Services Fleet operation.

About the role

The Business Performance Placement will compromise of 4 placements within the Fleet department of 3 months each. During your placement year you will:

    Carry out market research, data collation and analysis against specified projects within the Fleet division Support the Reporting and Planning team with daily/weekly/monthly and ad hoc business reportsUndertake competitor, market behaviour and benchmarking analysisSupport bids and tender activity with production of required quotationsAttend relevant meetings with subject matter experts in order to update/create procedures Spend time focusing on the quality of Fleet’s procedures and continuous improvement to eliminate customer dissatisfaction, reduce operational losses and improve efficiency.
About you

    Studying towards a Business related degreeBe able to demonstrate research and analytical skillsStrong written and verbal communication skills and the confidence to manage relationships up to Director LevelGreat attention to detailExcellent interpersonal skills and ability to engage with a large and broad skill based teamExcellent PC skills, especially MS Office applications such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint An interest in the automotive and leasing sector.

There is the ability to participate in the student car scheme, 27 days holiday and a discretionary bonus. On top of that you can also take advantage of discounts on gym membership, travel, rail and bus tickets, local sports matches and nights out at the theatre and cinema.

About Volkswagen Financial Services

Here at VWFS, we provide finance and insurance services to customers across the entire Volkswagen Group in the United Kingdom. The Group includes some of the world’s most iconic automotive brands, like: Audi, SEAT, Skoda, Volkswagen, Bentley, Lamborghini, Porsche, Bugatti, Ducati, Scania and MAN.

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