Graduate Programme 2019 - Supply Chain & Technology Associate

Location
Brentford
Salary
Up to £25,000 + Benefits Package
Posted
28 Jan 2019
Closes
25 Feb 2019
Ref
12232
Job Level
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Graduate Programme 2019 - Supply Chain & Technology Associate 
West London
Up to £25,000 + Benefits Package

Graduate Programme Commencing July 2019


Excellent opportunity for a recent Graduate or 2019 Graduate to join a supply chain technology business that powers Enterprise Resource Planning, Warehouse and Transport Management Systems for the likes of Brewdog (craft brewing), Baylis & Harding (luxury toiletries), Seiko (watches) and Sci-Mx & Bulk Powders (sports supplements).

Based in West London our Graduate Programme is an exciting opportunity to get a foot in the door of the B2B enterprise technology industry, whilst having real-world responsibilities and autonomy. Balloon grew by 25% in FY2018, and as a growing company the culture is dynamic and exciting. The rotational aspect of the programme will allow graduates to experience the key functions of Balloon One’s business.

The Graduate Programme 2019 - Supply Chain & Technology Associate:

You will rotate around the three main functions of the business; Business Development (Account Management), Implementation Consultancy and Support Consultancy.

These will be spread out over 24 months. In some instances a fourth placement may be offered within this period.

Exposure:

Internally, the role will provide exposure to all of our company functions (sales, consultancy, development and support). Subsequently, the Supply Chain & Technology Associate will acquire a large amount of product and process knowledge. Externally, the role allows for building a large network with both software and channel partners and customers.

Training:

The first the months of your employment will include formal classroom training, informal self-study, on-the-job training and shadowing of experienced employees.

An initial development plan will be provided, discussed, monitored and progress reviewed for the duration of the three month probation period.

On successful completion a development plan will be created and progress reviewed quarterly.

The role requires individuals who can identify and develop new opportunities and working practices. There will be opportunities for progression as the company grows and these will be discussed as appropriate.

Requirements:

+ Graduating in summer 2019 or within the last 12 months, with an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. Expected grade First-Class Honours (1st) or Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1).
+ Relevant experience in IT or Supply Chain / Logistics is desirable; for example an industrial placement.
+ Excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi task.
+ Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, confident liaising at all levels.
+ Good problem solver and decision maker.
+ Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines.
+ Good IT skills with knowledge of SQL, Excel, MS Access.

Salary & Benefits:

+ A gross salary of up to £25,000 depending on experience and skills
+ Participation in a company discretionary profit sharing scheme.
+ A group personal pension scheme is in operation. We will match employee contributions of up to 2% of the Consultant’s gross salary after two years of service.

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