Procurement (Automotive) Graduate Programme 2019 - UK

Summary

Salary
£29,000 + £2,000 joining bonus
Team
Procurement, Automotive
Location
Hullavington - United Kingdom

Description

From sourcing high quality materials and finished components with demanding specifications, to managing contracts and suppliers, our procurement team impact the design of our machines and the growth ambitions of the business.

Join us on our Automotive Procurement Graduate programme and you’ll be immersed into the inner workings of a procurement team, gaining a breadth of experience across the Automotive Procurement function and leading the way in finding the next generation of Dyson technology.

Accountabilities

As a graduate you’ll be part of a growing team that looks after critical high end technologies. You’ll be trusted to use your initiative to drive ideas whilst developing an understanding of Dyson and how our Automotive Procurement team operates. 

Over the course of this 2 year programme, you’ll develop your expertise across a series of placements such as:

  • Supply Chain
  • Cost Engineering
  • Indirect procurement
  • Direct procurement
Some of your responsibilities may include:
  • Finding and researching new suppliers for brand new technologies to support our latest automotive development and production.
  • Ensuring competitive supplier costs and pricing through quoting, cost analysis and negotiation
  • Developing and managing sourcing strategies
  • Managing your own group of suppliers and shaping it to support the Dyson Automotive business
In addition, you’ll be supported with a development framework designed to provide the technical and commercial know-how to help you drive your Dyson career. 

Skills

Our internships are competitive and delivering the next generation of Dyson technology is tough, so you’ll need to be:
  • On track for a 2:1 or above in a Business related degree
  • Able to show outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with the confidence to negotiate with and influence a range of stakeholders and suppliers
  • Able to demonstrate a commercially-driven and business-focused mind-set and approach
Above all, you’ll want to play a key part in bringing the next generation of Dyson technology to the world.

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Subsidised café and restaurant
  • Discounts on Dyson machines
  • Performance related bonus
  • Free on-site parking
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance

Posted: 16 May 2019