Supply Chain Annual Placement - Llanwern

Tata Steel · Competitive · Wales
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As a Tata Steel Placement you have the exciting opportunity to be part of a world-class, global business. You'll discover an organisation with the ambition and resources, backed up by the commitment to training and professional development, to help you realise your full potential. Our working culture thrives on innovation, encourages people to take responsibility, and recognises and rewards talent.

You can expect to be challenged every day, but you'll have the opportunity to work alongside professional experts who can help you achieve and exceed your own ambitions. Be part of our team and make the difference together.

What do we do?

Tata Steel is one of the world's most geographically diversified steel producers, with operations in 26 countries and commercial offices in over 35 countries.

In Europe we are one of the largest steel producers. But it's not just our size that sets us apart. What makes us different is our approach to business. We believe our strength is how we build collaborative relationships that create new success for our customers

At Tata Steel, we pride ourselves on our world-class products, processes and people. We value individuality and believe that exposing people to genuine challenges on live projects fosters creativity and allows potential to be fulfilled.

Our Supply Chain Management team tends the relationships and controls the flow of materials, information and resources throughout our network of upstream and downstream organisations. It is responsible for order & production planning, scheduling, logistics & transport, order management, data and reporting, managing external service providers as well as involvement and leadership within cross-functional continuous improvement and business transformation projects. It's not just about moving things from A to B. Our success hinges on our ability to understand and balance the demands of internal stakeholders and external customers.

Supply Chain roles are dependent on high-level, cross-functional communication and liaison that sees our colleagues working on a pan-European basis with functions including Sales & Marketing, Technical and Operations.

What are we looking for?

To be eligible for a placement you should be on track to achieve a 2:1 degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Management, Economics, Logistics, Ops Management or another numerate, scientific, engineering or business discipline.

Driven, passionate and tenacious, your strong sense of personal accountability is bolstered by your eye for the bigger picture. Outstanding problem-solving skills and the ability to inspire trust and build engagement are also essential.

As part of a global organisation, it's vital that you understand and engage with our culture.

If you want an opportunity to test your academic knowledge and training in a practical, professional setting, Tata Steel can offer a fantastic learning experience. Our placement programme offers undergraduates the chance to develop hands-on commercial experience in a complex and large-scale professional setting. It's a chance to work on real life projects and take on personal responsibility for delivering high quality outcomes. But you can also be confident that you'll have considerable support and encouragement from a highly experienced team, who are experts in their fields.

We're passionate about achievement, excellence and breakthrough thinking, and people at every level here have a thirst for development their knowledge. You’ll embrace change with enthusiasm, take ownership of issues and inspire others towards a culture of innovation.

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Deadline: 18 July 2019
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