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Showfreight Placement Birmingham 2024

CEVA Logistics provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. We are supply chain experts. We live and breathe logistics every day. Above all, we believe that this is a people business. That’s why we are building a global culture of teamwork and respect. We encourage initiative, and we engage and empower our diverse workforce to grow their careers within CEVA.

CEVA Logistics offers a broad range of end-to-end, customized solutions in both Contract Logistics and Freight Management thanks to our approximately 98,000 employees at more than 1,000 facilities in 160 countries worldwide. With the recent acquisition of the former Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services business, we are building one of the world’s leading end-to-end eCommerce service offerings through the dedication and passion of our people—the heartbeat of our organization. As we continue growing at a fast pace, will you “Dare to Grow” with us?

Your role

Our Showfreight Operation is looking for an Events and Exhibitions Placement Student based at our site in Birmingham, NEC where you will support our award-winning events and logistics team operating across the global tradeshow industry.

What are you going to do?

Showfreight provide a one-stop logistical shop and work with both event organisers and exhibitors where our dedicated team of specialists arrange all aspects of event logistics including transportation, customs clearance, onsite handling and storage. Our Services cover all event types from exhibitions to product launches, sports events, daily movement of time-critical shipments including prototype vehicles, full-scale aircraft replica models, hi-tech demo equipment and wind turbines, right through to pop up stands and brochures.

This placement opportunity will provide you with an insight into domestic events covering core business, international teams dealing with customs and freight movements, business development (sales) and contact with our current and prospective customers, business process excellence and innovation including project work, HSEQ (health, safety, environmental, quality), and general administration covering housekeeping and processes for all events and any internal processes.

Standard office hours are Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm however, events and shows happen 365 days a year therefore flexibility will be required.

Some of our events do take place overseas, so this may be required.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for an individual who is driven, hungry to learn and self-motivated who can work alone or as part of a team and is ready to take on a new challenge! We are also keen on bringing someone into the role who has a genuine interest and desire to work within the logistics industry.

What do we have to offer?

With a genuine culture of reward and recognition, we want our employees to grow, develop and be part of our journey. We offer a benefits package that includes competitive annual leave entitlement with a fantastic holiday buy scheme, pension and life assurance along with access to an employee benefits platform that offers discounts on gym memberships and money off vouchers for a diverse range of retail, travel and hospitality brands. There’s no doubt that you will be compensated for your hard work and commitment so if you’d like to work for one of the top Logistics providers in the world then please do get in touch to find your next role.

About tomorrow

We value your professional and personal growth. That’s why we share plenty of career opportunities for you to thrive within CEVA. Join CEVA for a challenging career.

CEVA Logistics UK&I is committed to attracting, acquiring and retaining the best possible candidates in an equal and inclusive way that is consistent with employment legislation and best practice. We aim to select the best available person for every vacancy irrespective of age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, political beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment and marital or civil partnership status.
Please note that candidates will be subject to the necessary right to work checks for the UK and Ireland.

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