Aftermarket Business Graduate 2021
Join us on the Aftermarket Business Graduate programme which has been designed for candidates who are passionate about developing a career in the Off-Highway Vehicle industry.
This 18 month programme allows graduates to work in a range of aftermarket business roles, working on the delivery of outstanding sales performance through project management, operations and sales development. Graduates will focus on successfully delivering products to meet customer needs, whether that be in the introduction of exciting new Attachments solutions, developing and improving our operational capability, or in creating enhanced sales strategies to deliver growth in market share.
The scheme will consist of three 6 month placements in the business to give you a well-rounded experience. Placements will include:
Project Management – working to co-ordinate the wider business team in delivering new products to the market. You will help to develop projects plans and ensure projects are then delivered on time and to cost targets to ensure successful launch and future sales.
Operations Management – working in the operations team to streamline our process on managing products through the business. From supplier negotiation, material forecasting and scheduling and order management through our warehouses to our dealers.
Sales Management - working with our Sales teams and dealers to develop new sales strategies to deliver business growth.
There are a range of typical career paths that the Business Graduate programme can lead to:
- Supply Chain Management
- Warehousing Operations Management
- Project Management
- Sales Management
- Sales Training
- Commercial Strategy
- Product Growth Management
Candidates wishing to apply for the Aftermarket Business Graduate programme at JCB should have a passion for driving growth and improvement in an ambitious organisation. Strong interpersonal skills, a proactive attitude and an analytical mind-set will be key to success. Candidates wishing to apply must be on an appropriate bachelors or masters degree programme and must be on track to secure a 2:1 or above. Technical product / engineering knowledge will also be beneficial in applying for this role.
What’s in it for you?
People are at the heart of our success as a business and as a JCB Graduate you can expect a challenging role which will push your personal development and capability. We are an ambitious organisation who look for our people to lead the way, with many development opportunities and support you can maximise your career potential. Naturally, this comes with a competitive salary, company pension and 33 days’ annual leave.
JCB: Building a Brighter Future
JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.