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Operations Management Placement

Job Ref: 55217BR

  • Salary: from £16,634 pa
  • Location: Nissan Sunderland
  • Position: Placement
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Date Listed:
  • Closing: 31st December 2017

An exciting opportunity to work in a fast paced environment here at Nissan Sunderland Plant where we build a car every minute to fulfil customer orders. We don’t stock pile vehicles but build in synchronisation with customer orders meaning a Blue LEAF could roll off our production line followed by a Red Qashqai then a White Qashqai, the permutations are endless.

Key Skills Required for the Operations Management Placement
  • Currently studying a degree (all degrees considered)
  • Are able to partake in a 12 month placement as part of their course
  • Creative thinking / Problem solving
  • Excellent written & verbal communication
  • Good team worker / flexible working approach with ability to self-motivate
  • Experience with Microsoft software
  • Knowledge of a foreign language maybe an advantage
Main Responsibilities
  • Supply Change Management / operational support for a number of automotive suppliers
  • Supply Chain Performance Analysis and Improvement Strategies
  • Support for new project / new model development
  • Production Planning and daily schedule creation
  • Cross functional working with other Nissan departments and global Manufacturing sites
  • Inventory Management and Control
  • Logistics Planning and Logistics Control
  • Service Parts Management