Nissan has a reputation for being an excellent employer; from creating a safe, modern working environment to running comprehensive training and development programmes.

HR is a key function within the business, working hand-in-hand with all departments as they attract, develop and retain their employees. You will gain exposure to a wide range of operations based at Sunderland, with opportunities to influence Nissan on both a European and a global scale.

Within this role your personal qualities are highly prized; these will be built on to help you launch a successful career in this high profile role.

HR Graduate Programme

The Nissan, Sunderland HR department is key to our business; it works hand-in-hand with all departments to attract, develop and engage our workforce of over 7,000 employees.

As part of our HR department, you will gain experience across a wide range of HR functions, such as:

  • Recruitment
  • Employee Relations
  • Payroll
  • Pensions
  • Strategy and Planning
  • Training and Development
  • Contracts
  • Communications

After a brief introduction to department activities and projects, you will be given real responsibility for your own assignments, with a mix of shop floor and office-based experience and the opportunity to be involved in European and global ventures. You will be fully supported during your programme with the required training and mentorship to allow you to explore your field and apply your talent and growing skills with confidence.

 

HR Placement Programme

This is your chance to join one of the most productive plants in the UK and see first-hand how we sustain our award-winning reputation through the management of our most important asset – the people who work here.

As a Placement Student at Nissan, Sunderland, you will be directly involved in live projects and could have responsibility assisting in the recruitment of Placements and Graduates.

The section is fast-paced but you will have support from day one from a mentor. This role will allow you to put into practice what you have learnt so far at university and to build on this by being part of a very experienced team.

Undertaking a Placement year with Nissan, Sunderland will provide excellent foundations for a future career in HR Management, with the opportunity to gain experience across a wide range of HR functions, such as:

Recruitment

  • Employee Relations
  • Payroll
  • Pensions
  • Strategy and Planning
  • Training and Development
  • Contracts
  • Communications

Interested? Click here to put in your application.

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