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Volkswagen Group UK Careers

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Are you Driven By Something Different? Scroll down to discover the opportunities available to you on our Graduate, Undergraduate and Apprenticeship Programmes.

 


Graduate Scheme 2018

Ready to take the lead?

It takes courage to challenge the ordinary. We’re looking for a group of exceptional Graduates who’ve got the confidence, ambition and ability to become future leaders of the Volkswagen Group UK.

This structured two-year programme will give you the experience, training and knowledge you need to begin that journey. In doing so, you’ll be following in the footsteps of some of our current business leaders. If you’re driven, we can show you how to take your ideas and turn them into action.

What’s on offer?

From digital marketing to planning and analysis, the placements you’ll work on are as rigorous as they are varied. You’ll be given projects with business-critical impact from the outset, and we’ll encourage you to suggest your own initiatives – like some on our programmes you might even find yourself presenting them to our board of directors. You’ll also have the chance to shadow colleagues in other business areas and compete for one of our twelve-month international placements.

What's in it for you?

You’ll start on a £30,000 salary and get a new car worth approximately £25,000 every four months, you’ll receive 27 days’ holiday – plus bank holidays – a discretionary bonus, an award-winning pension scheme, a range of flexible benefits, employee well-being support, an on-site restaurant and shopping discounts. You can also enjoy activities that reflect your interests, from new car launches in the UK and Europe to testing new models before they’re released, attending product events, to working with the community, there’s always something going on.

Want to find out more?

You’ll need to be working towards at least a 2.1 degree (of any discipline). As well as your qualifications, we look for relevant work experience, ambition and a determination to succeed. You’ll also need to have the right to work in the UK.

Ready to apply?

Applications for 2018 are now open. To find out more go to www.vwggraduates.co.uk

 


Undergraduate Scheme 2018

What are you driven by?

Whether it’s numbers or strategy, marketing or technology, our Undergraduate placement will let you test your skills, work in real business roles on key projects, and turn your knowledge and passion into real-world, value-adding impact.

On this twelve-month placement, you’ll immerse yourself in one of our five very different brands and business functions, and develop specialist expertise in your chosen area. At the same time, you’ll do important work, put forward ideas, and collaborate with senior leaders and participate in high-profile projects.

What’s on offer?

With thirty-nine opportunities in Marketing & Communications, Planning & Analytics, Operations & Support, HR, Finance and IT, our Undergraduate placements give you the chance to choose a real role that matches your specific interests and aspirations. Upon completion, you’ll also have the opportunity to be considered for our Graduate programme.

What's in it for you?

You’ll start on a £17,500 salary and get a new car worth approximately £25,000 every four months .You can also enjoy activities that reflect your interests, from new car launches in the UK and Europe to testing new models before they’re released, attending product events, to working with the community, there’s always something going on.

Want to find out more?

Our scheme is open to any student at a UK university who is eligible to work full-time in the UK for twelve months from June 2018. Students should be on a sandwich degree or course which offers a one-year industrial placement.

Ready to apply?

Applications for 2018 are now open. To find out more go to www.vwggraduates.co.uk

 

Apprenticeship Scheme 2017

What are you driven by?

ŠKODA are looking for ambitious, dynamic and enthusiastic people to join our apprenticeship programme. If you are customer focused, forward thinking and want to learn, then we can give you the life and technical skills you need to be part of our team.

What’s on offer?

We have apprenticeship opportunities available across the UK, working in one of our quality retailers to gain the experience you need, supported by world class training that will get you ahead in your career. We are looking for apprentice Service Advisors, Parts Advisors and Service Technicians.

What's in it for you?

We’ll give you both the technical and life skills that you need to succeed. Our apprentice programmes last for two or three years, depending on your career path. You will get on-the-job training and also join us for block release training at the world class National Learning Centre in Milton Keynes. You’ll be working towards gaining nationally recognised qualifications and brand certifications which will form the foundation of your career with us.

Want to find out more?

Our dedicated apprenticeship website gives you all the information you need to know about the ŠKODA apprenticeship programme. You can hear from some of our current apprentices as well as from some of our team how they started their career as apprentices. This is also where you can apply to join our programme. Find out more at www.skoda-apprenticeships.co.uk