REQ ID: 69345
JOB TITLE: Reimagine - Graduate
PROGRAMME DURATION: 2 years
LOCATION: Gaydon. All employees are required to spend time in different departments at a number of company locations in order to meet the needs of the business.
SALARY: Circa £29,000, with a £2,000 joining bonus
POSTING END DATE: 29/11/21 - Jaguar Land Rover reserve the right to move the closing date at any time based on the volume of applications.
We’re reimagining the future of movement. Our vision of a sustainable future of modern luxury by design is at the heart of our next generation thinking and our new generation of talent. Pioneering apprentices, change-driving undergraduates and ground-breaking graduates all play their part.
Together with everyone who proudly works at Jaguar Land Rover, you can be the future of movement. Going from A-B is changing, for good. Can you take us there?
Jaguar Land Rover’s Reimagine Strategy will see the organisation transition to being an electric-first business. At the heart of Reimagine will be the electrification of Jaguar.
We are entering an exciting new chapter for Jaguar. By the middle of the decade Jaguar will have undergone a renaissance to emerge as a pure-electric luxury brand with a dramatically beautiful new portfolio of emotionally engaging designs and pioneering next-generation technologies.
Jaguar has proven its capabilities in creating world class all-electric vehicles through the production of the I-PACE - the world's first Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) from a premium automotive manufacturer, and globally a multi-award winner. Our confidence in creating class leading BEVs for Jaguar comes from our experience. Join us and you’ll be part of an exciting new chapter for Jaguar.
To support the transformation of Jaguar we are looking to attract dynamic individuals open to challenge, working with ambiguity and someone who enjoys problem solving. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work on a range of activities from creating plans to market and sell our future products and experience, to helping define the future strategy and turn our vision into reality, helping shape the future of Jaguar.
During the two-year programme all Graduates will have the opportunity to experience multiple workstreams (rotations) to help provide a well-rounded understanding of the business. This includes our Commercial functions (Brand, Sales & Market Planning, Services & Experiences) and Strategy & Business Development.
Graduates joining the Reimagine Jaguar Programme could work in the following functions:
The Commercial teams within Jaguar are responsible for defining and delivering all the Marketing, Sales and After-Sales activities associated with selling Jaguar cars. Our customer centric approach aims to deliver the experiences our customers love and expect from the Jaguar Land Rover brand.
Day to day activity is varied and requires a dynamic individual open to challenge, ambiguity and someone who enjoys problem solving. Within the Commercial teams you will be helping develop and deliver the key elements to enable the successful launch of our newest cars, due in 2025, as well as helping to define future plans to market and sell our products and experiences.
Strategy and Business Development
The Strategy and Business Development team are responsible for the overarching strategy and compatibility of activity across the Commercial teams and wider business to ensure delivery of our corporate objectives. The team seek both future opportunities for the business (including working with external partners) as well as looking for ways to optimise the business and drive efficiency. As part of this role, the team is also responsible for the overarching governance of Jaguar.
Within the Strategy and Business Development team you will be working with the different workstreams to understand the activity that underpins our strategy, ensuring timing compatibility, testing commercial viability and looking for operational efficiencies across the value chain. As part of a wider remit we look at external trends and the competitor landscape to evaluate wider threats and opportunities. Additional day to day operational activities ensure the smooth running of the business.
Upon completion of the Graduate Scheme a range of roles will be available, and individuals will be allocated to a role depending on your skills, area of interest and where you have been able to add the most value to the team.
Excellence runs throughout our entire business, and we expect you to be the same. You will have or expect to achieve a 2:2 degree or higher in any discipline. More importantly is a passion problem solving, the curiosity to understand a business problem and explore innovative solutions, the confidence to champion new initiatives, strong numerical skills and be an excellent communicator.
Rewards and Benefits
You will Join us on a starting salary of £29,000, you’ll also receive a £2,000 joining bonus to welcome you to Jaguar Land Rover.
A generous holiday allowance will also be yours, as will many other benefits such as our privilege car purchase scheme, our pension scheme and access a range of deals and discounts from various retailers and sports clubs.
Your innovation and creativity will be challenged every day, as you develop a rigorous and commercially focused approach in your work. And, with on-going support from industry leading experts and continual learning opportunities, you’ll quickly realise that our programmes have been designed to be as inspiring as the pioneering vehicles you’ll help produce.
Please be aware that we close our programmes at any point and at short notice based on the volume of applications. To give yourself the best chance of being considered for a place on this programme please apply early.
You can find out more about our graduates and how they play their part on:
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Jaguar Land Rover
We are the future of movement. We’re the pioneers, the change-drivers and ground-breakers. We’re the next generation of luxury, innovative, sustainable car makers. We’re focused and restless for better. We’re defining the future of movement. We think big, learn from each other and use our diverse skills, experience and expertise to propel ourselves, our team and our business forward.
And no matter where we are in the world, we’re all proudly shaping an industry that’s accelerating faster than ever. Going from A-B is changing. Can you take us there?
Be the future of movement