Under the CHEP and IFCO brands Brambles helps move more goods to more people, in more places than any other organisation on earth. Its pallets, crates and containers form the invisible backbone of the global supply chain and the world’s biggest brands trust us to help them transport their goods more efficiently, sustainably and safely. As pioneers of the sharing economy, Brambles created one of the world's most sustainable logistics businesses through the share and reuse of its platforms under a model known as ‘pooling’. Brambles primarily serves the fast-moving consumer goods (e.g. dry food, grocery, and health and personal care), fresh produce, beverage, retail and general manufacturing industries. The Group employs approximately 12,000 people and own approximately 610 million pallets, crates and containers through a network of more than 850 service centres. Brambles operates in more than 60 countries with its largest operations in North America and Western Europe.
Brambles and its family of businesses provide you unparalleled opportunities to advance and accelerate your career. You’ll be joining an international growth organisation with a pioneering, circular business model. You’ll be working for a company that is changing the way goods get to market. You’ll become part of an efficient and collaborative global team making a real contribution to a smarter, more sustainable future. For more on how Brambles growth companies can accelerate your career.
Global Innovation Internship
Location: Weybridge, Surrey KT15 2HJ
Duration: Full-time over summer then flexible part-time hours (10 - 15hrs per week) for the remainder of the year.
Degree Field of study: Ideally one of the following - Business Management, Engineering, MArketing, Innovation related or Product/Industrial Design.
Reporting to: Director Open Innovation
Mentor: Senior Manager - Innovation Process and Portfolio Management, Operations.
Fantastic internship opportunity for somebody to join our Global Innovation Team on a full-time basis over the summer months then part-time thereafter for 10 -15 hours per week flexibly to work around study/other commitments.
We are looking for a technically minded, confident individual with a keen interest in Innovation who would be comfortable working proactively on research projects presented by the Global Innovation Team, working on own initiative going away to perform research and documenting evidential findings to present to the wider Global Innovation Team and also the bord level stakeholders.
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Please send your Covering Letter and CV to open up a discussion with our Internal Talent Team who will be more than happy to have an informal discussion in more detail about this internship opportunity?
We're excited you're here to learn how we'll leverage our family of growth companies to accelerate your career. Brambles companies employ more than 14,500 people in over 60 countries, committed to connecting people to life's essentials, every day. Our people are shaping a smarter, more sustainable future by changing the way business makes, moves and sells goods in every corner of the world. We look forward to helping you become one of them.