Have you taken an inventory of your skills? Supply outstrips demand for graduate opportunities, equip yourself with the tools to stand out through a Professional WIL Placement (Internship) Program in Supply Chain/Logistics!
Are you a recent graduate who is struggling to break into the Supply Chain/Logistics industry, or a switched on student thinking about the next steps after university?
The Professional WIL Placement (Internship) Program specialising in Supply Chain/Logistics has been designed to help you successfully bridge the gap between study and professional employment in the Supply Chain/Logistics field. Through the program you will have the opportunity to;
- Gain Australian experience in your relevant field of study
- Develop your communication skills and confidence
- Apply what you studied in university
- Explore your future career path
- Understand how businesses operate
- Add relevant experience to add to your resume
- Build your professional business network
- Potentially gain references and endorsements
- Access a mentor who provides career advice and guidance
During the program you will work towards and be assessed for the nationally recognised unit of competency BSBIND201 Work effectively in a business environment.
Supply Chain/Logistics Placements
Performance Careers works with 3,500 industry partners to provide Supply Chain/Logistics placements across most industries, our host companies range from SMEs to some of Australia’s largest organisations and most recognised brand names. During our placement matching process we work with you to understand your career aspirations and training needs, and take these into consideration along with your specific area of expertise, relevant experience, learning objectives, and location. The following are examples of Supply Chain/Logistics placements within our host company network:
COMPANY DESCRIPTION: A well-established logistics company employing over 19,000 staff in 157 countries.
ABOUT YOU: You are a Supply Chain/Logistics graduate or will graduate soon, or have a general business background which can provide a solid foundation for you to develop your understanding of the global business environment whilst also developing your technical know-how. You have strong interest in the complexities of the Logistics business. An interest in project planning or management would be highly regarded.
LEARNING OUTCOMES: In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will learn as you assist senior management with project planning and implementation, gain a thorough understanding of issues facing a global organisation in their daily operations, and develop an understanding of different business functions. You will also improve your business communication skills through liaising with local and international branches, develop professional meeting skills as you observe internal and external meetings, and build valuable contacts within the industry.
Logistics/Supply Chain Placement
COMPANY DESCRIPTION: An international company that has been around for 200 years and manages multiple brands.
ABOUT YOU: You are a Logistics/Supply Chain final year student or graduate who has good problem solving, analytical skills and communication skills, are proficient in Microsoft office especially Excel, and are able to work well autonomously and in a team.
LEARNING OUTCOMES: In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will receive training and exposure to analysing and providing insights on stock data within stores to drive decisions, working with the buying team to determine exit strategies for excess stock, communicating with suppliers and colleagues, creating and sending purchase orders, and looking into promotional plans to ensure correct stock levels are maintained in stores to satisfy customers. This placement will develop your technical skills as well as business skills like writing, relationship building and participating effectively in meetings.
Performance Careers offers the Professional WIL Placement (Internship) Program in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide.