Global Leaf Pool Global Graduate Program (Southampton)
We have a great opportunity for a Global Graduate to join our Leaf Supply Chain function based in Southampton.
The role offers the opportunity to work in a Global above market Supply Chain, supplying Leaf from our Suppliers to our Customers.
Our 31 Suppliers and 36 Customers are positioned all over the World and our Leaf is supplied on a VMI basis. The leaf supply chain is also responsible for some Semi Finished Blends (SFB’s) such as Granules and Reconstituted tobacco.
Through this program you will get exposure to a global environment, learning the base principles of Leaf Supply Chain, the processes that underpin how we work and Leaf Operations in a multinational company and engaging with very diverse stakeholders.
Principal Accountabilities will include :
There is a fast track career development supported through Coaching, Mentoring and exposure to Senior Level Management
The process improvement focuses on operational performance, ensuring that the necessary actions are taken to reduce costs, improve performance & optimise the utilisation of the company’s assets.
Working at BAT
Working at BAT British American Tobacco is all about freedom of choice whether it’s our people or our products. Combined with our entrepreneurial spirit, it’s what’s driven our phenomenal success.
We started trading tobacco over a hundred years ago. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar company with more than 200 brands in our portfolio.
With robust positions in each of our regional markets, our future looks equally bright too. There’s no doubt our industry is controversial we’re the first to admit that.
But rest assured, we take a responsible approach to our trade. In each of our markets, we observe every local law regarding tobacco (in many cases going further through our own voluntary code).
Not only that, we treat our farmers fairly, invest in the environment and help to sustain local communities. We also excel at developing our own people into leaders of the future.
As a firm with a high-performance culture, we’ll expect a lot from you. But we’ll support you every step of the way to help you deliver.
If you’re passionate and ambitious, rapid career progression is a reality here. And because we’re such a large firm (we employ more than 55,000 people worldwide), there are plenty of exciting opportunities for you to develop a truly extraordinary career.
British American Tobacco is one of the world’s leading multinational companies, with brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.
We are proud that we are consistently among the top 5 companies on the London Stock Exchange.
Our portfolio includes our world-famous Global Drive Brands Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans along with many other leading international brands, such as Vogue, Peter Stuyvesant and State Express 555.
Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are also developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes.
Our Next Generation Products are already leading the way in the Industry of vapour and tobacco heating devices. We continue to develop a solid portfolio of consumer solutions which already include well known global brands like Vype, glo and Voke.
Contractual Legal Entity : BAT (Investments) Limited (GBIN)