Gist Ltd profile

About Gist

At Gist, our vision is to deliver industry leading logistics and supply chain transformation for the benefit of our customers and shareholders. We work with many customers across our sites, including Starbucks, EAT, Marks & Spencer, Tesco, Morrison’s and 2 Sisters Food Group.

We are highly passionate about creating an environment where talent can flourish, everyone develops and grows, employees connect meaningfully with the organisation through their manager and where fairness prevails. Our early talent programmes are designed to create our future business leaders. If you have the drive, aspiration and flexibility required, we can offer excellent development opportunities to ensure you build a successful and rewarding career with Gist.

Gist's corporate social responsibility programme is based around four key areas:

  • Business Compliance - Gist is an organisation that adheres to high standards within every aspect of its business. We also require these same ethical business practices from our suppliers and business partners.
  • Community – at Gist, we are committed to giving back to the communities local to our sites with the following programmes and initiatives: National child road safety programme and community volunteering
  • Environment – we have pioneered leading-edge environmental initiatives such as the efficient use and design of vehicles, reducing fuel consumption and emissions, and improving recycling schemes for packaging and waste. We are constantly finding new ways to minimise the impact of every aspect of our business on the business on the environment.
  • People - At Gist, it is our people that make the difference. To ensure we recruit, develop and retain the best people in the industry, we focus on creating a safe environment, promoting an involved environment and developing our people.

Best Student Employer

Awarded 2nd in Supply Chain & Logistics Best 60 Medium-sized Student Employers 2020-2021


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"Working with a team of experienced managers to complete daily tasks and operations related to the intake of goods into the site, managing the picking of the goods to customer stores and organising the loading of goods onto vehicles" Read full review


"- Managing different functional areas and teams on site - including ambient, cold-chain, exporting, and transport. - Analysis of daily performance of team against company KPI's. - Gaining experience in the usage of company software - SAP, AS400, SMS and f..." Read full review

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  • Placement Year (10 Months+)

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