Volvo Group UK

7.3 /10 32 reviews
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Sectors:
Business Management Financial Management Customer Service Marketing Accountancy

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About Volvo Group

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, and marine and industrial engines. Our UK brand portfolio consists of Volvo Trucks, Volvo Penta, Renault Trucks, Volvo Bus and Volvo Financial Services.

The Volvo Group UK, with its headquarters Warwickshire, employs about 3,000 people and has a large dealer network across the UK.

In addition to vehicles and machines, the Volvo Group’s offering includes financing solutions, fleet rental services, spare parts warehouse, preventative maintenance, service agreements, and break down assistance services. The range and flexibility of our offering means that total transport solutions can be offered for each customer.

The Volvo Group has a culture which is summarised by a set of five carefully chosen values. They guide us in our day-to-day behaviour and they drive our decisions at all levels of the organisation. We have a culture of high performance that is based on employee engagement and striving to be the most admired employer in our industry.

We value

  • Customer Success
  • Trust
  • Passion
  • Change
  • Performance

Volvo Group UK is proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

We believe that every employee has the capability and determination to improve our business operations. And we believe that a responsible business includes environmental accountability, ethics, human rights and social values. This is what we stand for and this is our way of doing business.

Imagine yourself with some of the sharpest and most creative brains in the transport and infrastructure industry, developing cutting-edge technologies and sustainable solutions that will change the future of society.

Joining the Volvo Group UK entitles you to a number of benefits such as 25 days holiday, working hours 37.5 per week Monday to Friday, gym discount and gym with sauna on site, retailer discounts including half price cinema tickets, free on-site parking, subsidised canteen and coffee shop and much more.

We currently have 10 industrial placement opportunities for students to start on 22nd June 2020; these are across our business areas and include a variety of roles which vary from Marketing, Finance and Accounting, Business Support, Legal and Operations.

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Volvo Group UK Latest Reviews

  • Assistant Accountant Intern

    8.2/10

    The Role
    9.0
    Organisation
    8.4
    Socialising
    6.8
  • HR Project Support Coordinator

    I loved my placement year at Volvo and this was mainly due to my colleagues and the opportunities that were provided. My team were an absolute pleasure to work with and I felt part of that team even f...

    7.4/10

    The Role
    8.7
    Organisation
    6.8
    Socialising
    6.2
  • Finance Support Coordinator

    I really enjoyed my year away from uni in a different working environment such as Volvo Group in Warwick. It was great to both develop existing skills learnt in previous educations but also to learn n...

    7.5/10

    The Role
    7.0
    Organisation
    7.8
    Socialising
    7.8

Facts and Figures

10

Number of Placements Available This Year

20%

Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us

Awards and Commendations

[2017] RateMyPlacement Top 50

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