4 months ago
Industrial Placement - IT / Finance Systems
First established in 1902, Triumph Motorcycles celebrated 110 years of motorcycle manufacturing in 2012. For more than two decades, Triumph Motorcycles has been based in Hinckley, Leicestershire, and has produced iconic bikes that perfectly blend authentic design, character, charisma and performance.
Building around 60,000 bikes per year, Triumph is the largest British Motorcycle Manufacturer and has over 750 Dealers across the world.
At the heart of Triumph’s philosophy is a commitment and passion to develop truly unique motorcycles that offer a blend of distinctive design, intuitive handling and performance to enjoy the perfect ride.
This focus, innovation and engineering passion has today created a broad range of bikes suited to all motorcycle riders, including the striking 2.3 litre Rocket III, the unmistakable Speed Triple, the TT winning SuperSports Daytona 675R, class defining Tiger 800, transcontinental Tiger Explorer and the iconic Triumph Bonneville family.
Triumph currently employs around 2000 personnel worldwide and has subsidiary operations in the UK, America, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Japan, Sweden, Benelux, Brazil, India and Thailand, as well as a network of independent distributors. Triumph has manufacturing facilities in Hinckley, Leicestershire and Thailand plus CKD facilities in Brazil and India.
We are pleased to offer a twelve to fourteen month placement in our IT Department for students who are currently studying IT, Business and Finance or Accounting and on track to receive a 2.1 or above.
The ideal candidate will be working with varied systems, be a customer focused individual that is motivated by delivering real improvements to our finance departments globally.
• Support and administration of systems
• Investigation of interface failures and resolution of root cause
• Documenting procedures and processes
• Static data maintenance
• Engagement with key stakeholders
• Project support & administration
• An opportunity to learn new systems Person Specification
• Currently studying an IT/ Business/ Accounting related degree
• IT literate, expertise in standard packages - Microsoft Office
• Confident and personable
• Good telephone manner
• Good problem solving ability
• Team player
• Good attention to detail
• Comfortable in liaising with members of staff at all levels
Please note that this role is only open to Undergraduates who need to undertake a year out in industry as part of their degree course Triumph offers a variety of competitive benefit schemes which can be utilised by all staff including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, a Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Free Parking, Subsidised Canteen etc. Additionally, all staff have the opportunity to purchase motorcycles, clothing and accessories at a heavily discounted rate.