The London Taxi Company is the manufacturer of the iconic London Black Cab which is utilised in over 40 major cities worldwide. We have invested £300m in a brand new range extended zero emission capable electric hybrid to be built in a brand new factory in Coventry which will be completed in 2016.
The London Taxi Company is owned by Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, a Fortune Global 500 Company with operating revenue of $26billion, which also owns Geely Automobiles, one of the top 10 automobile manufacturers in China as well the Volvo Cars Corporation.
Last year we successfully launched our first undergraduate scheme and, given our ambitious and exciting growth plans for the future, we are looking for additional undergraduates who want to make a difference, enjoy working collaboratively, are enthusiastic, keen to add value and contribute from the outset.
As a Finance undergraduate you will join our Finance team in Coventry and enjoy a wide range of placements in order to gain a rounded understanding of all those areas of the business that directly impact Finance, including; Purchase, Sales, Stock Control, Bill of Materials, Payroll, Product Costing and Project Control. Your training will also include ‘real-time’ projects providing you with an exposure to the wider business areas – engineering, manufacturing and sales and marketing. This will be underpinned by formal training in business improvement techniques, project management skills, personal effectiveness and the LTC knowledge.
This experience will give you an insight into ‘life’ in Finance and give you the opportunity to apply your academic knowledge in a rapidly growing business context. If you do well the there will be a potential opportunity for you to join us after you graduate on our Graduate development programme.
Placement salary: £15,500
What we are looking for:
You must be on track for a minimum 2:2 grade degree in Finance and Accounting, Business Studies and Management Studies. Ideally, you will already have some work experience but it doesn’t have to be Finance related. You must be a team player with a ‘can do’ approach to life.
How to apply:
Use the link below and this will take you to our website. The application process consists of an online application, online tests, assessment centre and offer.