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What is the Rapid Career Development Programme?

This four-year programme offers school leavers the chance of a career in logistics and the opportunity to start earning whilst learning. At the end of the programme, experienced Account Managers can earn upwards of £40,000 per year, with a company car and other benefits

Why a career in logistics?

Think about the clothes you wear, the car you drive, the stuff you use every day – it all needs transporting from somewhere! This is what Europa does – it’s very likely that you’re wearing something right now that has travelled across Europe on one of our trucks. Our services are vital – we’re the glue that joins every bit of the supply chain together. Our Europa Road team manages freight shipped daily to and from the UK and Europe. With a branch team of 140 we have offices across the country dedicated to a top-notch experience for our 5,000 customers, meaning goods arrive on time at the best possible price.

How long does it take?

Four years in total.  It will start with training to learn about the world of logistics and account management. You will start as a Sales Operator, learning the basics of customer care and understanding sales techniques as well as getting hands-on account management training.

What is the entry criteria?

To be eligible for the programme, Europa is looking for exceptional young people who:

  • Demonstrate intelligence, common sense, drive and ambition
  • Are strong all-rounders, but not necessarily academic
  • Are personable and team oriented
  • Are mature, balanced and sensible
  • Show some level of business orientation
  • Are focused upon building a successful career
  • Eager to learn from others
  • Minimum age of 18

We’re looking for the best candidates who will be the perfect addition to our ambitious business and we’re committed to demonstrating that a route straight into work is rewarding, sensible and exciting! We’re offering a serious alternative to University for the brightest school leavers.

Frequently Asked Questions answered by Max Holbrook, our first recruit on the programme.

Where would I be based?

At one of our network of regional Europa Road branches across the country.

How do I apply?

Download and complete this application form and email it to Vanita Dass-Puri The deadline to submit completed application forms is Friday 19th July 2019

Further information

Successful applicants will have a face to face interview in August and if you are successful, you will be offered a place on our Rapid Career Development Programme to start in September 2019 If you have any questions or would like to discuss the programme in more detail, please contact Vanita Dass-Puri – T: 01322474425).

RCDP brochure

There could be a job in our friendly and ambitious team which has your name on it

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