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Volvo Penta Market Support Department
Industrial Placement Job Description
Placement opportunity: 24 th June 2019 – 3 rd July 2020
Job title: Market Support Project Assistant – Intern
Department: Business Support – Volvo Penta UK Ltd
Location: Wedgnock Lane, Warwick, CV34 5YA
Hours of work: 37.5 hours Monday to Friday
Current degree requirements:
Studying for a project management, IT or related business degree.
2 years completed – placement between 2 nd & 3 rd study years.
Academic grades on track for a First or High 2:1 on their chosen studies
The role of Assistant Project Manager
Volvo Penta is upgrading our Competence and Development IT platform, which allows our Dealers to access training on Penta products and processes. The goal of the project is to implement the system across Volvo Penta's entire European dealer network. Working with the European Training Coordinator you will monitor and support implementation through the network. This will involve:
Traveling to various European countries whilst working with the Volvo Penta team and dealer network staff.
Along the way, you will gain an understanding of different cultures in order to develop positive relationships.
Having a strong interest in Information Technology and future system development will allow you to provide end user training/support.
You will assist with and maintain the training and implementation cycle using analysis, design, development and evaluation.
You will encourage adoption of the new processes in order to maximise learner engagement and insure a positive outcome.
In addition to the core project, this new role will also support the wider remit of the Penta UK team, with a range of tasks to support team deliverables.
General assistance to other members of the team as required
Attending and supporting events such as the Southampton Boat Show.
Competencies, skills and knowledge required:
High level of computer skills and system experience including understanding of testing
An understanding of project methodology and project management tools
Willing to travel on a European level
Strong analytical skills
High attention to detail
Ability to present ideas in a logical & practical manner
Strong interest in technology
Willing to learn, develop & contribute quickly
Ability to work to stringent deadlines
Ability to handle a number of tasks, along with core project, at any one time
Ability to communicate at all levels
If you speak another European language this is beneficial but not a requirement
Market Support Project Assistant - Intern
Travel Required (maximum)
The Volvo Group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.
With Volvo Penta , a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
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