Graduate jobs in Huddersfield

Be Extraordinary graduate scheme


Looking for a job in business solutions?

The Business Solutions team are always striving for greater efficiency, driving change and delivering new capabilities throughout the business. Sitting between the operational areas and the technical IT/data area of BID, the Business Solutions team is uniquely placed to offer insight on both process changes and IT development, supporting all departments to deliver their objectives.

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Looking for a job in commercial buying?

The function of our Commercial Function ultimately is to Build Amazing relationships with manufacturers and suppliers to build the best possible range of products for our customers at the very best prices. This Includes identifying new opportunities in the UK and abroad, developing new products and working with our marketing team to maximise on their sell out through our websites and other channels with market leading pricing and promotions. No 2 days are ever the same, and a wide range of skills are needed to succeed, from relationship building, to negotiation, to Creativity and Marketing flair.

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Looking for a job in finance

The department is responsible for the planning, organising, auditing, accounting for and control of the Company's finances through recording and reporting the financial transactions of the business. The finance team also produces the Company's financial statements ensuring we comply with all legal obligations.

The key roles and responsibilities of the team are Credit Control/Sales ledger, Purchase Ledger, Treasury and the Financial reporting (Management Accounts) team. Financial Reporting includes monthly management accounts and annual statutory accounts for Buy It Direct and all its property companies, subsidiaries etc.

Commercial Finance
In the Commercial Finance team, we provide data driven insight to support and challenge decision makers, with the goal being to add value, constructive challenge and financial support to non-financial leaders.

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Looking for a job in marketing

The Creative Team is split into 4 different specialities. The first is graphic design, which covers branding and the creation of the visuals for our campaigns, emails, advertising and social platforms. The second is Web and UX design, which covers the functionality, usability and user experience of our websites, and involves working closely with our IT team. Lastly, we have the content and visual merchandising teams, who focus on bringing products to life on our websites, via written content, photography and enhanced visuals.

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Be Extraordinary scheme overview

  • A 24 week programme for graduates from a variety of disciplines

  • Designed to fit around your busy roles you’ll be investing around two and a half hours a week in your own personal development

  • The programme takes a blended learning approach comprising some face to face or zoom type learning, some e-learning, some videos, some podcasts and the empowerment to do your own research starting from a handy list of resources

  • This is designed for those of you who want to stretch yourselves and your capabilities, individual contributors

  • We’ll use DISC profiles to explore your own awareness of your behaviours and drivers as well as those of your colleagues – and more importantly consider how your learning can be put into practise

  • We’ll be learning personal development theories from a range of sources including Cialdini’s powers of Persuasion, Maister and Green’s Trusted Advisor model, commercial awareness and curiosity

  • We’ll be exploring communication techniques and you’ll be challenging yourself to design and deliver at least one Presentation.

  • Collaborating with other participants on the programme to devise and present business solutions to the Senior Leadership Team.

  • You’ll be learning alongside our internal emerging talent population and creating opportunities to share best practise across different areas of the business

  • Are you ready for the challenge…

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