This is your chance to get a real taste of retail, as you're exposed to every facet of our business over the 12 months of your placement. The National IT department is at the very heart of Aldi. We're made up of small high-performing teams, and you can expect plenty of exposure plus hands-on experience of an IT department within a global company. Typically, you could join us as part of a technical team supporting the live business, part of a large scale project team or even have responsibility for a smaller scale project by yourself. Many of the opportunities available will depend on what's going on with the business at the time. And, trust us, there's always plenty going on at Aldi - our business is constantly growing and developing. Yes, the placement can be daunting. But it can also be a fantastic opportunity to learn and be inspired by a company that's so different to all the others.
Position National IT Placement Start Date Monday 15th July 2024 Job Number 01737 End Date - Role Specification Business Intelligence, Data & Analytics Closing Date Sunday 31st December 2023
12 Month Undergraduate Placement July 2024 - July 2025 (Exact start date TBC) £26,000 Are you looking for a Placement where you will be in the thick of the action from the start? Here at Aldi, you will get exactly that, as you experience a year like no other. Gaining real responsibility and making an impact from day one. This is your chance to join one of the market-leading retailers and Times Top 100 employers, learning the 'ins and outs' of National IT. This is a fantastic opportunity to kickstart your career and be inspired by a company that means more! An Industrial Placement (IP) role in the NIT Business Intelligence & Reporting (BI&R) Team is a fantastic opportunity to work in providing data to drive the business forward. You'll work in a team that has access to end-to-end business data whilst also working with new technologies and data sources. As part of a functional Business Intelligence team, you will form close relationships with Business Partners, Data Scientists and Data Visualisers to deliver data driven solutions to the business. Reporting to the NIT BI & R Manager, the candidate will be required to collaborate and coordinate with BI colleagues as well as various business departments, and can demonstrate good communication skills focusing on the ability to translate technical terminology to non-technical users. The individual should demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced but demanding environment and be adaptable to changing prioritised requirements. Working as part of the BI&R team, general duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Working within the National IT department as a Business Intelligence & Reporting IP liaising with developers, technical teams, and end users
Managing and prioritising business requests / demands
Developing and providing data to meet business requirements
Update and maintenance of knowledge base articles
Provide 1st and 2nd line support for reports
Over the course of the year you will develop skills in the following:
Enterprise Data Lake & Analytics Platforms
Please note that our Placement Programmes are for university students currently studying towards an undergraduate degree, who are seeking a 12-month sandwich placement before their final year of study. You'll need to be working towards a 2:1 degree, have 96 UCAS points from your top 3 A-Levels (or equivalent qualifications), possess a driving licence and have the right to work in the UK. The Placement application window may close early due to high volumes of applications; therefore, we recommend you apply soon.