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Graduate Environment Manager

Smethwick (Head Office)
Graduate Scheme
Advertising End Date:
30 Nov 2019
Vacancy Type:
Graduate Scheme
Job Description

DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover over £1 billion. Voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 6 years, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology and recruit and retain the best people in the industry.

We are currently recruiting a Graduate Environment Manager, to help strengthen our team and help us achieve ever-greater heights.

In this role you will be

  • Working with the Environment and Sustainability manager to deliver DPD's environmental and sustainability programme across the DPD network
  • Developing and delivering staff training through the network in conjunction with department managers
  • Identify and deliver opportunities for improvement in all environment and sustainability related matters
  • Develop, with department analyst, key performance indicators and support the DPD network in delivering these metrics
  • Contract management support for nationwide tenders and ISO accreditation

To be considered for this role you must have, has a minimum, a 2:1 in Business or Environment / Sustainability related subject

You will also need to have

  • Strong communication and organisational skills
  • Be resilient and enthusiastic
  • Demonstrate the company’s ‘DNA’ (core values) – Passion, Respect, Honesty, Flexibility, Hard Work and Accountability.

Specific Requirements

Whilst your base location will be Smethwick you must be willing and able to undertake nationwide travel, to include some overnight stops, to support the Depot Network so a valid driving licence is required.


Your salary will be competitive. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000’s of retailers.

There is a culture of recognition and reward within DPD with long-service awards, a special recognition programme for those individuals that go above and beyond, the DPD Personality of the Year and an award ceremony at our annual company conference attended by over 1,000 delegates.