Graduate Supply Chain Engineer

Type: Graduate

About Us

Unipart stands at the forefront of innovation, celebrated for our environmental and safety achievements. As a global leader with over 40 UK sites and a presence in major markets worldwide, we’re a trusted partner in supply chain solutions and performance improvement technologies.

Introduction to Unipart Unipart has a history of reinvention from our original automotive roots to today, spanning manufacturing, logistics, and consultancy.

From our strong heritage in the automotive industry, Unipart has grown into a global company working with world-leading brands to make their supply chains more efficient, resilient and sustainable across seven core sectors.

About the Role

As a Graduate Supply Chain Engineer you will play a vital role in creating solutions for our customers, driving growth and innovation. You will support the teams to design advanced supply chain solutions, implement automation and digital strategies, you’ll be at the forefront of innovation.

Whether you’re interested in Solutions Design, Project Management, Operations Excellence, or Automation and Innovation, we have exciting opportunities for you to make a difference. Join us and be part of pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in the industry!

No matter where your passion lies, we have an opportunity tailored for you as a Supply Chain Engineer across multiple disciplines:

Project Management: Are you passionate about driving change and delivering results? As a Project Manager, you’ll oversee the direction, coordination, and execution of business-driven projects, ensuring adherence to Unipart’s Project Delivery System methodology. From small-scale initiatives to major programmes, you’ll play a pivotal role in supporting customer service, business development, and IT projects.

Solutions Design: Or maybe Solutions Design is more your thing? This team is focused on designing innovative solutions for our customers and you’ll work on projects involving mathematical models, algorithms, and simulation techniques to support them. You’ll contribute creatively, independently undertaking tasks from data analysis to detailed costings, and supporting senior management with proposals and presentations.

Automation and Innovation: Are you passionate about technology and automation? Here you’ll leverage your expertise to deliver cutting-edge automation projects. From Autonomous Mobile Robots to Collaborative Robots, you’ll drive innovation and develop business cases that deliver value for Unipart and its customers. With a focus on data-driven decision-making, you’ll lead the charge in driving change and improving processes.

Operations Excellence: Or perhaps you’ll join us in challenging the status quo and enhancing operational performance. As an Operations Excellence Manager, you’ll lead continuous improvement initiatives focused on efficiency, quality, and innovation. Through the application of tools and techniques, you’ll drive tangible financial savings and promote a culture of excellence across Unipart Logistics.

To thrive in this role, you will need:

  • A degree in a relevant Supply Chain, Logistics or Maths-based subject (2:2 or above)
  • A full UK driving license with access to your own car
  • To be hard working with the flexibility to go where the business needs you
  • Project management capability and a genuine interest in automation
  • To work effectively under pressure and independently, taking accountability for your work at all times
  • A real thirst for knowledge, willingness to learn and desire to challenge the status quo
  • The ability to understand and interpret data
  • Exceptional communication and organisational skills


We really care about our employees and in addition to your competitive base salary and pension, offer a range of flexible benefits including:

  • Life assurance
  • 22 days’ rising holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Support with relocation costs
  • Wellbeing support and an employee assistance programme
  • A varied and challenging development programme with dedicated coaching, mentoring and support

Apply now and launch your journey in the world of supply chain and logistics with Unipart!

Our recruitment and selection process has been developed to ensure that it is consistent, fair and provides equality of opportunity – all selection decisions are based solely on technical and behavioural competencies.

We do not discriminate on the grounds of race, colour, or nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, disability, religion or belief, age or any other current or future protected characteristic as defined in the current Equality Act of England and Wales.

As an organisation we also promote an environment which encourages diversity of characteristics and thought, where you feel included, safe and confident to be the best version of yourself and do your best work every day.

We’ve signed the Gradcracker feedback pledge. (This means that we will supply feedback if requested after an interview.)


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