Huf UK, part of the Hülsbeck and Fürst Group develop and
produce mechanical and electrical locksets for the automotive industry.
In short, we design and manufacture systems that lock, unlock and start your
Working with some of the most prestigious brands in the
world, Huf are world class when it comes to innovation and production quality.
To support our exciting growth plans we are looking for a
high calibre graduate to join the business in the role of Demand Analyst within
The main purpose of this role is to manage the demand from
the customers. You will ensure the customer requirements are communicated
effectively to all the relevant departments.
Working closely with manufacturing you will attend
production planning meetings and be involved on all aspects of the project from
receipt of order through to delivery of the end product. This is a role
that requires good organisational and communication skills and will involve a
lot of client contact
You will be responsible for maintaining the data entry on
the system – alerting relevant departments if there are schedule fluctuations
i.e. the customer needs it sooner than originally planned. In the event
that there are any potential delivery issues you will work closely with the
customer to ensure a smooth and satisfactory result is achieved.
The scope of this very interesting role will also see you
working closely with sub contractors and packaging control.
You will spend time with clients and therefore fluency in
German is essential as is your flexibility to travel abroad.
What we are looking for
It goes without saying that we want the best
graduates. Obviously it means different things to different people but
what does the ‘best’ mean to us?
Through your academic achievements you will have achieved a
minimum of 2:2 degree classification in either Logistics, Supply chain or a
Business related degree; you will also have good ‘A’ Levels (A’s and B’s) and
Maths and English at GCSE.
We are also looking for the following key attributes, which
you will be able to demonstrate through your time at University and your
commercial exposure to date.
You will also be: -
Commercially minded – understand that businesses function to serve their
customers well and in return we are rewarded as such.
Be driven by providing solutions for people.
Possess an inquisitive mind and a keen willingness to learn.
Be analytical and detailed
Fluency in German is essential
Be a team player.
Be a problem solver.
Be results driven.
Be passionate about doing a good job.
Not be afraid to ask questions and positively challenge the status quo.
Think creatively with your focus on improvement.
What we offer
Firstly, a great career with an international company! We
are committed to developing our people and providing opportunities for
advancement and recognition.
Some roles will provide international travel so your
mobility and flexibility is important.
You will be enrolled on to the well structured and ‘Best in
Class’ OPEN Programme. This a two year Graduate Management Development
Programme operated by our partners Discovery Graduates incorporating
experiential learning and underpinned by a Postgraduate Certificate
accreditation in ‘Professional Development, Leadership and Change Management’.
You will also have the opportunity to utilise your learning
in ‘real life’ business improvement projects, supported by a mentor.
You may have the opportunity to take part in the Huf
If you think this role could be for you please apply today
at www.hufcareers.com for immediate
Discovery Graduates are the retained managing
consultants. All applications will be processed through Discovery.
We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those
successful on application will be contacted for interviews. In the event
that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help
you and we will retain your application and consider you for other