TOYOTA is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers and a leading global corporation. Founded in 1937, Toyota now sells vehicles in 170 countries and employs over 300.
000 people. As a company, Toyota Motor Europe focuses on sustainability and future generations and strongly promotes diversity, inclusion and gender equality.
We are highly interested in receiving the applications from professionals of all backgrounds and genders looking to build their career in either scientific, engineering or corporate positions.
Based in Brussels, Belgium, and staffed by 2.700 people and more than 60 nationalities, Toyota Motor Europe (TME) handles the wholesale marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts & accessories, and manages Toyota’s European R&D, manufacturing and engineering operations.
For Toyota, Quality is a way of life. Nothing is so good that it cannot be made better, that is why we strive for continuous improvement in everything we do.
This basic principle for us is called : KAIZEN and is what guides us in our pursuit of best Quality and the delivery of unparalleled customer’s satisfaction.
You have a Toyota DNA, this means you :
Your team and your responsibilities
Team / division description
The Production Parts Logistics Division is responsible for; monthly logistics network planning, high quality, safe operations, monthly network design in Just In time philosophy.
Job scope is collection of 600+ European suppliers parts and deliver to each of the 4 Vehicle Plants (in UK, France, Czech & Turkey), 3 Unit Plants (UK and Poland) and Other Regions (Japan, South Africa, Russia, etc) considering best supply chain solutions.
Toyota Production System (TPS) considers Logistics as the core of the supply chain to achieve Just-In-Time. The division is split into different Regional Teams for Logistics (UK, Turkey, West and Mid Europe) and Export.
Your Project :
You will join one of our Planning & Operations teams where you will be supporting our monthly planning of our parts logistics operations in Europe.
We will also be involved in project(s) and support the identification as well as the implementation of kaizen in our supply chain.
Key focus being on Quality, Cost or Delivery Improvement.
To achieve this will need to :
Place of employment : Toyota Motor Europe, Head Office - Brussels (Evere)
Starting date : early October
Duration : 6 Months
Confidentiality : Due to business requirement, not all performed projects can be reflected in the internship report. This issue needs to be discussed with candidate / school in advance.
It is mandatory that applicants are students for the entire period of the internship.
We can only accept students with an EEA or Swiss citizenship (not requiring a work permit or visa to be eligible to perform an internship in Belgium)