DHL is committed to bringing in and developing talent across all levels of the organisation. The roles and opportunities available with DHL are as diverse as the people who perform them. Many of our employees spend their careers in various roles working their way up through different departments and divisions (and sometimes different countries too). We think this says a lot about the sort of company we are and it’s something of which we’re exceptionally proud. 

To help us continue to run the successful business DHL is today, we invest a significant amount of time, effort and attention in our graduates – who we truly see as our leaders of the future. And we know this for a fact as we have a large number of real success stories across the business. To see some of these please visit our Where Are They Now page

With us, not only will you be developing your knowledge and understanding of the logistics industry, but you will also grow both professionally and personally. From the moment you start with us, you will be given real responsibility – whether that’s for people, budgets, projects or processes. They all need to be managed effectively to ensure we continue to drive our vision of being:  

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Whether you are a work placement student, on the graduate programme, a global manager, marketing assistant or driving a forklift, we never forget that it’s our employees who make us who we are.  Which is why we work hard to make sure a career with DHL is as satisfying and successful as it can possibly be.  





We want to recognise our people for their hard work and commitment. All graduates are given a competitive starting salary of £26,000 with annual salary reviews, and range of benefits as soon as you join us. In return for your hard work we offer excellent career progression opportunities upon successful completion of the programme and a professional environment where you can acquire, use, and continue developing your skills. 





- 25 days’ annual leave (plus bank holidays)

- Medical cover

- Childcare vouchers

- Retail discounts

- Generous contributory pension scheme

- Study leave for professional exams (if studying a professional qualification sponsored by the company)

- Annual salary review and annual bonus scheme


 Click here to find out why some of our current graduates chose us  



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