Website Williams Racing

Formula 1 Team

The company:

Williams’ core competencies are the design and development of racing cars to compete in the Formula One World Championship. As one of the world’s leading Formula One teams, the company has secured 16 FIA Formula One World Championship titles since its foundation in 1977 and is now moving into an exciting era under new ownership defined by relentless innovation and living sustainable performance in every dimension.

We are looking for:

Our Inventory team is looking for a highly motivated student who are passionate about learning from our industry experts.  We are looking for someone with a passion for manufacturing, innovation and technology who is interested in the delivery of the car program and the transfer of designs into reality.

Our perfect candidate is someone who is ready for the challenge! With our placements, you are an involved member of the team from day one. Your work counts, and you have an impact on our success.

What to expect from an Inventory Placement:

  • Training on all aspects of the Inventory Control function at Williams.
  • Be integral to the drive in increasing and maintaining stock accuracy.
  • Support development of improvements in Inventory Control.
  • Analysing data and management of dashboards.
  • Support the creation and maintenance of process documentation and SOP’s.

Requirements for our Industry Placement:

Students from a variety of degrees ranging from Engineering, Manufacturing or Business are welcome to apply. Students will have a minimum of two years’ experience at University before the placement starts. It is also essential that you should return to your course for a minimum of one year following completion of the placement.

We are unable to accept applications from students in their final year of their university studies.

In addition to the above, candidates should have an interest in continuous improvement and experience of data analysis and business systems would be beneficial, but not required.

We also heavily encourage applications to let us know any work experience or examples of developing knowledge or learning beyond academic courses. We strive to develop well rounded people with a passion for improvement of both the business and themselves.

When applying for student placements opportunities, all students are expected to submit a covering letter along with a Curriculum Vitae containing the following information:

  • Your current career aims and how you plan to achieve them.
  • Subjects that you are currently taking and plan to take.
  • Relevant leisure pursuits and activities.
  • Why work experience with the Company would be beneficial to you.
  • Demonstrate that you are the best person to be selected.


We will not accept applications which are not submitted through our website, any paper-based applications will be returned to the sender with a copy of our policy.

There has never been a better time to join Williams Racing as we undergo our transformation back to the top of our sport and extend our brand beyond racing to engage with audiences far beyond our traditional segmentation.

Application closing date:

All applications must be received by Sunday 2nd April 2023.

Please note that we cannot give applicants individual feedback unless they attend an interview for the role.

What can Williams offer?

The Williams Group is based in multi acre complex located in Grove, Oxfordshire. The Williams Group offers a competitive holiday package, staff events/open days, a subsidised restaurant on site and various car schemes. We have an on-site gym (open 24 hours a day) as well as various fitness classes including outdoors bootcamps, pilates and yoga free for all staff and contractors to use. Aside from these benefits we can offer free onsite parking and large open green spaces to unwind during breaks. We are a based just 30 mins from Oxford City Centre by bus.

Williams is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We are happy to discuss reasonable job adjustments

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