Scream if you want to go faster
“You definitely have to work hard but it is a really fun and friendly atmosphere in the office! ” Katherine SmedleyRead more
“To be successful at Halfords I think you have to be driven, a team player and able to have fun!” Annie SmithRead more
“The scheme is brilliantly set-up and gives you the opportunity to develop invaluable skills and business acumen!” Sam WilliamsRead more
“The training and development I have been given in my first 6 months is second to none...” David BodilyRead more
“You get challenged all the time in various roles but this is all part of the fun of retail...” Faye RobbinsRead more
“One of Halfords values is to “Have Fun” and this really rings true. There is a friendly, supportive culture...” Hayley SmithRead more
“Halfords is a great company to work for... The opportunities for personal development are outstanding. ” Lucianne HareRead more
“It is a fantastic scheme full of opportunities, hands-on experience and responsibility...” Katie SextonRead more
Fasten your seat belt, and hold on tight for the ride, as you discover just how incredible a graduate career with Halfords can be.
Our Retail, Finance, IT and Commercial Graduate schemes go beyond fast-paced, both in terms of the day to day and your development. You’ll gain real responsibility and hands-on experience from day one and get your career moving faster than you ever thought possible.
You’ll know Halfords as a household brand – in fact we’re the UK’s leading retailer of automotive and cycling products and also a leading independent operator in car servicing and repairs. We’re also in the Sunday Times ‘Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For’. This is because we know our people are at the heart of our success and have created a culture of engagement where people enjoy their work.
Our Graduate Schemes are second to none. In Retail, you’ll get to develop your drive for excellent customer service, sales and people management, while in Commercial you’ll get instant responsibility within the commercial teams that drive our retail success: Buying, Marketing and Digital. The IT and Finance schemes are a new addition this year, but, You’ll get to understand all our key functions in IT and Finance and to top this off you’ll also spend time working in our stores, seeing first-hand how our Retail business operates, understanding the key role both functions play across the business and seeing how the decisions you make really impact Halfords' performance.
Through it all, you’ll be guided and mentored by experienced colleagues in Retail, Finance, IT and Commercial. Our goal is maximising your development and making you a leader in whichever area of our business you ultimately specialise.
So if you have a passion for retail and want a varied career which takes you further faster, this is the place for you.
Find out more about us or explore the graduate schemes we offer that would suit you.
Plese note, currently only the Finance Graduate scheme is open. The closing date for applications is 31 March 2020.