Graduate Commercial Trainees
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Who we are
Associated British Foods is an international food, ingredients and retail group with annual sales of ú5.2 billion and over 35,000 employees. Within this, the grocery division distributes both branded and private label products incorporating many familiar household names. Kingsmill from Allied Bakeries, which in itself provides a third of the UKÆs bread market. Twinings teas and Silver Spoon sugar will probably be in your cupboards and Ryvita, the No.1 crisp bread in your biscuit tin!
With an impressive pedigree like this, you wonÆt be surprised to learn that exceptional opportunities exist for the very best graduates to be part of the Graduate Development Programme as Graduate Commercial Trainees.
What we look for
Securing a position with one of the member companies within the Grocery Division on this 18 month Graduate Development Programme will put you on track to a promising commercial career, but this is just the beginning! During the programme, you will probably spend time within several of the associated group companies before finding your final position and therefore your flexibility is essential.
As a recent graduate, (with at least a 2:2 degree classification, ideally but not exclusively, in a business related discipline), you will already possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral. A proactive, energetic individual, you will be able to demonstrate initiative, flair and an inquisitive mind.
Training & Development
Only you will determine the limits to your personal development. This is a group committed to taking the best and making them better! Your fundamental competencies and skill set will be rounded off with some of the best sales training and support available through the æSales WinnersÆ programme provided by Discovery Recruitment & Training.
Working closely with your team and your peers, you will be part of a mentoring system that will accelerate your performance and equip you well to undertake your role.
South West England