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Ornua: Graduate Programme 2021 / 2022

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Ornua: Graduate Programme 2021 / 2022 Opportunity

Ornua: Graduate Programme 2021 / 2022 opportunity has become available in South Africa. If interested, kindly check the below requirements. STREAK OF LUCK!

Ornua Foods Africa invites unemployed graduates to apply for Graduate / Internship Programme 2021 / 2022.

Company: Ornua Foods Africa

Date Listed: 15 September 2021

Job Title: Graduate Programme 2022

Job Type: Graduate Internship

Minimum Experience: Internship

Duration: 18 months

Location: South Africa

Closing Date: 22 October 2021 @ 17:00

The Ornua Graduate Programme is an 18-month programme which offers graduates a chance to build a range of business skills and gain valuable experience in one of worlds’s foremost food companies. On successful completion of your 18 month programme, the top performers will be offered a permanent role within our business.

Ornua in Africa

Ornua Foods Africa is responsible for the sales and marketing of Ornua products, including cheese, butter and full cream and fat filled milk powders, under the Kerrygold, Beo, Avantage and Forto brands across the African continent. Key markets include Algeria, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo, Angola, Malawi and South Africa.

Ornua Foods Africa’s head office is located in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, with packing, storage and distribution partners throughout the continent.

In 2016, a Kerrygold packing facility was opened in Nigeria, providing a new route to market for Irish powdered milk. Irish milk powder is exported to Nigeria and packed and marketed under the Kerrygold brand which is then sold in small sachets, pouches or tins primarily through small distributors.

Kerrygold Butter is currently the No. 1 imported butter brand in South Africa.

What’s in it for you?

The 18 month Ornua Graduate Programme consists of:

  • A comprehensive induction programme
  • Structured rotations
  • Classroom based and self-directed learning modules, covering areas such as self-awareness, teamwork, leadership and communications
  • Mentoring from our experienced leaders
  • An excellent support network of current and former Graduate Trainees

Fields of Study:

We are interested in hearing from a broad range of final year students and unemployed graduates, including those with backgrounds in the following:

  • IT & Computer Science
  • Business (Sales, Marketing, Commerce, Food Business)
  • Food, Agricultural and Nutritional Science
  • Engineering (Process, Manufacturing & Mechanical)
  • Supply Chain Management & Logistics
  • Finance
  • European Languages

The Ideal Candidate

  • Candidates must have an Undergraduate Degree
  • We are seeking ambitious and competitive individuals who are flexible and results-driven
  • Ability to work alone or as a team player will be key to your success

Benefits & Rewards:

We are offering more than just a graduate programme. We are offering a long term career path. This Graduate programme is an integral part of our growth strategy and succession planning. On successful completion of your 18 month programme, the top performers will be offered a permanent role within our business.

Those outside South Africa can apply as the opportunity exist in Ireland, UK, South Africa, Nigeria, Dubai, North America, Germany, and Spain.

How to Apply for Ornua: Graduate Programme 2021 / 2022


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