Are you interested in beginning your career in an exciting, fast-paced, international environment? The Essity GO Program is more than a trainee scheme, it is a real job with a real development plan.
It is an exciting time to join Essity. We are looking for selected candidates to join the international Essity GO! graduate program in the Sales and Marketing Business Unit in Manchester and help shape the future of Essity. If you are an ambitious person looking to make an impact, this is the role for you.
Working at Essity is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic and safer place. With blockbuster innovations coupled with sustainable solutions, Essity strives to reach more people every year with the necessary and essential solutions for well-being. At Essity, we believe every career is as unique as the individual and empower employees to reach their full potential in a winning culture motivated by a powerful purpose. Our commitment is supported by our beliefs: We are committed, we care, we collaborate and we have courage
At Essity, we see graduates as playing a central role in challenging the status quo, driving change, and making a positive impact on the business along with hygiene and health globally. A career in Essity is about being inspired, challenging yourself and others, and being motivated to achieve your goals and try new things.
Selected candidates will participate in a two-year Graduate On-boarding (GO!) Program within the Essity organization, starting in the autumn, 2018. The GO! Program provides a real job with a real development plan to give you a strong foundation to drive your development and career within Essity.
The Onboarding Program is based on relevant tasks, clear responsibilities and specific learning goals. This will provide participants with a deep understanding of the Essity global organization, technical knowledge, processes and tools, while simultaneously delivering concrete results to the business.
You will gain experience with our Sales and Marketing departments in a B2C environment, gaining a deep understanding of our Essity Brands and products, processes and tools, while you simultaneously contribute to the business.You will have the opportunity to develop such skills as sales plans, digital/ ecommerce sales and marketing, build on consumer and customer insights, analyse market dynamics and business status, learn and apply how to prepare value creating offers and build negotiation skills, along with managing customer relationships. Most importantly you will actively participate in Essity’s team environment.
Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company that develops, produces and sells Personal Care (Baby Care, Feminine Care, Incontinence Products and Medical Solutions), Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene products and solutions. Our vision is; Dedicated to improving well-being through leading hygiene and health solutions. Sales are conducted in approximately 150 countries under many strong brands, including the leading global brands TENA and Tork, and other brands, such as Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo, Vinda and Zewa. Essity has about 48,000 employees and net sales in 2016 amounted to approximately SEK 101bn (EUR 10.7bn).
The business operations are based on a sustainable business model with focus on value creation for people and nature. The company has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. Essity used to be part of the SCA Group. More information at www.essity.com.
We find the GO! Program is a great way to start to use those skills you have learned and put them to the test in a real job with real responsibility, while you take the driver’s seat in your development.
- Work experience is not required, but appropriate internships are an advantage
- Excellent level of English is required.
- Availability for travelling and relocating may be required
- Enthusiastic, passionate and curious person who demonstrate the ability to be team-players who can contribute to our ongoing success.
Qualifications and experience requirements
Obtained a Degree in all related fields of Marketing and business or equivalent achieved no later than 18 months ago will be a prerequisite .
Accepted degree subjects
How to apply
Tempted? With positions available worldwide, there are many possibilities to catapult your career with Essity. Do not miss your chance to apply.
Closing date: Continuous recruitment
This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 25/04/2018