Developing our leaders of the future through our 2 year graduate program, Giving you a broad exposure to our business, Based at our Head Office in Mentone, SE Suburbs of Melbourne.
Simplot Australia is trusted as one of the leading providers of quality, sustainable food for the ever-changing needs of consumers and customers in Australia, New Zealand and chosen Asia Pacific markets.
We are a key part of the family owned J.R. Simplot Company that employs over 11,000 people across the world.
Our founder, Jack Simplot was an innovator from the start. He created the first frozen french fries that were commercially-viable whilst building a foundation that respected our environment. Our business today creates many favourite household products such as Leggos, John West & Birds-Eye.
Jack Simplots traditions continue to guide us today. We are passionate about our purpose - to contribute to feeding our world, whilst being the finest stewards possible of our natural resources.
Our Graduate Program
We aim to develop our leaders of the future through our 2 year graduate program. You will be employed on a full time basis and complete a number of rotations throughout our business.
We are looking for graduates who:
- are innovative thinkers
- have strong analytical skills
- possess a growth mindset
- love to be challenged
- are resilient & resourceful
- have highly developed communication skills
Our graduate program has been designed with the objective of giving you broad exposure to our business. You will therefore work with a diverse pool of talented and experienced people as well as gain exposure to our valued customers. You will be supported & developed by a manager, a mentor and a buddy. The training you receive will combine both group & self-paced development.
Our Marketing, Sales and Commercial Planning teams delight in creating and driving the vision and strategy behind each of our brands.
There are 2 graduate opportunities in our division and these roles are based at our headquarters in Mentone, Melbourne.
You will complete several rotations, this may include gaining exposure to our; Retail and Foodservice, working in Sales or within a brand, category and communication position in Marketing.
You will also gain valuable insights through a rotation into a different business area, cross-divisional projects and training programs.
We operate in a COVID safe environment therefore at times you may be required to work from home.
To be eligible for our Commercial graduate role you have:
- completed your undergraduate or postgraduate degree within the last 2 years of the program start date (e.g. in either 2019, 2020 or January 2021)
- achieved a credit average (65% or higher)
- have completed a degree in Marketing, Business or Communication
- be available to commence in late 2021
- are an Australian or NZ citizen, hold Australian Permanent Residency, or have full working rights for full-time employment in Australia
Our food is for everyone and so is our workplace. We strongly believe that diverse teams make stronger teams.
For your application to be considered you must attach your academic transcript.
If this sounds like you, please Apply online today.
Applications close Wednesday, 30 September 2020
We recommend a better application experience if you apply via a desktop / laptop than your mobile phone
Simplot Australia is trusted as one of the leading providers of quality, sustainable food for the ever-changing needs of consumers and customers in Australia, New Zealand and chosen Asia Pacific markets. Simplot Australia is family owned by the J.R. Simplot Company, a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.