Dawn Meats

One of Europe's leading food processing companies, Dawn Meats is the supplier of choice to a range of leading supermarket, food service and restaurant businesses, exporting to 47 countries worldwide.

Dawn Meats has evolved to become a highly integrated production, sales, marketing and distribution operation, supplying a quality range of beef & lamb carcass, primal cuts, burger patties & added value slow cooked products to over 47 overseas markets. With sales offices & distribution partners positioned globally, we offer a close relationship with all our retail, foodservice & manufacturing customers, continually striving to serve their requirements as efficiently as possible.

Key Facts:

  • €1bn+ turnover
  • 3,300 employees operating from 25 locations across Europe and Asia
  • Products sold in over 47 countries worldwide.

Graduate Opportunities

We are looking for dynamic and ambitious graduates to join our talented management team and contribute to the development and growth of the company. At Dawn Meats our people are our strength and our Graduate Programme is a key element in building our top class team. We seek graduates with the potential to succeed in a fast-paced business environment. With continuous investment in our Programme, we welcome and encourage the fresh ideas, enthusiasm and energy new graduates bring to the company. The Programme provides quality training with hands on involvement across key areas of the business and is structured to provide you with an opportunity to develop your skills and experiences over a range of disciplines in a 2-year period.

We recognise the importance of continuous development and work closely with recognised Management Development Institutes in Ireland and the UK to develop our Graduates as managers of the future. For our Finance and Accounting Graduates the opportunity to gain a professional qualification from ACA, CIMA, ACCA or CPA is available.


Graduate profiles

    • Lana Dias –

      Start Date - June 2017

      Dawn Meats Graduate Programme is ideal for young and ambitious people who want to learn and grow with the company. I currently work in the abattoir where I work in... Read more

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