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What is Pure Ambition?

Pure Ambition is the drive and desire to succeed and commitment to deliver real impact every day.  We know it’s our people and their passion for delivering superior quality and value to our customers that sets us apart. As a global nutrition group, Glanbia seeks out Pure Ambition in those who are motivated to join our team.

Are you looking for a graduate programme to match your ambition?

Being selected for the Glanbia Graduate Programme is a significant first step in an exciting and invigorating career. At Glanbia, we nurture your talent and individuality. We support you in fulfilling your potential and help who you are today become who you want to be tomorrow. We want to grow and we want you to grow with us. We do this through continuous on-the-job development, international projects or assignments, coaching and mentoring, and formal training for all graduates. In recognition of our world-class learning environment and career opportunities we were very proud to win the Gold Award for Best Training and Development Programme at the Gradireland Awards 2016.

Launch your career with a global player

There’s a reason why the best and brightest graduates choose to work with us - a career at Glanbia is unique. You’ll learn and develop in an exciting environment unlike any other, from experts at the forefront of nutrition technology. Delivering at the cutting edge of science and technology requires top-class talent and determination. We’re looking for graduates who are focused on championing the customer, who love to solve problems, have a curious mindset, and strive to find a better way.

Pure Ambition Graduate Programme

Glanbia has excellent opportunities to develop your career in the areas of Accounting and Finance, IT, Digital Media, Engineering, Marketing, HR, Procurement / Supply Chain, Food Science and Agribusiness. Many areas offer global work placements and international assignments and each year the majority of our graduates achieve full-time technical or early leadership roles after their Graduate Programme. In recognition of our world-class learning environment and career opportunities we were very proud to win the Gold Award for Best Training and Development Programme at the Gradireland Awards 2016.

Pure Ambition Undergraduate Programmes

Glanbia offers a range of programmes for students one to two years away from graduating who are interested in gaining real life work experience in a global environment. Glanbia runs a 12 week summer internship programme offering you a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience and work as part of a team on exciting projects. Our co-operative work placement programme offers you experience as part of your degree programme where placements typically last from 6-12 months. We work in partnership with the colleges in offering these placements

#GlanbiaGoingGlobal Boot Camp Experience

Through the #GlanbiaGoingGlobal boot camp experience you will have the opportunity to spend one week in Glanbia Performance Nutrition in Downers Grove, Illinois and one week in Glanbia Nutritionals in Twin Falls, Idaho. Here, you will receive leadership mentoring, attend seminars, development workshops, facility tours, gain international project experience and more. To be considered for this opportunity simply apply online for a graduate opportunity and select in your application that “I am interested in being considered for the #GlanbiaGoingGlobal boot camp experience”.

Glanbia at a glance

  • 6,000 employees in 32 countries
  • 130+ countries with high performing global brands
  • 6th consecutive year of double-digit growth
  • €3.6 billion in revenue

Do you have Pure Ambition?  Apply online today!

Closing date: 5pm, 26th October 2016

Contact name: 
Glanbia Pure Ambition Team
Telephone number: 
+353 (0)86 174 6633
County Dublin County Kilkenny
Organisation's locations: 
32 countries globally
Number of employees: 
Number of graduate vacancies per year overall: 
Accountancy and financial management, Agriculture, animal and plant resources, Engineering, IT and telecoms, Logistics and transport, Manufacturing and processing, Marketing, advertising and PR, Media and publishing, Retail, sales and customer services, Science, research and development
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