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Who We Are

Irish Distillers is Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and makers of some of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys. Led by Jameson, our brands are driving the global renaissance of Irish whiskey and are exported to over 130 markets across the globe. We are located across 5 locations in Ireland across Cork, Dublin and Belfast. At the core of everything we do is a passion for our craft, a commitment to sustainability and an ambition to create drinks that can be enjoyed the world over.

At Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard, a love of conviviality unites us. We believe great things happen when Real, Remarkable and Responsible come together. Irish Distillers joined Pernod Ricard in 1988, gaining access to unprecedented levels of investment and an extensive global distribution network. Pernod Ricard is the No.2 worldwide producer of wines and spirits.

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Our Culture & Values

At Irish Distillers, we live and love whiskey. We’re proud to be part of the Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard family because special things happen when Real, Remarkable and Responsible people come together. Our culture is a blend of curiosity and conviviality. As makers of some of the world’s most enjoyed whiskeys, each of us has a role to play in creating magic moments through our portfolio of brands. Learn more here.

What we offer?

We understand our people are our special ingredient. We want to make you feel recognised and valued for your contribution to our shared success. Some of offerings include;

  • Hybrid working; A blended working arrangement of up to 3 days a week working from where you work best (Head Office Ballsbridge) and 2 days a week at our Production sites (office based roles).
  • Profit share; An annual profit share scheme to reward your contribution to the company’s success.
  • Allowance; An annual allowance to spend on our portfolio of products and merchandise, for you to enjoy responsibly .
  • People Development: We enable continuous development for our people at every stage of their careers through our people development, online learning, and leadership training programmes.
  • Health & Wellbeing; Our Wellbeing Programme “THRIVE” supports employees across the three main pillars: Life, Body and Mind
  • Charity Days: up to 2 days paid leave every year to volunteer at a charity of their choice

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Your Development

Our goal is to enable you to become our future generation of Irish Distillers talent by offering you a Graduate Training Programme that fuels your ambition. Our supportive and structured learning programme offers you technical, professional and personal development.

Our Learning and Development philosophy is based on the 70:20:10 model. 70% is on the job learning, 20% learning through feedback and observation from managers and 10% is formal learning.

This includes:

  • On-boarding
  • Structured rotations ( Programme Dependent )
  • Mentor and buddy framework
  • Technical skills development
  • Professional skills development
  • Project work

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Our Opportunities (Starting in Sept 2023)

Starting in September 2023, we will be looking for the following Graduates and Interns from suitable Level 8 or Level 9 courses;

  • Chemical & Process Engineering Graduate - Midleton Distillery, Cork
  • Environmental Science - Midleton Distillery, Cork
  • Supply Chain - Dublin 22
  • Business Strategy - Dublin 4
  • Business Management / Food Business Management - Dublin 4
  • Communications Public Relations - Dublin 4
  • Human Resources - Dublin 4 - Internship starting January ‘22 - Aug ‘23
  • Business Analytics - Dublin 4

Learn more HERE.

Our Internship Programmes

Our paid Internship Programmes offer you the opportunity to bridge the gap between University and a real work environment. Irish Distillers internships are designed to give you the opportunity to get actively involved in project work and day to day activities in a warm, collaborative, supportive environment.

We engage with a number of Universities across Ireland every September and October. Starting in January 2023 we are offering the following Internships;

  • Process and Chemical Engineering (Midleton, Cork),
  • Environmental Science (Midleton Distillery, Cork)
  • Human Resources (Dublin 4).

Interested in learning more? Check out our Irish Distillers Grad Page here.

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