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Who are PepsiCo Ireland?

Since opening our first concentrate manufacturing plant in Little Island, Cork with approximately 30 employees in 1974, PepsiCo’s presence has since grown significantly. We now employ more than 1,000 people across Ireland and have additional manufacturing and R&D facilities. Today we have manufacturing facilities in Little & Carrigaline as well as R&D in Little Island, our PepsiCo Global Concentrate Head Office in Eastgate and our Commercial offices in Dublin.

Our PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. Our beverage and convenient foods portfolio include Lays, Doritos, Cheetos, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Mountain Dew, Quaker, and SodaStream.

Guiding PepsiCo is our vision to Be the Global Leader in Beverages and Convenient Foods by Winning with PepsiCo Positive (pep+). pep+ is our strategic end-to-end transformation that puts sustainability at the centre of how we will create value and growth by operating within planetary boundaries and inspiring positive change for planet and people.

Ready to make a move that will build your skills, provide you with critical experiences, and launch your career? Our campus programs are designed to give you the foundation you need to learn, develop, and grow into your next big opportunity.

Whether you’re joining us as an intern who’s ready to change the world, or a recent grad who wants to do work that makes an impact, our programs give you real-world challenges with real-world opportunities to shape trends and change the course of tomorrow.

PepsiCo Ireland Graduate Program

Are you ready for a challenge? Our PepsiCo Ireland Graduate Program is designed for recent graduates who want to take their careers a step further. All our Graduate Programs are 2 years except for Finance which is a 3 year program to allow you pursue your professional Accountancy qualification.

In our rotational programs you will develop your skills through working with various business teams, supported by professional training, a mentor to guide you and a network of other graduates to learn and have fun with!
We hire across Finance, Supply Chain, Engineering, Quality, and R&D for our Cork sites and for IT in our Cork & Dublin sites.

Applications for our 2023 Graduate Program will open on the 19th of September until the 23rd of October. Interviews & medical/references will take place between the 27th of October & 10th of November. All our roles will be advertised here on gradireland as well as our careers site.

The finer detail:

As a PepsiCo Ireland Graduate you will:

  • Receive an extremely competitive salary, bonus, pension & PepsiCo Plus allowance
  • Progress through a defined rotational program getting first-hand knowledge of our business
  • Broaden your skills through specially created Pep University Degreed Programs (delivered virtually)
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Have the opportunity to play a key role in our ERG’s (Employee Resource Groups) such as EQUAL, EnAble & WIN
  • Take part in our “HowAREyouDoing?” employee wellbeing and mental health awareness programme
  • Be able to avail of our “Work that Works” program to allow you enjoy hybrid working between the office & home

PepsiCo Ireland Intern Program

You’ve learned a lot as a student - here’s your opportunity to put it to work. Our intern program is structured to give you opportunities to make a real-world impact on some of the world’s biggest brands. From day one, you’ll be working on projects that matter. You’ll shake things up, shape trends, and get guidance to help you push your horizons.

Our Intern Program starts between January & March each year and typically runs for 6 to 9 months.
We do hire for additional Interns in August/September time for our Finance function.

Applications for our 2023 Intern Program will open from the 5th – 9th of September. Interviews & medical/references will take place between the 20th & 23rd of September. All our roles will be advertised herer on gradireland as well as through your colleges & our careers site.

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Industry sectors
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  • Manufacturing/Production/Process
  • Retail, Business & Commercial Services
  • FMCG