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Europe Graduate Programme 2020- Agribusiness

Requisition ID 13665
Position Type Kerry Graduate
Career Function Manufacturing/Production

 

We are Kerry, the Taste & Nutrition company. We understand that consumers want delicious products made from trusted, authentic foods and flavours. Every day millions of people throughout the world consume foods and beverages containing our taste and nutrition solutions. We add protein to your post workout shake, we reduce sugar, while maintaining great taste and we have the know–how to replace the "baddies" in foods with wholesome ingredients. Join us and be part of the future of food.

KERRY AGRIBUSINESS

Located in the South West of Ireland, Kerry Agribusiness, a division of Kerry Group PLC assembles 1.1billion litres of milk annually from its 3,300 milk suppliers and provides a range of services to enable our suppliers to become least cost producers while maintaining a vibrant rural community in a sustainable un-spoilt environment. With increasing consumer consciousness concerning food safety, welfare and environmental issues, a pre-requisite for the production of superior quality food and ingredients is the assurance of high quality raw materials produced from efficient, natural, "environmentally friendly" farming systems.

The range of products and services provided by Kerry Agribusiness is targeted to optimise profitability at farm level and achieve least cost production through an unrelenting focus on production costs and on the quality and value of milk solid constituents produced. Against a background of continuing change in the EU and worldwide agricultural industries, Kerry Agribusiness is committed to bringing the Group’s wealth of knowledge and international experience to the service of its supplier base, while maintaining a continuing focus on cost control and efficiencies at divisional level, in line with the changing demand for products and services in the farming sector.

Kerry Agribusiness has a vacancy for an Agribusiness Graduate.

The successful graduate will have a keen interest  in the agricultural industry . They will also want to develop their knowledge of the overall dairy industry and understand the range of dairy products that are made from milk. The successful candidate will also have an interest in developing our business to grow it for the future. The successful candidate will also participate in the Kerry Graduate Programme.

Duties

As a graduate joining Kerry Agribusiness you will have the opportunity to work in such areas as

  • Services
  • Sales
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Quality

Qualifications

  • Have a degree in an Agribusiness or Agricultural Science related discipline 
  • Internship or placement in a similar role would be an advantage
  • Farming experience is an advantage but not a requirement

Key Competencies

  • Commercial Knowledge
  • Drive & Determination
  • Demonstrates strong initiative
  • Project management skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Excellent Numeracy & PC Skills
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Excellent organisational & planning skills.
     

Joining us means being supported by, and learning from, talented people who really care about what they do. You’ll get bags of responsibility early on, and we’ll be open to your ideas. And because we’re always looking to the future, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. Our current CEO joined us as a grad. How far will you go?

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