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Foodstuffs North Island

  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2021 Internship Programme

Auckland
Kickstart your career and help New Zealanders get more out of life! Experience awesome. Achieve awesome. Be awesomely you.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Internship
Number of Vacancies
12-20
Start Date
15 Nov 2021

Application dates

Applications Open
15 Jul 2021
Applications Close
8 Aug 2021

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
International Business
Management
Office Studies
Project Management
Event Management
Economics
Human Resources
Hospitality Management
Retail & Merchandising
Tourism
Marketing & Advertising
Public Relations
Transport, Logistics & Procurement
C
Communication & Media Studies
Journalism & Writing
E
Aerospace Engineering
Air Traffic Control
Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
Aircraft Operation & Aviation
Automotive & Transport Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Communications Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Engineering Management
Environmental Engineering
Fire & Safety Engineering
Geomatic Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Marine Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Renewable Energy Engineering
Robotics & Mechatronics Engineering
Engineering & Mathematics (all other)
Geotechnical Engineering
F
Food and Beverage Service
Butchery
Baking and Pastry-making
Cookery
Food Hygiene
Food & Hospitality (all other)
Beauty Therapy
Hairdressing
Personal Services (all other)
H
Anthropology
Geography
Classics
Criminology
Gender Studies
Indigenous Studies
International Development
Peace & Conflict
Refugees & Forced Migration
Archaeology
History
International Studies
Modern Languages
Literature
Linguistics
Translating & Interpreting
Librarianship & Curatorial Studies
Philosophy
Policy Studies
Political Science
Public Administration
Social Work & Sociology
Theology & Comparative Religion
Humanities (all other)
Social Science (all other)
Liberal Arts
I
Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Computer Graphics & Animation
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security
Data Science
Programming & Software Engineering
Video Game Development
Design & User Experience
P
Architecture
Interior Design
Landscape Architecture
Construction Management
Property, Land & Real Estate
Quantity Surveying
Sustainable Development
Urban Design & Town Planning
S
Food Science

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

See details

 

From Four Square Houhora in the Far North, to New World Island Bay in the world’s coolest little capital, as the country's largest grocery retailer, we're proud to be a homegrown Co-op and feel privileged to serve New Zealand. We’re an unbeatable team of almost 25,000 awesome people and over the past 100 years we’ve built up a network of almost 350 PAK’n’SAVE’s, New World’s, Four Squares and Gilmours stores across the North Island

We’ve got big aspirations to become the worlds most customer driven retailer. To do that we need exceptionally talented, driven, curious and passionate future leaders.

What we offer you

With almost 1,000 people, our Support Centre provides support to our store network across the North Island – we have every function imaginable at our awesome new offices in Māngere from Marketing to Merchandise, Retail and Property, IT, Data and Analytics, Commercial Operations to People & Capability, Supply Chain and our Foodstuffs Own Brands (like the household staple, Pams).

We’re big, we’re complex, we’re fun and we can provide you a cracker experience in the world of Fast-Moving Consumer Goods. Our paid 12-week internship program will give you a taste of the world of Foodies, connect you with meaningful work and our Here for NZ strategy, introduce you to some amazing industry leaders, site tours, lunch’n’learns and more.

What you need

  • Curious and passionate with a willingness to get stuck in and the make the most of your time with us.
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and not knowing all the answers (but being all good putting your hand up when you don’t!)
  • Collaborative approach to working as part of a team and wider Co-op

Here’s a snapshot of areas that align to our opportunities this year:

  • Marketing (work on our amazing PAK'nSAVE, New World and Four Square brands)
  • IT/Techonolgy
  • Commerce/Business
  • Supply Chain
  • Property
  • Engineering
  • Strategy
  • Retail
  • Finance/Economics
  • Science
  • Food Technology

If your study area isn't listed above but you're still interested in working for Foodies, we'd still like to hear from you.

Experience awesome. Achieve Awesome. Be awesomely you.

Applications close 8 August 2021.

Detail junkies…here’s some more:

Our recruitment process involves a written application, video interview, and face-to-face interview with our People leaders. From there if successful we’ll check in with some references before finalising contracts and moving you through our fun and interactive digital onboarding experience to get you ready to start in November.

Not from Auckland? No worries! We partner with EasyRent who have your back and will help you find accommodation for the 3 months! They will also fill your room while you are in Auckland for the summer too!

We’re proud to have a focus on Diversity & Inclusion here at Foodies and welcome applications from you all regardless of who you are or what you do. We welcome courageous behaviour, encourage togetherness, inspire our people to be their best selves in our Foodies whānau, but most importantly we celebrate our people - our taonga, every day for being uniquely them.

The recruitment process involves a written application, video interview, and face-to-face interview. If you require the recruitment process to be adapted due to a disability, please feel free to contact us directly on [email protected]

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Study Field
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
International Business
Management
Office Studies
Project Management
Economics
Human Resources
Hospitality Management
Retail & Merchandising
Tourism
C
Communication & Media Studies
Journalism & Writing
E
Aerospace Engineering
Air Traffic Control
Aircraft Maintenance Engineering
Aircraft Operation & Aviation
Automotive & Transport Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering & Construction
Communications Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
F
Food and Beverage Service
Butchery
Baking and Pastry-making
Cookery
Food Hygiene
Food & Hospitality (all other)
Beauty Therapy
Hairdressing
Personal Services (all other)
H
Anthropology
Geography
Classics
Criminology
Gender Studies
Indigenous Studies
International Development
Peace & Conflict
Refugees & Forced Migration
Archaeology
History
International Studies
I
Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Computer Graphics & Animation
Computer Science (all other)
Computer Systems and Networks
Cyber Security

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
Everyone at Foodstuffs is extremely supportive and will take time out of their day to help train you especially interns and graduates.

Amanda D’Souza

  • Graduate stories
Everyone at Foodstuffs is extremely supportive and will take time out of their day to help train you especially interns and graduates.

Amanda D’Souza

  • Graduate stories
I think anything is possible! I also believe if you want something bad enough, and put your mind to it, you can achieve anything.

Monique Pace

  • Graduate stories
I think anything is possible! I also believe if you want something bad enough, and put your mind to it, you can achieve anything.

Monique Pace

  • Graduate stories
Everyone at Foodstuffs is extremely supportive and will take time out of their day to help train you especially interns and graduates.

Amanda D’Souza

  • Graduate stories
Everyone at Foodstuffs is extremely supportive and will take time out of their day to help train you especially interns and graduates.

Amanda D’Souza

  • Graduate stories
I think anything is possible! I also believe if you want something bad enough, and put your mind to it, you can achieve anything.

Monique Pace

  • Graduate stories
I think anything is possible! I also believe if you want something bad enough, and put your mind to it, you can achieve anything.

Monique Pace