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Kraft Heinz Company New Zealand

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  • #2 in Retail, sales and consumer goods
  • 50,000 - 100,000 employees

Kraft Heinz Graduate Programme

Auckland, Hawke's Bay
Our programme will be split into two streams - Corporate and Technical and will divide across three sections.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Graduate Job
Start Date
31 Jan 2020

Application dates

Applications Open
4 Apr 2019
Applications Close
4 Apr 2020

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor
Graduation Results
75 - 84% WAM (Distinction)
Accepting International Applications
No
Degrees Accepted
B
Accounting, Commerce & Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business Administration & Management
Economics
Human Resources
Leisure, Hospitality, Tourism & Retail
Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations
Transport, Logistics & Procurement
C
Communication & Media Studies
Fashion & Beauty
Film & TV
Fine Arts
Graphic Design & Visual Arts
Journalism & Writing
Music
Performing Arts
Photography
Creative Arts (all other)
E
Aerospace Engineering & 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)
H
Anthropology & Geography
Classics
Criminology
Development, Migration & Gender
Archaeology & History
International Studies
Languages, Literature & Linguistics
Librarianship & Curatorial Studies
Philosophy
Politics & Policy Studies
Psychology & Counselling
Social Work & Sociology
Theology & Comparative Religion
Humanities (all other)
Social Science (all other)
Liberal Arts
M
Psychology & Counselling
Audiology & Speech Pathology
Biomedical Science
Chiropractic & Osteopathy
Dentistry & Dental Science
Exercise & Sports Science
Health Administration
Medicine & Medical Science
Naturopathy, Acupuncture & Complementary Medicine
Nursing & Midwifery
Nutrition & Dietetics
Occupational Therapy
Optometry, Ophthalmology & Orthoptics
Paramedic Science
Pharmacy & Pharmacology
Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation
Podiatry
Public Health
Radiography
Medical & Health Sciences (all other)
Medical Technology
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
L
Justice & Law Enforcement
Law
Legal Studies
P
Architecture & Interior Design
Building & Construction
Property, Land & Real Estate
Quantity Surveying
Sustainable Development
Urban Design & Town Planning
S
Agricultural Science & Management
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Science
Food Science
Forensic Science
Genetics
Geology
Laboratory Technology
Marine Science
Physics & Astronomy
Veterinary Science
Sciences (all other)
T
Curriculum Studies
Early Childhood Education
General Education Studies
Primary Teaching
Secondary Teaching
Special Education
Tertiary Education
TESOL
Vocational Education & Training

Our programme will be split into two streams - Corporate and Technical and will divide across three sections: a week-long induction with both technical and corporate graduates, 4-week cross functional learning across NZ sites, and a functional placement with a 10-month project.

THE NZ KRAFT HEINZ TECHNICAL GRADUATE PROGRAMME

Induction:
During your first week induction, you will be introduced to each division in Kraft Heinz NZ, working alongside your graduate peers (both technical and corporate) to complete a range of onboarding case studies to get to know the business.

Functional Learning:
Auckland Head Office and Field
After your induction, you will remain in Auckland and spend the next 2-weeks at the Head Office and on the frontline, heading in-store with our Territory Managers. You will be exposed to our Marketing, Finance and Category Development teams, whilst also getting the opportunity to see the Field team negotiate with Customer (supermarket) buyers.

Hastings On-site:
After your induction, you will travel to Hastings to spend 2-weeks at our 3 factories in the area, including our largest site in NZ. These weeks will provide insight into the behind the scenes operations, building your end-to-end knowledge of Kraft Heinz and the FMCG industry.

Some highlights of past Graduate onsite visits:

  • Walking the production lines with Manufacturing
  • The opportunity to mirror managers in the biggest cannery in the southern hemisphere
  • A visit to the crops to watch the Agriculture team in action
  • Exposure to innovation with R&D, creating new recipes for our beloved brands
  • An understanding of how we deliver the highest standard products to our customers with Quality team
  • A tour of the National Distribution Centre to see the Supply Chain in action
  • Placement and Project

Following this you will go into the third phase of the programme, you will be assigned to a function within the technical space in Hastings working within the team on their Rituals and Routines. During this time, you will work on a 10-month project which you will present to the business at the end of the year.

Technical placements include:

  • Research and Development
  • Operations
  • Engineering
  • Quality
  • Manufacturing


THE NZ KRAFT HEINZ CORPORATE GRADUATE PROGRAMME

Induction
During your first week induction, you will be introduced to each division in Kraft Heinz NZ, working alongside your graduate peers (both technical and corporate) to complete a range of onboarding case studies to get to know the business.

Functional Learning
Hastings On-site
After your induction, you will travel to Hastings to spend 2-weeks at our 3 factories in the area, including our largest site in NZ, in the area. These weeks will provide insight into the behind the scenes operations, building your end-to-end knowledge of Kraft Heinz and the FMCG industry.

Some highlights of past Graduate onsite visits:

  • Walking the production lines with Manufacturing
  • The opportunity to mirror managers in the biggest cannery in the southern hemisphere
  • A visit to the crops to watch the Agriculture team in action
  • Exposure to innovation with R&D, creating new recipes for our beloved brands
  • An understanding of how we deliver the highest standard products to our customers with Quality team
  • A tour of the National Distribution Center to see the Supply Chain in action
  • Auckland Head Office and Field
  • You will then return to Auckland to spend the next 2-weeks back at the Head Office and on the frontline, heading in-store with our Territory Managers. You will be exposed to our Marketing, Finance and Category Development teams, whilst also getting the opportunity to see the Field team negotiate with Customer (supermarket) buyers.

Placement and Project
Following this you will go into the third phase of the programme, you will be assigned to a function within the corporate and commercial space working within the team on their Rituals and Routines. During this time, you will also work on a 10-month project which you will present to the business at the end of the year.

Corporate placements:

  • Sales
  • Category Development
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Corporate Supply Chain
  • Human Resources

Graduate Success Stories


Kraft Heinz Graduate Monique Jean Macalister Profile
  • Graduate stories
I work with amazing people and love being able to interact with them daily. R&D is very central to the organization and therefore requires a high degree of communication with multiple functions

Monique Jean Macalister

  • Graduate stories
I work with amazing people and love being able to interact with them daily. R&D is very central to the organization and therefore requires a high degree of communication with multiple functions

Monique Jean Macalister

Kraft Heinz Graduate Monique Jean Macalister Profile
  • Graduate stories
I work with amazing people and love being able to interact with them daily. R&D is very central to the organization and therefore requires a high degree of communication with multiple functions

Monique Jean Macalister

  • Graduate stories
I work with amazing people and love being able to interact with them daily. R&D is very central to the organization and therefore requires a high degree of communication with multiple functions

Monique Jean Macalister