Marketing Graduate - York

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  • Salary: £30,000

In Summary

Two-Year Marketing Graduate Scheme with The Nestlé Academy

Job Description

What can you expect?
Our two-year scheme immerses you in the world of big brand marketing, working across one of three businesses: Purina, Confectionery or Nestlé Professional.

Join at Assistant Brand Manager level to understand the fundamentals of marketing and brand management at Nestlé. Year 1 you will learn the foundations and could work on communication, innovation, renovation and shopper marketing projects. 
In your 2nd year, you will continue to take on more responsibility, owning projects and working cross functionally with other functions e.g. manufacturing, sales etc. 

Work in Nestlé Professional and you’ll spend the first year working with comms on building assets and other marketing materials.
In the second year, you could transfer to our Sales team, finding out how it links to Marketing and giving you broader commercial experience.
You’ll also work cross-functionally, building relationships beyond Nestlé Professional, such as with Supply Chain and Sales, to create confectionery solutions for our brands.

Join us and you’ll:

  • Prepare yourself for a rewarding career in big brand marketing
  • Support Brand Managers in the creation and delivery of three-year plans
  • Lead cross-functional teams to bring innovation and creative to life
  • Analyse data from multiple sources to create action plans
  • Lead internal and external (agency) teams to deliver communications projects
  • Effectively manage marketing spend and be the consumer champion for your brand

About Us

Nestlé Academy has built its reputation as a continual innovator over a history of more than a century and a half.
So for an ambitious Marketing Graduate, it really is the best of both worlds.
A safe, secure business with which to build a successful career but, also, the kind of employer that encourages you to try new ways of doing things.

That’s why we’re now looking for people who love exploring ideas. Does that sound like you?
For example, have you been weighing up which of the world’s biggest brands could get your career off to the best start, now that you’ve graduated or will be graduating soon?
That bold, impressive ability to look critically at your choices is just what we want to see from the next generation of Nestlé innovators.

Additional Information

Who are we looking for?
No one day is the same in Marketing. We are looking for real problem solvers to support our brands in the creation and delivery of our 3 year plans. You could be leading cross functional teams to bring innovation to life, will need to analyse data from multiple sources to create clear action plans, lead internal and external teams (agencies) to create and deliver communication projects e.g. digital, shopper marketing, effectively manage marketing spend and be the consumer champion for your brand and apply this to all elements of the role.

If you’re curious, love solving problems and are passionate about brands, this is an outstanding opportunity to develop your marketing skills and apply them in a business critical role.
You’ll need great analytical skills and the ability to draw conclusions from complex data, turning it into actionable plans for the business.

There’s never been a better opportunity to develop your Marketing career.
To apply we are looking for you to hold a degree, but it can be in any discipline.
We are more interested in your behaviours and how you will fit in with our business.


Build a career filled with innovation. Apply today at the link below.

  • Scheme Type: Graduate
  • Date Added: 28 September 2020
  • Start Date: The role starts between August and September 2021