Kraft Heinz

Type of Organisation

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)

Employer Profile

As the name suggests, the Kraft Heinz Company came into being following the merger of Kraft Foods Group and Heinz in 2015. Kraft was founded by a Canadian American cheese seller called James L. Kraft in 1903. By the time of the merger, it was a giant American food manufacturing and processing conglomerate headquartered in Chicago. Its products were sold in over 170 countries.

 

Heinz was founded by Pennsylvanian entrepreneur Henry J. Heinz in 1869. By the time of the merger it was, like Kraft, a behemoth, manufacturing food products on six continents and selling its famous brands – Golden Circle, Greenseas, Heinz, HP Sauce and Weight Watchers – across 200 countries. The merger resulted in a food industry leviathan with a commanding grip on the beverage, convenience food, dairy food and snack food industries.

 

Today, Kraft Heinz are one of the largest global food and beverage companies, with a portfolio that is a diverse mix of iconic and emerging brands. In 2019 we generated $25bn in net sales and have offices and sites based in over 40 countries. As the guardians of over 200 brands and the creators of innovative products, we're dedicated to the sustainable health of our people and our planet.

 

Locations where there are vacancies for graduates

Vacancies across Australia and New Zealand

 

Residency requirements for Graduates wishing to apply

Australia and New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents only

 

Roles available for Graduates 

Marketing, Sales, Commercial Strategy, Foodservice, Finance, IT, Human Resources, Legal, Engineering, Manufacturing, Food Science, Supply Chain, Quality

Degree Subjects Required for Graduates wishing to apply

At Kraft Heinz, we’re not interested in where you’re from or what you studied. What really matters to us is great talent. We want agile future leaders with a passion and eagerness to learn about all aspects of our business. We provide graduates with the training, resources and ownership to grow and advance their careers, wherever that may be.

Employer Website

https://careers.kraftheinz.com/careers/StudentsPrograms

What do recent graduates say are the best things about working with us?

"They care about the wellbeing of the individual and their personal development, particularly within the grad program. There is also flexible working arrangements and opportunities for growth."

"Company culture, ability to progress quickly, recognition, opportunities"

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