Reckitt Benckiser

​Type of Organisation
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Company

Employer Profile

Reckitt Benckiser (RB) is a hugely successful global FMCG company and a world leader in health, hygiene and home. With a purpose of delivering innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, RB is in the top 25 of companies listed on the London Stock Exchange. Today, RB is the global No 1 or No 2 in the majority of our fast-growing categories, driven by an exceptional rate of innovation. We have a strong portfolio led by 19 global powerbrands including Finish, Scholl, Nurofen, Strepsils, Mortein, Durex, Clearasil and Veet. RB people are at the heart of our success. We have an intense drive for achievement and a desire to outperform wherever they focus, including in sustainability, where we are Save the Children’s largest FMCG global partner and our sustainability projects have achieved a number of awards globally.



Locations where there are vacancies for graduates 

Sydney (Commercial Graduate & Internship and Supply Graduate programs), Auckland (Commercial Graduate Program)
 

Residency requirements for Graduates wishing to apply

Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only



Degree Subjects Required for Graduates wishing to apply

We recruit from a range of disciplines.



Employer Website

www.rb.com/careers/australia-new-zealand



Quotes from Current Graduates in response to the question "What are the positives of the job and employer?"

"Very well known house-hold brands; respect from other companies within industries (knowing us as working long hours & having far greater responsibilities than at some other firms)."

"Real responsibility of your own slice of business from the very beginning, Incredible exposure to the nitty-gritty parts of the business, Managers value your opinions and you can make a difference to the course of your brands, Work conferences. Opportunity for very quick career advancement, Exposure to both sales and marketing roles during programme, Exposure to senior management, Great support from HR, managers - very friendly employees."

"Excellent career progression opportunities. Very strong work ethic/company culture. Invaluable work experience from being able to work with well known global brands and large accounts that you wouldn't necessarily get from working with a smaller company."

"The company atmosphere and employees are a definite positive as well as the responsibility and opportunities given to graduates."

"Great environment, postive work culture, young staff, high responsibility, fast paced."

“RB gives you the opportunity to work on real campaigns right from the first day, and gives you the opportunity to really shape the future of the brand”

“At RB, every day is different, every day you are learning something new; both about yourself and the industry. You get taught real business skills that are nothing like what you learn at University”

"The level of responsibility, ownership, super quick career progression and exposure to senior management is fantastic! Beyond this, RB is a super social company and the people are so great that your colleagues quickly become your friends!"

“Being a Marketing Graduate definitely gives you ownership of a portfolio of products. It is like being a CEO of a small business, without the worry of putting your own money on the line!”

 

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