Dawn Meats, one of Europe’s leading food companies, has launched a call for recruits for its Brighter Futures Graduate Programme.
The premium meat processor’s two-year programme offers one-to-one coaching, dedicated mentors, a bespoke management development programme and fast-track career progression opportunities through on-the-job and specific external training.
Programme recruits can develop careers in the areas of accounting and finance, agriculture and livestock procurement, engineering, food safety and quality, health, safety and environmental, human resources, new product development, marketing, production and operations and sales and commercial.
The group has a €2 billion + turnover, over 7,200 employees in 15 countries and 22 processing facilities, which collectively service diverse markets in some 50 countries.
The group has a network of over 20,000 Irish and British farmer suppliers and processes more than 3 million lambs per annum and in excess of 1 million cattle per year.
Dawn Meats is a supplier of choice to a range of leading local, national, and international supermarkets, food service and manufacturing businesses, who, are “attracted” to Dawn Meat’s commitment to sustainability and quality.
Career opps with Dawn Meats
A spokesperson for the company said: “As a family-owned and managed company, Dawn Meats has a real sense of place in the community through the geographically diverse team members, farmer suppliers and many consumers who enjoy our products on a daily basis.”
“Our team members are a diverse and inclusive community of passionate people striving to make a difference.”
“We make every effort to ensure they feel a valued part of the business and that they, in turn, value the opportunities that arise from working with Dawn Meats.”
“Experience is the best teacher, which is why at Dawn Meats, you are given real responsibility from the start.”
“Combined with formal training, you will work with passionate, talented people who will provide invaluable training on the job, plus dedicated mentors, first-class coaching, direct access to senior leaders, opportunities to undertake assignments, secondments and innovative project work across the business and investment in blue chip residential offsite training.”
“With no pre-conceived ideas and no limit on your career path, your skills and experiences can be uniquely tailored to the multitude of career opportunities within Dawn Meats.”
We recognise the importance of continuous development and work closely with recognised management development institutes in Ireland and the UK to develop our graduates as managers of the future,” the spokesperson concluded.
The programme seeks candidates, who have an appropriate qualification, strong interpersonal skills and self-motivated, a desire to take on responsibility.
The closing date for applications is June 30th, 2023 and you can email – [email protected]