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Graduate Programs

Who We Look For

You'll fit in best if you are ambitious, curious, entrepreneurial and results-driven. We are looking for our future leaders so you will have undertaken some form of leadership position either inside or outside of university.

In addition to the above, you will have the following attributes:

  • Driven: We are a company of owners and strive every day to make our company better to create a better world. Our graduates are highly motivated; they seek out challenges that will keep them growing and they own their results.
  • Passionate: Our graduates are passionate about our products, our ethos and our culture. Everything we do is geared towards creating enduring bonds with consumers through brands and experiences that bring people together.
  • Persistent: Not every day as a graduate is easy, you will be challenged and you will be stretched. Our graduates are adaptable, they push to overcome obstacles and keep going because they want to get results.
  • Innovative: Our people are continually trying to improve how things are done. As a graduate your fresh thinking will challenge the status quo and always look for positive change.

Global Management Trainee

We believe that for our business to be the best and to grow sustainably we need to develop the people who will lead that growth. We need the Managers of tomorrow.

Working on real projects from the outset, our global management trainee program is the first step in a global career. From your induction to your end-of-program presentation, you'll be treated as one of our future leaders. You'll learn about running one of the world's most successful businesses and where you will fit in best.

Primarily though, you will be learning about management; about how to be a leader in a company that is intent on being and remaining a world-class organisation. This will include learning from feedback and understanding that we are a team, where individuals are never afraid to learn, to make mistakes and develop, it’s all a part of becoming great leaders.

The Program
This world class graduate program follows a structured, full-time 10-month program where you'll learn about our entire business. This covers everything from supply, logistics, sales, marketing and trade marketing through to information and business services. You'll also learn about our other functions - people, legal and corporate affairs, procurement and finance.

To be eligible you will have graduated in 2017 or be graduating in 2018 with a Bachelor, Masters (or equivalent) degree from any of the following disciplines:

  • Business, Economics, Marketing, Sales, Finance, Science, Engineering, Law or IT
Global Management Trainee
Applications open March 2018
ABInBev Global Management Trainee Program

Supply Management Trainee

The Supply Management Trainee program is the program for talented and ambitious graduates interested in pursuing a career as a leader within Supply and Manufacturing. In this full time12 month program, you will build technical expertise, learn about our local and global business, have direct exposure to senior leaders and complete rotations through Packaging, Brewing, Maintenance, Logistics and Supply Chain.

Supply is a choice that will build your leadership, project and general management skills. Specifically you will learn the technical and practical challenges of our business, with the opportunities to improve on what we already do well and introduce new ways to be the best.

To be eligible you will have graduated in 2016 or be graduating in 2017 with a Bachelor or Masters degree from the following disciplines:

  • Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical, Process, Production or Electrical)
  • Science (Bio-chemistry, micro-biology, brewing/food science or pharmacy)
Supply Management Trainee
Applications open March 2018

Commercial Management Trainee

The Commercial program is designed to attract the brightest, most driven graduates interested in pursuing a career as a commercial leader, impacting sales and revenue growth, financial performance and product portfolio performance.

In this full time 12 month program you will experience an in-depth 10 week company induction before stepping into your first role in the trade. In role you will have the opportunity to add value and have impact from day one. You will be coached with a direct mentor and your career accelerated at the speed of your growth and achievement.

To be eligible you will have graduated in 2017 or be graduating in 2018 with a Bachelor, Masters (or equivalent) degree from any of the following disciplines:

  • Business, Economics, Marketing, Sales, Finance, Science, Engineering, Law or IT
Commercial Management Trainee
Applications open March 2018

The recruitment process:

We take selecting the right candidates for our Management Trainee program as seriously as making great beer. Our selection process is designed to ensure you are the right person for our program and equally that CUB/ABI will be the right place for you to thrive. The selection process consists of six stages:

  • Online Application (online)
  • Online Assessments (online)
  • Individual Case Study (in person)
  • Individual Interview (in person)
  • ABI Business Simulation Day (in person)
  • Panel Interview (in person)
  • Offer

Over 80% of our leadership have taken part in our training programs