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Future Leaders Graduate Program 2022

  • 605366
  • All of Australia
  • Assistant Unit Manager
  • Operations
  • Other
  • Unit Manager
  • Fixed Term - Full Time
  • Full Time

We’re looking for our class of 2022 Graduates!

Our Future Leaders Graduate Program is designed to build and shape our future business leaders. We currently offer two Graduate Programs, providing  real ‘on the job’ experience whether you’re working in our remote mining camps and villages or at our Urban client sites which could include independent schools and universities, healthcare facilities, corporate and leisure sites, venues plus you may have the option to work at some of our Defence sites.

You’ll work across a range of departments and sectors giving you the opportunity to be ‘on the tools’ for a period of time, have access to business mentors, have short placements across our support functions and attend workshop style courses building key leadership skills and gaining the commercial skills and knowledge to run your own team or business unit upon successful completion of the program.

In addition to the on-job rotations you will have access to a business mentor, have short placements across our support functions and attend workshop style courses that will aid you in building key leadership skills and gaining the commercial skills to run your own team or business unit. 

Throughout the program you will:

  • Learn in a practical, hands-on and flexible work environment
  • Complete department rotations, including the opportunity to take on leadership roles throughout the program
  • Be allocated a mentor, and be supported by senior management within the organisation
  • Produce and present a Business Case to the senior leadership team in the final quarter of the program identifying opportunities that link to the organisations strategy
  • Be offered a competitive annual salary
  • Be guaranteed a position at the end of successful completion of the program

Why choose us?

You will be joining a business that is not only the global leader in Catering and Support Services but is truly committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace, has a workforce that undertakes a range on initiatives to ensure we have a positive impact on social and environmental issues and set the highest of standards for responsible business practice. You can find out more here.

We offer a competitive annual salary, paid training opportunities and a range of employee benefits as part of your graduate journey. The core structure of our program is designed to give you the opportunity to develop the key skills, behaviours and experiences you need to become a Future Leader of Compass Group. You’ll do this by a variety of ways:

Whether you join our Graduate Program on a FIFO (Fly in/Fly Out from Perth, Brisbane or Adelaide) basis in our ESS business or as part of our Urban business, this is what a successful candidate looks like:

  • In your final year of study at university or graduated within the past two years with a Bachelor’s Degree. Our previous Graduates have majored in: Business, Commerce, Finance, Tourism/Hospitality & Hotel Management
  • Have the ability and confidence to communicate with a range of stakeholders
  • Have exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Be adaptable, resilient and have a “glass half full” approach to life
  • You must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • If successful in securing a place in our #Classof2022, you will receive a formal offer of employment by October and you must be available to attend our Induction Training in January/February 2022

If this sounds like you and you’re someone who thrives on new challenges, wants to build your leadership skills, likes working in a diverse team environment, and consistently delivers to the highest quality, then you'll fit right in and we'd love to have you on our team. 

Compass Group is the largest contract foodservice company in the world employing over 500,000 people. We’re listed on the London Stock Exchange, are a FTSE 100 company and a Fortune Global 500 company. Due to that alone, your career opportunities with Compass Group can take you on a global journey if that’s what you want. In Australia, we employ over 11,000 people across 600+ client sites throughout all states and territories.

As a business, we embrace Equal Opportunity and promote diversity. We actively encourage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, men and women of all backgrounds, ages, sexual orientation and People with Disability to apply.

Please "Apply" now to join our Graduate Program! 

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