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Unilever Future Leaders Programme

This 3-year Graduate Programme is designed to prepare Unilever’s Future Leaders (UFL) by giving them challenging jobs/roles that prepare them for business leadership roles. The Programme encompasses rotations within and across functions in an accelerated learning environment. This includes international stints, extended leadership contact, formal training and professional development.

During your programme, your line manager will formally appraise your performance at regular intervals and provide feedback and coaching to build on your key strengths and development areas. You will receive a buddy and functional contacts who will be you support throughout the whole programme.

Key facts on the Unilever Future Leaders Programme

  • Starting Salary: £30,000
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: minimum 2.1 degree
  • Degree required: We accept all disciplines across functions (except for Supply Chain and Research and Development)

Rewards and Benefits

You will start on a competitive salary which we will review every 12 months to ensure that your compensation is in line with progression towards being rewarded as a high-performing manager.

At Unilever, agile working is a fundamental part of our culture. This means that, where your role allows you to, you’re empowered to work anywhere at any time, providing the needs of the business are met – offering greater flexibility, freedom, and a work-life balance that works for you!

On top of this, you will also receive:

  • a generous annual bonus that reflects your performance and the performance of the business
  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • £500 joining bonus if you have a Master’s and £2,000 if you come to us with a PhD
  • free private health insurance, subject to tax
  • eligibility to participate in our employee shares investment scheme and share in Unilever’s success
  • a market-leading pension scheme
  • access to sport, leisure, and discounted staff shop facilities at different Unilever sites, and a broad range of high-street discounts
  • relocation support when moving placements

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How to contact us

If you have any questions about the opportunities we currently have available or your application to us, please contact us on:

Freephone UK: 08081642255 or 01635 584145

Freephone Ireland: 0035316950371

Email: enquiry@unilevergraduates.com

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