Business Stream

About the Program.

We are looking for future leaders who are passionate, hungry to learn and keen to make a difference in our industry, could that be you? Graduates who enter the Business stream will have access to areas of the business including Finance & Accounting, Marketing & Communications, Operations, Strategy and Human Resources (HR).

You will work alongside experts in the field and develop the skills and knowledge to give you a solid foundation to build your career.

You will have the opportunity to move into a wide range of exciting positions during your career adventure at Fonterra. 

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Our finance team acts as a commercial business partner ingrained across the Co-op to drive sustainable performance and enable our strategy. As a graduate in this department you will have the opportunity to work with our Strategy Commercial team as well as some of our technical specialists including: Accounting, Milk Pay, Financial Controlling Planning & Reporting, and Systems & Data Integrity and Strategy. 

Human Resources.

People are at the heart of what we do, so our HR team are key to ensuring we have the right culture to attract, retain and develop the best people to deliver on our strategy. The HR rotation will provide you with exposure to a wide variety of roles across our HR function. You will have the opportunity to become a trusted partner enabling our people and will spend time in ER/IR Advising, Business Partnering and Health Safety & Wellbeing, and HR Administration.

Head Office Operations.

With a very experienced team and a whole range of roles you will enjoy a diverse and deep-learning rotation to grow your understanding of our business. Here we will give you an overview of our Optimization & Continuous Improvement division, Procurement, Reporting and Projects.

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