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Graduate Development Programme



Are you looking for a first class graduate programme in a unique business?

Then you are in exactly the right place! The Fuller’s Graduate Development Programme is a challenging, three year programme which allows you to experience all aspects of our exciting business. Few other programmes can offer such a diverse exposure to all areas of the brewing, pub and hotel industry.

Based at our brewery in Chiswick, West London, our unique programme will give you an insight into all aspects of our business, from brewing to beer exporting. You will spend time in ‘real’ roles in areas such as:

  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Pubs, Inns and Hotels
  • Beer Brewing, Packing and Distribution
  • Energy Projects

Our carefully designed programme starts in September each year with a whistle stop tour of the business before the first placement begins. All of our placements allow you to contribute significantly to our business alongside your personal development. Your first placements are selected for you based on the information from the recruitment process but as the programme progresses you will be able to influence your placement roles based on your career aspirations and development needs. As a smaller organisation we are able to be flexible to suit your needs as an individual.

Once the programme has been successfully completed you will be considered for senior roles across our business best suited to your strengths and career aspirations. With the right attitude and commitment, there are no limits to where you could find yourself.

About You

We are looking for exceptional people to become the future leaders of our business. Individuals with drive, passion and natural leadership will thrive on our development programme. You should not only be able to make a great first impression but also be able to communicate and influence to make a difference to our business.

At Fuller’s we all believe passionately in our values of quality, service and pride. You will be the kind of person who is happy to learn from others, flexible in your approach and be prepared to get involved.

We welcome applications from graduates with a 2:1 or above in any discipline.

Training & Development

Alongside your placements you will take part in a structured training and development programme. You will learn about what makes our business tick, build your personal impact and influencing and develop your leadership and management skills.

Whilst your placement manager focuses on your day-to-day development your Graduate Programme leader will manage your placement rotations and support you to achieve your long-term career goals. You will also have a graduate buddy to help you settle in to Fuller’s and a mentor to support your on-going success.

Rewards & Benefits

The starting salary is £24,000 with annual salary reviews based on individual and company performance. The package also includes 25 days holiday, private medical insurance and a contributory pension scheme.

We also offer a company discount card that entitles you to 15% off in our managed pubs and a staff allowance that allows you to experience our great products free of charge.

The Process

Our process is designed to give us the best opportunity to get to know you and your potential. It also gives you the opportunity to get to know what it is really like to work for Fuller’s.

The application process has four key stages:

  • On-line application
  • Telephone discussion
  • Assessment day at Griffin Brewery
  • Final interview

Please note we welcome applications from current employees of Fuller's as well as external applicants.

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