Business Graduate Program - Early 2020 Start

Northeast Quadrant

Graduate development program with pathway to early General Management. Three structured rotations. Market leading B2B with $1bn+ revenue.

  • Clear pathway to business unit management
  • Full graduate training, development and mentoring
  • Hands-on business operations
Looking for challenge, autonomy and the opportunity to influence business results? Do you want a fast pathway into general management? Then consider this opportunity with a market leader with a great track record of developing recent graduates for general management roles.

The organisation is the Australian division of an international group. They are highly successful, B2B market leaders with a network of around 250 business units nationally, supplying a vast network of trades customers.

Their management development program is designed to move recent graduates through their operations, gaining the skills and experience over three years, to become a business unit manager. That means P&L responsibility after three years. Beyond that your career will continue into more senior executive positions.

You start in a hands-on role working in a business unit. There are multiple locations from throughout Brisbane and the Gold Coast. But you'll be assigned to a location convenient to where you live.

You will gain experience across all business operations while being supported in a structured management training program with senior executive mentoring. This will involve rotations and training in operations and warehouse management, sales and negotiation skills, product knowledge, leadership, people management and financial management. The career rewards include an early pathway to general management, way faster than your peers, a competitive base salary and significant profit sharing based on business results.

The characteristics of successful candidates are:
  • Motivated by challenge and proving yourself in a competitive business environment
  • Thinks and reacts quickly to new situations
  • Persuades and motivates others
  • Strong customer and sales orientation
  • Enjoys working in a hands-on, customer facing role
  • Comfortable building relationships with trades based customers
Your background will include:
  • A positive attitude with a record of goal achievement
  • An outgoing personality, with the ability to persuade and motivate others
  • Completion of a relevant degree, no earlier than 2017
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Drivers license (P is ok)
  • Full working rights in Australia at the time of application
To apply you can email or register your resume and a one page cover letter online. For inquiries please contact Peter Pychtin, Northeast Quadrant Consulting. Phone: 02 9419 6811