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Business Graduate Dulux Trade - Mid-2019 Start!

  • Sydney, NSW 2000 Any Employment


  • Job no: 3R4QD
  • Kick start your career with a market leader voted to be a Top Graduate Employer in 2018
  • Don't find yourself confined to a desk, a unique grad role involving hands-on learning while out in the field!
  • Don’t wait for 2020 – full time opportunity starting in mid-2019

The Opportunity

Calling all graduates or recent graduates interested in kick starting their career in sales, business operations and leadership!

We have a brand new and exciting opportunity for a new or recent Business graduate (i.e. graduated within the last 3 years) to join our graduate program.

Not only will you be given a unique chance to work as part of three of our various hard-working teams on 12-month consecutive rotations, you will be provided with ongoing training and development workshops and group events that will allow you to interact with your peers participating in other DuluxGroup graduate programs.

This is a rare opportunity to learn and grow in a hands-on role. You will be given the chance to get out from behind a desk with your first two rotations involving field-based learning opportunities out on the road and within our Dulux Trade Centre (DTC) stores! Your third and final rotation will see you based within our corporate office, continuing to learn and build upon the skills you have already gained.

You will receive great support from and exposure to our senior management teams and be able to experience first-hand the various environments in which we work within our business including on the road, within a Dulux Trade Store and also within our corporate offices. Receiving assessments and feedback along the way, you will be supported to develop and grow but also encouraged to spread your wings and make the most of every opportunity you have.


What you will bring and develop

A motivated go-getter, you will have worked hard for your degree and will have achieved a Credit average or above.

You will have a hunger for growth and development and have demonstrable leadership qualities and experience. With a desire to grow, learn and develop, you will be a real team player and confident in sharing your own ideas but also taking on board the feedback and ideas of those around you.

You will be willing to explore different areas of our business on our set three twelve-month rotation periods – this will give you a solid understanding of our business and provide you with valuable foundations to continue building your career upon!

Our successful candidate will also demonstrate;

  • The confidence and desire to get out into the field and learn all parts of our business before moving into a more specialised role
  • Hunger to continue learning and growing
  • Genuine desire to learn and understand our business from the ground up
  • Strong leadership qualities and ideally experience successfully leading a team
  • Confidence interacting with people of all backgrounds
  • A go-getter attitude and confidence to give all opportunities a go

Please note, our successful candidate MUST have permanent working rights within Australia and present an academic transcript (attached in your application) demonstrating a Credit average or above


What our current graduates enjoy about the program

“I like that my role is really diverse. There are no two days that are the same. Some days I am in store talking to our consumers and customers about our products, other days are spent talking with business owners about how Dulux can help them improve their procurement or service models to increase profitability or efficiencies in their own business, I could go on!”

“I really enjoy how empowered I am in this role. We are encouraged to ‘run the business as our own’ which means we really own our territory/account. Of course this means you will make mistakes, however we are trained and encouraged to figure out how we would go differently about things next time and always encouraged to continue learning and developing.”

“The diversity in our customers means no two days are the same and for this reason we are encouraged to be proactive, flexible and strategic. I’ve really enjoyed the focus on personal development the business has provided, which in turn continues to push me to be challenged and evolve the way in which I operate.”


Why DuluxGroup?

ASX Top 100 listed DuluxGroup is a manufacturer and marketer of premium branded products that enhance, protect, and maintain the places and spaces in which people live and work. DuluxGroup has a remarkable portfolio of brands and Dulux is the fourth most trusted brand in Australia. Icon brands include: Dulux, Berger, British Paints, Walpamur, Cabot’s, Feast Watson, Intergrain, B&D, Lincoln Sentry, Acratex, Selleys, Parchem, Porter’s, Concrete Plus, Rota Cota, Poly, Turtle Wax, Yates, Hortico, Thrive, Zero and Dynamic Lifter

Every day, in Australia and around the world, our people play an important role in helping our consumers to imagine and create better places and spaces in which to live and work. Our employees have collectively agreed upon four clear values. These values guide all of us at DuluxGroup to operate with integrity and in line with the expectations of our colleagues, our customers, shareholders and the communities within which we operate.

Employees within DuluxGroup often stay with the business for the long-term, which enables them to develop deep expertise in their area. DuluxGroup supports employee development throughout their career, offering on-the-job and formal training at all levels within the business. Through discussions with their manager, employees implement a training and development plan to support them to reach their potential.

This is a unique chance build your career with an iconic household brand and market leader!

Sound like you? To submit your application, please click “Apply” now, ensuring you attach both your CV and academic transcript.

  • Published on 02 Jul 2019, 9:44 PM