In line with Coca-Cola Hellenic strategic focus on talent acquisition and development, Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC), leader in the non-alcoholic beverage industry has commenced activities for the Coca-Cola Hellenic 2017 Management Trainee Programme. The programme is designed to select only the very best of young talents to play key roles in the Company’s future growth story
The Director, Human Resources of NBC, Mrs. Grace Omo-Lamai said, “The programme is geared towards preparing the trainees to become high performing managers and ready to take on key roles within the company. It will also provide the successful candidates a unique opportunity to gain professional training within a dynamic work environment characterised by diversity, inclusion and high-performance culture.”
She said that in line with the Coca-Cola Hellenic core values of Excellence and Learning, successful candidates would undergo an intensive and comprehensive management programme, adding that only successful trainees who demonstrate high-performance mindset will be fast tracked into the Company’s leadership.
Speaking on the series of activities lined up for the programme, Grace disclosed that participants are poised to experience an intellectually and technically rewarding session stating that the programme have been structured to accommodate individuals located in designated parts of the country where the company plants are located.
According to her, trainees will be exposed to classroom sessions and on-the-job training experience in any of plants located in Abuja, Asejire, Benin, Challawa, Enugu, Ikeja, Jos, Kaduna, Maiduguri, Owerri and Port Harcourt.
Speaking further, Omo-Lamai noted that NBC remains committed to supporting government’s drive in reducing the unemployment in the country hence the introduction of this programme. She said with the scheme, it is certain that not only will employment rises but skills multiplied to address some other challenges affecting the country.
NBC is an equal opportunity employer and a member of the Coca-Cola Hellenic Group, operating in 28 countries across Europe, Asia and Africa with widely spread production plants and full distribution coverage across Nigeria. NBC has continued to maintain its leadership role in its sector as an employer of choice and a great place to work, promoting diversity and sound workplace practices. The Company which celebrated its 65 years of presence in the Nigerian economy last November, provides livelihood to hundreds of thousands in its value chain. Successful candidates in the Management Trainee Programme would have the rare privilege of building their career in a world class company.