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PMO Apprenticeship

Job Description

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

Are you looking for an apprenticeship in the UK? Are you enthusiastic, numerate, IT proficient and a team player? If your answer is 'YES' we may have just the opportunity for you!

We have an exciting opportunity for a paid apprenticeship within our Project Management Team, where you will be able to gain valuable work experience in a global FMCG company plus gain the Associate Project Management Level 4 qualification.

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Project Management Apprentice to join our Project Management Team, based in Folkestone on a 24 month fixed-term contract starting in Spring/Summer 2021.

This is a great opportunity to get some ‘hands-on’ project management experience working closely with all functions across the European business.  You will work in a small but experienced team, on all projects including New Product Development and operational projects. The team is agile whilst working to a process.

As part of the Project Management Team you will have the opportunity to take on personal responsibility for a range of tasks and projects whilst receiving a tailored induction as well as regular feedback and reviews with your supervisor.

The Qualification

Over the 24 month contract you will gain the Associate Project Management Level 4 qualification.

It includes developing:

Your Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours in all areas of Project Management including project governance, stakeholder management, communication, planning, budgeting, scheduling, and risk management.

Who we are looking for

We welcome applications from anyone looking to undertake an industry apprenticeship in Project Management. Specifically, those on entry level roles if they are progressing into a project related field or role and those in a role involving management or monitoring of a project/series of projects or operational planning.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Flexible working style who can understand how to engage with different cultures.
  • Be able to demonstrate a “can do” attitude and desire to continuously improve.
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Be competent in MS Office, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

About Church & Dwight

You may be more familiar with our products than with our company name. Batiste dry shampoo, Pearl Drops Whitening tooth polish, Arm & Hammer baking soda toothpaste, Femfresh Intimate wash, Orajel toothache & ulcer relief, Sterimar natural sea water nasal spray and Nair hair removal products all of which form part of our exciting brands. We are continuing to grow our portfolio each year with new exciting acquisitions our newest including Viviscal, Toppik, Anusol, Waterpik and Flawless.

Church & Dwight UK Ltd are based in Folkestone, Kent, where we develop, produce & distribute many of our products and work with Sofibel in Paris and Church & Dwight GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany to form the European team. We are part of Church & Dwight Co. Inc. based in New Jersey, USA.

In the UK we employ over 370 people who undertake a range of roles from Research & Development & Marketing through to Purchasing, Production and Supply Chain. These teams are supported by departments such as Finance & Human Resources.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this opportunity and have the right to work in the UK, please visit our careers website and apply directly for the role. If you applied for the internship and you are interested in this role and meet the requirements please apply as above.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10th March 2021

For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.co.uk/

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Equal Employment Opportunity for the Disabled At Church & Dwight

As an equal opportunity employer, Church & Dwight is committed to providing access and opportunities to individuals with disabilities. Applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact 877-809-8449 or email their resume and cover letter to jobs@churchdwight.com. Please note that these options are available only to those needing an accommodation because of a medical condition or disability. All email submissions should include “Accommodation needed” in the subject line as well as information related to the specific position you are interested in (requisition number, job title, location, etc.). Church & Dwight will not respond to inquiries made to jobs@churchdwight.com or 877-809-8449 that are not related to accessibility of the online application system by persons with medical conditions or disabilities. To review Church & Dwight’s Equal Opportunities Employer Policy, click link below.

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