Sector Guide

Where could you work?

Manufacturing

Want to work on cutting-edge technologies? Do you enjoy being part of something bigger than yourself? Then this sector could have the perfect opportunity for you. In the manufacturing industry, you will use your engineering knowledge to help transform the best ideas and innovations into reality.

P&G at a glance

Key facts:

  • The world’s largest consumer goods company with brands including Always®, Charmin®, Braun®, Fairy®, Febreze®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Oral B®, Pantene®, Pampers®, Tide®, and Vicks®
  • P&G brands are sold in 180 countries and used by 5 billion people
  • More than 120,000 employees globally
  • Sites spanning the UK, with operations in Surrey, Greater London, Reading, Manchester, Skelmersdale, Harrogate, Newcastle upon Tyne and Dublin
  • Externally recognised by Gartner, as one of four supply chain Masters, recognising long-term consistent excellence
  • 181 year history

Discipline groups recruited...

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

Opportunities & Benefits:

P&G recruits the finest people in the world, because they develop talents almost exclusively from within. This means graduates won’t just get their first job out of university, they are being hired with the expectation that they will grow into one of P&G’s future leaders.

P&G offers a career with responsibility from day one; and a variety of challenging roles that develop skills; supported by world-class, industry-recognised training. A career in manufacturing at P&G means you’ll be at the centre of building some of the world’s best brands, working with cutting-edge technologies, helping to innovate new products and driving cost-efficient solutions which improve the lives of the world’s consumers.

From the start you will be offered more than just a competitive salary. Benefits include stock ownership, private medical insurance, life assurance and a competitive pension offering. There are also lots of social benefits such as flexible working and vibrant living programmes, and you can also look forward to regular salary revisions.