KUCHING:  The Heineken Asia Pacific Graduate Programme (APGP) will be accepting applications from Oct 7 to Nov 7 for its 2020 intake.

Heineken Malaysia Berhad (Heineken Malaysia) encourages all ambitious and eager Malaysian graduates to apply for the chance to enjoy accelerated career progression under the expert guidance of Heineken’s senior business leaders across the Asia Pacific region.

Graduates will get the opportunity to rotate between four assignments every six months during the 24-month programme.

The first assignment will take place at Home Operating Company (OpCo) — Heineken Malaysia, followed by two assignments, each taking place in one of the more than 20 Heineken OpCos across Asia Pacific.

Graduates will return to Heineken Malaysia for their last APGP assignment, experiencing a role in a different function.

Those who embrace the challenge of working in a high-paced, dynamic industry will fit right into the APGP.

A media statement issued by Heineken Malaysia said the programme, designed to nurture future leaders in the region, offered graduates with both formal and on-the-job leadership training, including management level mentorship.

“Exposure to different working environments in three countries guarantees graduates a borderless platform for both professional and personal growth.

“The APGP is an excellent opportunity for us to introduce young talents to a promising career with Heineken in Malaysia and across the Asia Pacific region. Our graduates from previous batches of the APGP have been playing a crucial role in their respective function during and after the programme.

“We look forward to welcoming a new batch of graduates for the APGP 2020 intake. We are confident that the cross-cultural and cross-functional approach that the APGP offers will empower graduates to Go Places with Heineken and acquire an advantageous array of skills,” said its managing director Roland Bala.

Heineken APGP is open to Malaysian graduates from a wide range of backgrounds, including but not limited to commerce, economics, accounting, finance, manufacturing, engineering, technology, food science, marketing, communications, law, amongst others.

Interested candidates can find out more about the programme via the official website: https://careers.theheinekencompany.com/APGP/.