Launch Your Career with Olam Agri's 2024 Graduate Trainee Programme

Are you a fresh graduate eager to kickstart your career with a leading global agribusiness? Look no further than the Olam Agri Graduate Trainee Programme 2024! This is your chance to gain invaluable experience across various departments, from Procurement to Human Resources, and Finance. Wondering how to apply and what qualifications you need? Keep reading to uncover the details and transform your future!

Olam Agri Graduate Trainee Programme

The Olam Agri Graduate Trainee Programme offers a golden opportunity for recent graduates to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and practical workplace skills. This comprehensive 12-month training programme is designed to provide exposure to various aspects of our business through cross-functional projects, shadow assignments, and field sales. We are seeking talented and motivated individuals to join our team in roles across Procurement, Human Resources, Finance, and Learning & Development (L&D).

Location Nigeria (Flexible)
Job Type Multiple Roles
Qualifications Bachelor’s degree, Minimum second-class upper
Experience 0-2 years in relevant fields
Skills Communication, Teamwork, Problem-Solving
NYSC Must have completed
Relocation Open to working across different locations
Programme Length 12 months

Graduate Trainee Opportunities

Graduate Trainee – Procurement


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related fields from a recognised institution.
  • Minimum second-class upper grade.
  • 0-2 years of relevant work experience.
  • Flexibility to be located in Kano, Kaduna, or Ilorin as required.

Graduate Trainee – Human Resources / L&D


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Relations & Personnel Management or Business Administration from a recognised institution.
  • Minimum second-class upper grade.
  • 0-2 years of work experience in Human Resources.

Graduate Trainee – Finance


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance from a recognised institution.
  • Minimum second-class upper grade.
  • 0-2 years of relevant work experience.

Essential Skills and Experience

To succeed in these roles, you must:

  • Have completed the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme.
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exhibit agility, energy, and vigour in your work approach.
  • Possess strong teamwork and collaboration skills.
  • Show proficiency in problem-solving, critical analysis, and creative thinking.
  • Be willing to learn, adapt to new situations, and embrace a growth mindset.
  • Be open to relocation and working across various locations within Nigeria.

Life with Us at Olam Agri

Joining the Olam Agri Graduate Trainee Scheme means becoming part of a dynamic team where your role in Procurement, Finance, Human Resources, or L&D will be crucial to our success. This programme offers real-world experience through live projects, with the potential for confirmation upon successful completion. We believe in nurturing your potential to make significant impacts within our organisation.

Our Core Values

  • Entrepreneurial: We encourage innovation and initiative in all our endeavours.
  • Collaborative: Teamwork and partnership are at the heart of what we do.
  • Sustainable: We are committed to sustainable practices in every aspect of our business.
  • Resourceful: We make the most of our resources to achieve our goals.
  • Agile: We adapt swiftly to changing circumstances and challenges.

Sparked Your Interest?

If you are ready to embark on a promising career path with Olam Agri, we encourage you to apply for the Olam Agri Graduate Trainee Programme 2024. Visit Olam Agri Graduate Trainee Application to submit your application.

Joining Olam Agri means becoming part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and sustainable growth. We look forward to welcoming you to our dynamic workforce and supporting your professional journey.

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