Leadership Development Program Associate Job at Avient in Barcelona, Barcelona provincia
Avient Corporation (formerly PolyOne Corporation), with 2019 revenues of $2.9 billion, provides specialized and sustainable material solutions that transform customer challenges into opportunities, bringing new products to life for a better world. Examples include:
Barrier technologies that preserve the shelf-life and quality of food, beverages, medicine and other perishable goods through high-performance materials that require less plastic
Light-weighting solutions that replace heavier traditional materials like metal, glass and wood, which can improve fuel efficiency in all modes of transportation
Breakthrough technologies that minimize wastewater and improve the recyclability of materials and packaging across a spectrum of end uses
Avient employs approximately 9,100 associates and is certified ACC Responsible Care® and a founding member of the Alliance to End Plastic Waste. For more information, visit www.avient.com
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Locations: Europe wide locations
As part of our European 18 month program, you will have the opportunity to gain a wide breadth of exposure and experience across our key Business Units in multiple locations in Europe. In addition, you will continue to grow and develop your career through on-the-job and formal training, coaching and mentoring.
At the end of the program, you will pursue your career either in Sales, Manufacturing or Technology/R&D.
Besides the on job and formal training, we offer you a long-term career path into a performing and rewarding workplace, teambuilding and network activities and a culture of values focus on Collaboration, Innovation and Excellence.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
You will navigate into our three 6-months rotational assignments in:
You will be exposed to customer service, plant operations, warehouse/logistics functions, travel within the sales territory and classroom training to gain a full overview of the assigned business unit. You will shadow experienced sales representatives to learn our Value Based Selling program.
You will gain fundamental knowledge of basic principles, theories and concepts of industry standards and practices to design, automate, modify, or develop facilities, testing, machines, equipment or processes used in processing or manufacturing products.
Research & Development:
You will be able to perform, coordinate, and manage experimental methods and protocols in an accurate and reproducible manner, analyze data and instrumental outputs, and write clear concise reports and assist in presentation of data to both internal and external customers.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
We want to consider you if you have the following:
Bachelor’s or Master degree in Marketing, Business, Science or Engineering
Fresh graduate or up to 2 years of experience including internship or student assignments
Desire to learn and make a difference into the Polymer/Chemical Industry
Mobile to follow the program
Good spoken and written communication skills
Good active listening skills
Ability to work independently and within a team environment
MS Office, SAP experience an asset
Languages: English fluent, additional European languages an asset.
EU Category B Driving License
PERKS AT WORK
Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, we also provide our associates with robust development programs such as Avient Academy, Lean Six Sigma, and various leadership workshops to allow for career growth in a variety of ways.
With workplace flexibility, health and wellness programs, casual dress days, and paid time off for community service, we are committed to building upon our positive momentum.
Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts.
We believe diversity of ideas and backgrounds gives us the creativity to be successful in a rapidly changing world. In support of this, we stress equality of opportunity for all qualified individuals in accordance with applicable laws. Decisions on hiring, promotion, development, compensation or advancement are based solely on a person’s qualifications, abilities, experience and performance.
At Avient, we strive for a culture of trust and engagement. Our associates are leading company initiatives such as Lead by Women, HYPE and Pride to advance diversity in professional and personal development. We also provide our associates with robust development programs such as Avient Academy, Lean Six Sigma, and various leadership workshops to allow for career growth in a variety of ways. With workplace flexibility, health and wellness programs, casual dress days, and paid time off for community service, we are committed to building upon our positive momentum.
Primary Location: ES-CT-Barcelona
Other Locations: BE-WNA-Namur, DE-BW-Rastatt, FR-V-Tossiat, LU-D-Wiltz, GB-ENG-Liverpool
Work Locations: ES Masies de Roda (Barcelona) Masies de Roda 08510
Job: Administrative Support
Job Posting: Feb 23, 2021, 5:58:11 AM
Company Location: Barcelona, Barcelona provincia