Consumer Goods & FMCG

Consumer Goods & FMCG

Big consumer goods (FMCG) companies are typically responsible for household-name branded goods and recruit large numbers of graduates. This is traditionally one of the most sought-after sectors for graduate employment and there’s a huge amount of competition for places on FMCG graduate schemes, so make use of our advice to give yourself an edge in your applications and interviews.

Sector Career Advice

Thinking of entering the FMCG sector? Read on to find out more about its resilience as an industry.
The business of keeping the consumer happy involves various roles played by different individuals from multiple departments within FMCG companies.
gradmalaysia.com dishes out some insight into four areas of work you could get into in the FMCG industry.
Buying revolves around products, the industry and customers. While the basic skills of a buyer can be transferred to any organisation, a clear understanding of your company’s brand and target audience is essential.
Logistics or distribution is all about ensuring an effective supply chain. It’s absolutely crucial to manufacturing, retail organisations and many other operations that goods are stored and ready for use when needed, and delivered safely, at the right time, to the right place and in the correct quantities.
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