Graceco Limited Graduate Management Trainee Programme


Applications are open for Graceco Limited Graduate Management Trainee Programme. The Management Trainee Programme is targeted at young, bright, ambitious and talented Nigerian graduates who desire a career in a world class food processing and manufacturing company.

Company Profile

Graceco is a confectioneries company built on a history of quality and innovation that began literally fourty years. Graceco Limited is a combination of the industrial production activities of two family owned companies; Gracekal Enterprises Limited and Bakers World Limited. The company's main activities includes processing, packaging and distribution of food products all over Nigeria and other countries.

As a food processing and manufacturing company, Graceco Limited specialize in consumer goods and the production of bakery items for bakers and the confectionery consumer industries in Nigeria.

Graceco Limited is a known leader in confectioneries and bakers’ inputs. The company's success is powered by it's professional team of highly engaged, experienced and committed workforce. The Company's mission has been to make food simple, nutritious and affordable for all consumers.

Job Details

Job Title: Management Trainee Programme
Job Type: Trainee
Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Job Summary

Graceco Limited Management Trainee Programme is further divided into; Management trainees – Commercial (Sales and Marketing), Finance, HR, Logistics and Technical trainees – Engineers

The Graceco Limited Management Trainee Programme comprises recruitment, placements, mentoring, coaching, training and personal development which includes the 70-20-10 learning philosophy.

The Trainee Programme is designed to:
  • fasten integration into Graceco Limited; 
  • make trainees more productive and more efficient; 
  • help them build a network of colleagues for information and support; 
  • provide them a comprehensive introduction to the organisation’s strategy, as well as 
  • supplement skills learned during formal training & practical experiences.

Candidates will undergo a highly competitive selection process, after which successful candidates will undergo a modular training programme involving formal training and experiential attachments for 12 months. The programme is then supported with a mentoring scheme, which lasts for 18 months and starts within the first six months of the trainees’ resumption at the company. Initially, trainees will be encouraged to build an in-depth understanding of the practice of management in the various functions of Graceco Limited. Upon completion of the programme, successful candidates will be considered for management positions in locations in the company.

Qualification and Requirements

To qualify for the Management Traineeship program, in addition to other requirements, applicants:
  1. Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in the specified discipline with minimum of Second Class Upper Division in the specified discipline.
  2. Must possess 5 Ordinary Level (O/L) credit passes including Mathematics and English Language obtained in one (1) sitting.
  3. Must possess NYSC Discharge Certificate (Not Compulsory).
  4. Must possess Ability to work with basic computer applications (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  5. Must possess means of Geographical mobility within and outside Nigeria.
  6. Must possess initiative and drive.

How to Apply for Graceco Limited Graduate Management Trainee Programme

The method of application is by email. Interested applicants who meet the requirements above should send their CV to: [email protected] with "Management Trainee Programme" or "Technical trainees Programme" as the subject of the mail.

Application Deadline/Closing Date

Not Specified.

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