Careers At Rentokil Specialist Hygiene
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A clear graduate programme structure that gives you the chance to develop your career further
Opportunities to earn extra through incentives and reward schemes
Are you interested in a role where everyday is different and you are always meeting new people? If yes, then you should consider applying for our graduate program. There are plenty of opportunities to test, challenge, reward and plenty of progression opportunities are there for the taking to further your career. All we require from you is to prove yourself.
The Rentokil Specialist Hygiene Graduate Programme offers a lot of flexibility and is tailored to whichever path you choose. To help you along the way we will ensure that the support and guidance needed to grow your careers is provided.
Rentokil Initial's Graduate Scheme
Find graduate job opportunities to test, challenge and reward yourself and to overall further your career. Work in a fast paced environment which rewards employees who work hard to prove themselves.
To be considered for a position on our graduate programme, you must have a minimum of 2.2 BSc/BA, in any subject.
We are ideally looking for people who are interested in a career within a fast moving business and can work to targets. We offer a supportive training structure which will give you the tools you need to succeed through every stage of the programme and see you become a successful Manager of the future.
We are inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates who hold a full UK Driving Licence and live within commutable distance or are willing to relocate to the area.
You will initially join our graduate programme as a Rookie Sales Consultant and attend a 4 week training course supported by our internal Sales Academy. You will receive both Technical and Sales training, along with being occasionally assessed both on the job by the local manager and also through the Sales Academy assessments.
You will have the opportunity to be graded annually through our Pay and Grading process and can increase your job grade and your earnings based on your individual performance. All Graduates meet on a regular basis to network and participate in project work and after 18 months you will also have the opportunity participate in our Aspiring Managers programme which provides management training to prepare our graduates for their first front line management role.
Typical career paths include Service Manager, Sales Manager, Key Accounts and Branch Manager. There are also opportunities to transfer to a management position within our other businesses.
First 2-4 weeks - You'll spend the first few weeks with our Specialist Hygiene Technicians to give you a good understanding of the business and service we provide, products we use and who our customers are.
1 month – 18 months - After training you will then work as a Graduate Sales Consultant. The role of Being a Sales Consultant at Rentokil Specialist Hygiene involves the roles below:
18 months - 36 months+ - You'll have the opportunity to attend our Aspiring Managers programme and whilst doing this you'll continue in your Sales Consultant role. After attending the Aspiring Managers programme, depending on vacancies and your own personal preference you could then move into a team leader/ management position within the organisation.
During the first interview we’ll ask you about your skills and experience, and assess how well they match the job you’re applying for. We may also ask you some role playing questions to see how you would handle certain situations you’d experience on the job.
If the first interview goes well, you will be invited to spend a few hours in the field with a colleague to experience the role first hand so that you get a good feel for the job role itself.
After your first hands on experience in the field you will then come in for a second interview with one of the senior managers. During this interview we’ll be keen to learn more about you, how you like to work, and what your motivations and aspirations are.