Designed to improve your expertise in business sustainability, this 18-month programme will help you gain fundamental expertise in the area of business sustainability. It allows participants to gain in-depth knowledge of the emerging issues and the key skills necessary to integrate them so that a genuine, realistic and practical sustainability agenda can be created within the organisation. The programme is unique in its ability to position participants in key placements at the headquarters of the world’s leading organisations. The programme is unique in its ability to position participants in key placements with the world’s leading organisations. During the programme, participants will meet and network with a wide range of industry leaders, sustainability experts and governmental agencies to help you foster real links in industry and the field of sustainability.
The programme focuses on building the business case for sustainability and participants develop a thorough understanding of how to position and help change an organisation so that they can adequately respond to the sustainability agenda.
Employment prospects are outstanding with numerous companies regularly recruiting directly including Kerry, Glanbia, Ornua, Dawn Meats, Dairygold, Kepak, Lidl, Google Food, Bunge, Diageo, Alibaba, Sainsbury’s among many more.
The Origin Green Ambassador programme is just one of an innovative suite of Bord Bia scholarship talent development programmes run in conjunction with UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School which also serve to support the growth of the Irish food, drink and horticultural industry on a global scale.