Expressions of interest are now invited for the 2020 Mars Leadership Experience graduate program, with applications formally opening in July 2019. Pre-register now to ensure you stay connected in the interim.

  • What can you expect when you join the Mars Leadership Experience?
  • Where you start your career at Mars, is just the beginning. Joining our Graduate program, which is known as The Mars Leadership Experience, will kick off 3 rewarding years packed with great experiences, opportunities and learning. Our program is designed to build both your functional/technical skills, as well as providing you with stretching leadership opportunities to prepare you for an exciting career.

To us, every graduate is a potential leader. That's why the moment the program starts you'll be handed huge responsibilities. You're also provided with the freedom to explore the new, and are fully supported while you gain knowledge and experience. As a Graduate, you'll not only play an integral role in our continued success but you'll also be working with the industry's top talent who are all keen to support you in your leadership journey as your line managers, mentors, buddies and new friends

Key features of The Mars Leadership Experience include:

  • Individualised career pathways/rotations
  • Real responsibilities from day one
  • Support from Senior Leaders, Line Managers, and peers
  • Formalised mentoring program and training
  • Reviews of your development with Senior Leadership Teams each year
  • Personal development plans annually
  • Mars University learning and development opportunities

What are we looking for?

We are seeking talented Graduates to join us across a range of functional areas such as the below. Learn more about each of the functions by visiting our webpage.

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Engineering
  • Human Resources
  • Procurement
  • Research & Development
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Supply Chain / Logistics

We're looking for candidates who are:

  • Naturally collaborative & curious
  • Initiative & challenge takers
  • Accountable & results focused
  • Learners, growers & continuous improvers
  • Recent undergrad qualified (you need to have completed this within 3 years of the Program commencement)
  • An Australian or NZ citizen or Australian Permanent Resident at the time of application
  • Mobile*

*Our program operates across a number of our sites in Australia including Ballarat VIC, Melbourne VIC, Sydney NSW, Wodonga VIC and Wyong NSW, so you'll need to be flexible on location. This helps us to ensure you get the very best opportunities to develop. Full relocation assistance packages are provided should you need to relocate during the program.

If all of the above sounds like a good fit for you, head to to learn more and complete an Expression of Interest Form.

Formal applications will open in July 2019.