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Henderson Group offers new Business Experience Placements to grow the future of local retail

  • Henderson Group, the leading retailer and owners of the SPAR, EUROSPAR and VIVO brands in NI has announced its latest intentions to further grow the future of retail in NI with the creation of business experience placements.

    July 2019 will see the first batch of placements being offered to students through the Group’s companies, ranging from Henderson Foodservice to Technology and Wholesale. The 6 placement positions on offer will aim to bring second-year students into roles that will give them a critical skills experience upon graduation.

    “At Henderson Group, we believe investing in the development of talent is crucial to the future of our business. The opportunities that we can provide are within a thriving learning environment that is second to none, and we are excited to nurture the future of our industry”, commented Glen Young, Talent Acquisition Specialist at Henderson Group.

    The Henderson group will be investing over £90,000 in training, salaries, and an abundance of learning opportunities for the placement students. The roles will vary from Business Analyst in IT, Business Transformation Executive, Trading Assistant and Marketing & Communications Executive, with a Software Development Lead role also being offered within Henderson Technology.

    The placements are open to all second-years and will begin on 29th July 2019. The Henderson Group has established partnerships with Ulster University, Queens University Belfast, and the Open University as well as CAFRE’S Loughry Campus to launch the initiative.

    Source: Henderson Group Press Release

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