Costa Marketing Graduate Scheme – Dunstable/Holborn

Salary: Competitive + benefits
Location: South East, London, High Holborn, Dunstable
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Marketing

Kick Start your career with a shot of Costa Coffee

• Genuine opportunity to join one of our teams
• Confident in ensuring we train and develop you in to a role
• Committed to provide you with real responsibility and challenges from day one

We’re Costa, the nation’s favourite coffee shop brand*, pouring our heart and soul into everything we do and creating moments to remember for our customers, our communities and for each other. Together we turn sips into smiles, choices into opportunities and passions into careers. Help us spread a little happiness!

Who we’re looking for
You’re bright, curious, imaginative, driven, and excited by getting under the skin of consumers and what makes them tick. You’re already the proud owner of a 2:1 in an analytical related degree and are in possession of 280 UCAS points, have a full, clean driving licence and have a passion for and experience of retail and/or hospitality. You’re eagerly exploring this brilliant opportunity to cultivate your future career path. You have a strong step in your stride and ambition to develop and succeed whilst having a flexible approach. You’ll seamlessly move around different teams within our Global Marketing function as you get up close and personal with real life responsibilities and challenges. You’ll craft your management and leadership skills with passion and positively perfect your communication and analytical abilities preparing you for your fun and fruitful career with Costa Coffee.

A bit about the Graduate Scheme
You’ll start at the heart of our business, learning what it really takes to run successful stores and keep our customers smiling. You’ll have meaningful projects to complete, be learning on the job whilst being supported by a Buddy, Mentor and Senior Sponsor. Based in our Support Centre in Dunstable with flexibility of working in our office in Holborn you will embark on 4 rotations over 2 years giving you a genuine feel and flavour of the different areas of our Global Marketing team. Your rotations will be in teams such as Digital , Innovation, Brand, and Store Design and we’ll continue to strengthen your development by providing you with the opportunity to continue studying via a distant learning programme, enabling you to have the ideal platform to launch you career with us.

So bring us your unique blend, together with ambition and drive and in return we’ll give you a competitive salary, a very achievable yearly bonus, plenty of rewards and more coffee then you could dream of to enjoy in a supportive environment.

Costa benefits from being part of Whitbread; a Times Top 100 Company and so could you, enjoying some great perks along the way;
• Competitive salary
• Bonus Scheme
• 25 days holiday
• Whitbread Privilege Card (25% discount at all Whitbread Brands)
• Private Bupa Healthcare
• Sharesave Scheme (SAYE)
• Contributory Pension Scheme (never too young to start saving)


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