Supply Chain

Supply Chain placement

From sourcing raw materials to delivering the end product, our Supply Chain gets our brands to customers and consumers and plays a major role in our sustainability mission.

A Supply Chain placement on the Unilever Future Leaders Programme exposes you to all areas of Unilever’s largest business unit.

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Our global learning programmes are regarded as the best in the industry. We have internal academies for each business area designed to develop employees in functionally specific capabilities.

Did you know?

At Unilever we run more than 250 factories which produce 130,000 tea bags every minute, 1 billion deodorants annually and 2 billion Magnums every year.

Three ways you'll learn with us

  • Through formal learning: with in-house training

  • Through experience: with hands-on project work

  • Through people: work with experts in their fields and benefit from a buddy system

The Supply Chain experience you'll get on the Unilever Future Leaders Programme


To understand Business Category and Factory role in it and to understand the business processes that are carried out in the Manufacturing unit. It helps familiarization with the processes in factory and the linkage to central functions.

Unilever Engineering

For dovetailing Business needs to Project deliverables and to understand legal and statutory requirements.


Learn ‘demand planning’, using models and market knowledge to forecast sales. Then learn to use this data to ensure demands are met. Supply Planning helps understand the global buying structure, material categories and commodity tools.


Ensure on-shelf availability and order management. Interface with warehousing and transportation and manage quality delivery.

Warehousing/Logistics/Customer service

Learn to ensure all our products are available on our retailers’ shelves and achieve availability round the clock. Understand the tradeoff between Service / Cost / Fiscal.

Customer development

Our strong customer focus means Supply Chain works closely with Customer Development to continuously improve service levels. This stint helps understand the sales structure and the entire process of target Setting and Planning.


Understanding SUIT Role in the overall Supply chain, Role Clarity of Cross-functional Project Teams,Managing external partners

International Stint

UFLP India sends each of its Management Trainees overseas for their projects, aimed at helping you understand other markets, cultures and best practices.

Rural Stint

Understand the realities of Rural India, the role a socially responsible business can play in developing the country, the rural market, consumer profile, psyche and lifestyle. Understand the rural consumer’s purchase patterns and needs of the rural people. It will test you on each Standard of Leadership, and allow you to test yourself in a non-corporate set-up.

Understand the three pronged approach to CSR for HUL — Grow Markets in a responsible manner; Ensure sustainable practices @HUL; Be a thought leader for a sustainable tomorrow.

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Please note that applications are currently closed.

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