HEINEKEN Graduate Program Trainee: South Pacific Brewery and Solomon Breweries

Graduate Program Trainee: The 2025 HEINEKEN Graduate Program in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, is a dynamic 18-month initiative designed for rapid career progression and international opportunities, aimed at cultivating future leaders at SP Brewery and HEINEKEN. Open to Papua New Guinean citizens, the program offers hands-on experience through structured rotations and cross-functional assignments, both locally and potentially in the Asia Pacific. Opportunities for development are enhanced with world-class training. Recruitment spans from April to June 2024.


  • The HGP, formerly known as the SP Graduate Development Program, is an exciting 18-month program that offers structured rotations within multiple areas or functions in the business where you will have opportunities to learn, develop, and make a real difference to SP Brewery and HEINEKEN. 
  • We are looking for our future leaders to grow together with our business. Our commitment to your development matters – enjoy an accelerated career progression filled with developmental opportunities locally and regionally.
  • As part of the HGP, you will get to work with world-class brands and learn from some of the most experienced and talented people in the business.
  • You will complete 4 assignments. The first 3 local assignments will be 4 months each, followed by a 6-month cross-functional assignment either locally or abroad in Asia Pacific (dependent on the graduate’s performance). 


  • Papua New Guinean Citizens
  • Currently in your final year of university or recent graduates in 2024 with Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in any major
  • Fluent in English
  • Candidates with driving license are preferred for Sales graduate applicants
  • Candidates with Engineering or Science-related degrees are preferred for Supply Chain graduate applicants
  • Strong organizational, written, and oral communication skills
  • Result-oriented, shows initiative, and drives a sense of urgency across projects
  • Passion to explore new cultures through mobility (rotation across Asia Pacific region might be included in the program if graduate proves to be a high performer)
  • Young talent with potential, capability, and ambition to become senior managers with SP Brewery & HEINEKEN

THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS TIMELINE (may be subject to change)

  • STAGE 1: Application and Resume Upload – 1-15 April 2024 (Process to be completed through Pulsifi)
  • STAGE 2: Online Cognitive and Psychometric Assessments – 16-30 April 2024 (Process to be completed through Pulsifi)
  • STAGE 3: Video Interview – 1-10 May 2024 (Process to be completed through Pulsifi)
  • STAGE 4: Assessment Center – 23 May 2024 (Successful candidates from Stage 3 will receive their invites by 15 May)
  • STAGE 5: Management Team Interview – 3-7 June 2024 (Successful candidates from Stage 4 will receive their invites by 31 May)
  • STAGE 6: Offer – 17 June 2024 (Successful candidates will be offered the chance of a lifetime to join us at SP Brewery!

Full-time: Port Moresby National Capital District, Papua New Guinea

2025 HEINEKEN Graduate Program (HGP) is an exciting young talent program spanning 18 months, combining fast-track advancement and international exposure to help you shape and develop your future career while setting you on a course to become one of tomorrow’s leaders in PNG.

Contact support@pulsifi.me

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