Manuchar Trainee Program

posted on: 04/06/2019 HR - career@manuchar.com

The job

Our people are our most important asset. Every employee plays an active part in our success story. At Manuchar, we support every talent in finding his/her career path within an inspiring international working environment. We also invest in young potentials to help them grow and be part of our global activities.


The program

As a Manuchar Trainee you will become acquainted with all areas of our international business and will be trained for a wide variety of opportunities within our group.

You will be part of the team at our headquarters office in Antwerp. You will carry out different assignments in several domains like logistics, trade finance, investment projects, IT & digital innovation,… and you will rotate between different departments. The assignments will typically have a duration of 3 to 4 months, with at least one assignment being an international project.

To make this a success, you will receive guidance from key players in our organization and will be supported by the Human Resources Department. Open feedback and training will help you to learn and grow.

The program will be based on your personal background and interests and will run over a period of 12 to 18 months, with kick-off in September-October 2019.

The program will enable you to get in touch with several business activities, build up your network with colleagues and to find out where you excel. You will get the chance to connect with different cultures and to travel abroad.

Your profile

  • You are about to graduate, or have recently graduated, with a bachelor or master’s degree
  • You are ambitious with leadership growth potential for the future
  • You are a versatile person with a broad interest and flexible mindset
  • You excel in the projects that you undertake
  • You have fluent written and verbal communication skills in English. Knowledge of other languages as French, Spanish,… is a strong plus
  • You are self-motivated with a commercial and result driven mindset
  • You have a strong team spirit
  • You are willing to travel

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar is a global trading, logistics and distribution company, with more than 25 years of experience and headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium.

We operate with our own people (+2000 FTE) and through our own local infrastructure in over 40 countries, mainly in emerging markets. Our trading activities cover Chemicals, Steel, Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Wood, Spare Parts, Paper and Cement. Our distribution and also local value added logistics are mainly focused on Commodity and Specialty Chemicals.

Ingredients of our success? We know the products, markets, global & local logistical solutions and have the necessary financing capabilities.

But most of all … We have the people that make it work!

Manuchar offers

  • a job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open and entrepreneurial company culture
  • an attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits
  • a nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents


If you want to take up the challenge and join an international fast growing team of dynamic colleagues, please send your application letter and detailed CV here via our online recruitment tool CVWarehouse.

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