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Why join us? 

Lucozade Ribena Suntory combine 85 years of knowledge, insight and expertise with an appetite for innovation to create some of the nation’s best-loved soft drink brands. 

Formed in January 2014, when Japanese global beverage company, Suntory Beverage & Food - the world's 3rd largest soft drinks company, acquired Lucozade and Ribena. The company has access to some of the world’s best beverage insight, research, development, production and marketing.

Our ‘Yatte Minahare’ approach, which means ‘Go For It’, is at the heart of our business. It’s part of our cultural DNA and drives us to challenge, change and improve to create bigger, better brand ideas for our consumers. Every team member has an entrepreneurial spirit, passion and sense of ownership, so that, together, we create winning soft drink brands.

To us, anything is possible...  Yatte Minahare…. Let’s go for it!

Our Placements

R&D: Liquid NPD Industrial Placement

Uxbridge
12 months

A 12 month placement based in our Stockley Park Head Office Lab. As a member of the Liquid NPD team,  you will  contribute to the development of exciting new drinks throughout the product development lifecycle - from concept to launch.    

R&D: Technical Services Industrial Placement

Coleford
12 months

A 12 month placement based at our Factory Lab in Coleford. As a member of the Technical Services team, you'll contribute to the technical assurance of exciting new drinks by carrying out testing that ensures they are of the quality consumers expect over the product shelf-life.

Commercial Finance Industrial Placement

Uxbridge
12 months 

The LRS Finance Industrial Placement Programme will provide you with 12 months of structured and on-the-job learning within a busy  Commercial Finance department, working within a variety of finance-based and cross-functional teams. 

Supply Chain Finance Industrial Placement

Coleford
12 months

The LRS Finance Industrial Placement Programme will provide you with 12 months of structured and on-the-job learning within a busy  Supply Chain Finance department, working within a variety of finance-based and cross-functional teams. 

Marketing Industrial Placement

Uxbridge
12 months

A 12 month placement  within our commercial marketing team who manages our iconic brands, where you will have the chance to apply your interest in marketing and your great interpersonal skills to a variety of responsibilities 

We are  on the look out for talented and energetic under-graduates to join us on placement as part of the LRS family. You will enjoy 12 months of structured and on-the-job training whilst making a real contribution to both your immediate team and the wider company. Join us for not only an industrial  placement but a real role with clear accountabilities and a great way to start your career!  If you're up for a challenge, enjoy working at a fast pace and are passionate about our bands, then we'd love to hear from you.       

What’s the recipe for success? 

  • Fluency in English
  • The unrestricted right to live and work permanently in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Confidence to immerse yourself in an unfamiliar environment and take learning opportunities with enthusiasm
  • Ability to work on your own and within a team environment
  • A true desire to learn and make the most of every opportunity
  • A real Yatte Minahare spirit!

The things that make life a bit more fizzy

  • Paid internship with competitive annual salary
  • Eligible to be considered for bonus
  • 26 days holiday for the full year
  • Contribution to the gym/access to a gym
  • Company Pension
  • Private Healthcare
  • Staff shop access
  • Real time responsibilities
  • Mentoring and development
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • And finally, fun at work!!