Career progression

No matter where you are in your career, you will always be stretched & given new challenges.

Greater variety

Unilever as a business is constantly changing to respond to a highly competitive environment. In the same way, IT is a dynamic function that adapts to business strategy and industry best practice. This brings opportunities to follow a wide variety of career paths.

Depth & breadth

Career progression can take many forms. With the option to move between the four areas of IT, you'll be able to develop as a specialist in one field or take a broader view across them all. Either way, you'll have plenty of choices when it comes to your future.

Enhanced capability

Individuals working in IT require a range of capabilities depending on their role. We develop this capability through a professional skills framework that's externally recognised as leading-edge.

It outlines the jobs and skills we need as we move forward. Against this you will be able to identify knowledge gaps and link to a suite of development tools. These include training courses, learning opportunities and reference materials which you can access as part of your development plan.

Qualities & skills

You're the sort of person who can use technology to create business change. You have excellent communication, interpersonal and influencing skills. And along with a logical approach to problem solving, you have the ability to discuss technical issues with non-technical colleagues.