Multinational Days

Are you interested in experiencing what it is to work in a multinational? And do you have the ambition to work in an international environment? Do not hestitate and sign up for the Multinational Days!

Within the context of today’s connecting and fast changing world, multinationals play an even greater role in offering products and services that add value to people’s daily lives. This event consists of three in-house days, where you can look behind the scenes of multinationals and participate in cases. You will have the unique opportunity to closely examine the production processes of a multinational company through a detailed tour of their store, headquarters or production facility. The day will end with informal drinks, where you are free to ask any remaining questions that you have to the company’s employees.

Who are we looking for
This project is designed for students from all backgrounds in the final stage of their Bachelor’s or Master’s program. All students with an interest in multinationals can apply via our website. Fluency in Dutch is not required for Cargill and FrieslandCampina.

Participating Companies
The participating companies for the Multinational Days 2020 are FrieslandCampina, Cargill and Randstad.

At FrieslandCampina we share the passion to get more out of milk together with 24,000 employees. Our shareholders, 19,000 farmers in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany, supply more than 10 billion kilograms of milk per year to FrieslandCampina. The products of FrieslandCampina are part of more than 30 iconic brands in more than 100 countries worldwide. Every day we reach millions of people. With sales of 12.1 billion euros, we belong to one of the largest dairy companies in the world.

FrieslandCampina is a purpose driven company focused on winning in the global market for dairy based products. Our long-term vision is focused on generating profits in order to create extra value for our member dairy farmers. FrieslandCampina produces and sells consumer products such as dairy-based beverages, infant nutrition, cheese and desserts in countries around the world. In addition, products are supplied to professional customers. FrieslandCampina does not only have iconic B2C brands, a big part of our business is in the B2B market, where we sell ingredients and semi-finished products to manufacturers of nutrition, the food industry and the pharmaceutical sector globally.

FrieslandCampina’s Corporate Management Traineeship is a two-year program starting every March and September, for the disciplines Finance, Commerce, Business & IT, Supply Chain & Operations and Technology. As management trainee you are ambitious, think and act beyond boundaries and strive to develop yourself within your discipline or even broader. Our ‘fast track’ program for future leaders stimulates personal and professional development with lots of potential to grow in short time. You’re in charge of your future career, we facilitate where we can.

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

At Cargill you will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people where you can thrive. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With innovation, creativity, teamwork and diversity as our strengths, we’re transforming entire markets and people’s lives. We can have the same incredible impact on your career. And, with literally dozens of business areas where you can apply your talents, a career with Cargill can take you to places you might have never imagined.

For traineeships we search for people who take initiative, have a proven leadership track record, a hands-on mentality and want to develop themselves. Our traineeships are part of the European Graduate Program which is designed to take you to management level within our international organization.

Working at Randstad Group means being part of a large Dutch multinational, active in the world of people and work. By combining our passion for the people with the power of today’s intelligent machines, we support people and organizations in realizing their true potential. Randstad is the market leader in the world with 23.81 billion revenue in 2018, 38.820 employees wordwide, 4.826 offices in 38 countries and 670.900 people employed everyday. 

Our traineeships are all about your commercialism and leadership skills. The first phase is mainly about getting to know the core business of Randstad, Tempo-Team or Yacht, whereas in the second/third phase looking at our management traineeship you take a more transcendent role as e.g. operational manager or do projects in e.g. finance, innovation or marketing. The finance traineeship focuses more on developing you to be a financial or business controller. As a trainee, you will be one of the top employees of the Randstad Group in the future. 



During the in-house days you will visit the company at their location. You will practice cases, visti their factory and/or speeddate with employees and finish the day with informal drinks.

The Multinational Days 2020 has the following program:

  March 30 – Cargill
  April 1 – Randstad (fluency in Dutch is required)
  April 3 – FrieslandCampina

Please note that it is not required to sign up for all inhouse events of the Multinational Days. You can apply for all the inhouse events separately.

Contact the Multinational Days committee

    020 – 525 65 12

Meet the committee of the academic year 2019-2020.

Luna Bakker


Thomas Vreeburg


Britt Albers

Coordinator Board

Applying for the Multinational Days 2020

The application deadline for Multinational Days is Sunday March 15, 23:59.

Please apply by uploading your CV.

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