Operation Assistant (Internship)

Date: 10 Dec 2023

Location: Bologna, BO, IT

Company: Zespri Group Limited

Who Are We?


Zespri is more than simply the world’s single-largest marketer of kiwifruit. We like to think of ourselves as fruit on a mission and as rebels with a cause: to help people, communities and the environment around the world thrive through the goodness of kiwifruit. We are proudly the world’s largest marketer of kiwifruit, selling kiwifruit in more than 50 countries. We work with around 2,800 New Zealand and 1,500 international growers and post-harvest companies to source the best-quality Zespri Kiwifruit which we supply through our distribution partners to wholesale and retail customers. We are one of New Zealand’s best-known international brands, dedicated to creating sustainable long-term value for growers.  

What's The Role?


This is a great internship opportunity to partner with our global Supply Chain team in planning, creating and communicating the European and international market programs.


Key Accountabilities include:


  • Assisting the team to create the European and Overseas market orders in due time
  • Ensure all the loading plans provided are accurate and communicate them to suppliers
  • Collaborate to create the European loading plan for the European Market
  • Assist the Supply Chain team with other duties as required

This internship will be from 4 September 2023 to 3 March 2024. 

Who Are You?


We are looking for a driven and ambitious individual who is studding a Bachelor or Masters in Supply Chain/Logistics. You will also be:


  • Fluent in English and Italian (with French as an advantage)
  • Experienced in Administration (ideally within the Logistics or Export industry)
  • Intermediate level computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power BI) with some SAP knowledge preferred

Why Zespri?


Our people are what makes our culture so irresistible and uniquely Zespri. We are a passionate and mighty team of 900+ employees in 23 different locations globally. Working at Zespri is an opportunity to join a fast-paced, culture-driven environment unlike any other. We want people who share our values of being personally connected, results-driven, and committed to guardianship. Join us in shaping our future and be part of a truly unique organisation.  

Apply Now! 


At Zespri, we understand the importance of diverse perspectives and experiences, and a fair hiring process is the first step to getting there. We want to attract a diverse range of people and encourage everyone from all backgrounds and walks of life to apply. Please let us know if you need any assistance or reasonable adjustments to take part in the recruitment and selection process. You can reach out to our Talent Acquisition team via email at careers@zespri.com to have a chat to someone directly.