ULEAD is the first-time-ever training program from Unilever Vietnam for 5 core business functions:
Marketing, Customer Development, Finance, Supply Chain and Human Resources, that aims to
cultivate the next generation of young Vietnamese leaders.

ULEAD is the first-time-ever training program from Unilever Vietnam for 5 core business functions: Marketing, Customer Development, Finance, Supply Chain and Human Resources, that aims to cultivate the next generation of young Vietnamese leaders.

THE STORY OF ULEAD

22 years. Over 1.500 talents nurtured. Unilever takes pride in its expertise, experience and dedication in creating leadership training in Vietnam.

Here at Unilever we celebrate diversity with a belief that each person can be a leader in their own area of strength. We also understand that each Vietnamese student in the career race is a dark horse – full of shimmering potential, bound for breakthrough under the right helping hands. That is why ULEAD brings to the country world-class training program which unleashes your unique leading qualities.

In collaboration with top universities and strategic partners, we build for you ‘the dream team’ of trainers with solid academic background, extensive professional network and profound insights on Vietnamese students. Soft skills and vocational knowledge beyond industry standards are what these companions will help you prepare for your journey towards a promising career.

In ULEAD, you can choose to be trained in one of five available functions: Marketing, Customer Development, Supply Chain, Finance and Human Resources. 20 students from Ho Chi Minh City and 10 students from Ha Noi will be selected for each function.

Will you be one of those chosen by Unilever?

Where your voice is heard, and your talent is embraced

Where your growth is cared for, and your future is encouraged

Where you are the one who leads the way

Now is the time. Join the race!

WHY JOIN ULEAD?

Being in ULEAD means being a part of a change. It can be a change in your community, in your home country, or in the world.
But one change that is guaranteed is the change within you. Here are the benefits of ULEAD that will help your personal development as a leader.
A taste of the real business

In-class theories can be really interesting, but applying them in real life cases is another story – which will also be interesting. Be ready to unleash your leadership potential and..A taste of the real business

In-class theories can be really interesting, but applying them in real life cases is another story – which will also be interesting. Be ready to unleash your leadership potential and obtain practical insights as you go face to face with real business cases from real customers.Inspiration from the greats

“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t”. The people you get to meet in ULEAD are prestigious business leaders, who happen to be your very trainers. Stories of their ups and..Inspiration from the greats

“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t”. The people you get to meet in ULEAD are prestigious business leaders, who happen to be your very trainers. Stories of their ups and downs in career will teach you the lessons that classes do not, and give you the boost of motivation you need. Also, do not miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to build a professional network of your own.Always-on coaching

You will be a part of the most close-knit class ever where your classmates are your mentors. They are our top staffs who will be by your side to provide professional etiquette and..Always-on coaching

You will be a part of the most close-knit class ever where your classmates are your mentors. They are our top staffs who will be by your side to provide professional etiquette and knowledge in all fields of expertise including Marketing, Customer Development, Supply Chain, Finance, Human Resources. Be prepared to learn all day every day!First entry to Unilever Career Opportunities

Stepping through the door of ULEAD opens another door for you at Unilever. As a people-oriented and purpose-driven organization, we promise you a dynamic environment where you..First entry to Unilever Career Opportunities

Stepping through the door of ULEAD opens another door for you at Unilever. As a people-oriented and purpose-driven organization, we promise you a dynamic environment where you could explore the limits of your potential and make greater impact each day. Once in ULEAD, you become our first priority for all Internship opportunities, and are given short-cut to final round of UFRESH and interview round of UFLP.A ticket to One Young World 2018

Representing Vietnamese youth to One Young World 2018, together with other business leaders and international youth, you have the chance to see the world and make an influence..A ticket to One Young World 2018

Representing Vietnamese youth to One Young World 2018, together with other business leaders and international youth, you have the chance to see the world and make an influence as a business leader.

ELIGIBILITY

Passion, vision and confidence are the must-haves for a future leader. But what else do you need to join ULEAD?YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY IF

  • You are a Vietnamese undergraduate students.
  • You have an accumulative GPA from 7/10 or equivalent.
  • You have a business mindset.
  • You are a challenge takers.
  • You have an interest in creating positive changes for society.
  • You are willing to discover more of yourself.

Do you tick all the boxes? If yes, do not hesitate to click the APPLY button now!

HOW TO APPLYCheck out our pioneering digital selection process which you can do anytime
anywhere even with your smart phone, inherited from Global UFLP Digital Selection.
Check out our pioneering digital selection process which you can do anytime anywhere even with your smart phone, inherited from Global UFLP Digital Selection.

FIELDS OF EXPERTISES

Marketing
Supply chain
FinanceHuman resources
Customer development

MARKETING

When Unilever does marketing, we set our hearts and minds on the people. We build brands and disperse brand experiences with purposes: to normalize sustainable living, and to contribute to the social, environmental and economic progress. With that goal in mind, we become the pioneers in sustainable marketing as well as the second largest advertiser in the world. And we are proud to pass our expertise to like-minded marketers.

SUPPLY-CHAIN

Unilever products are distributed in every country of the world to a number of consumers and customers that never cease to grow. The process cannot be completed without Supply Chain, which handles from sourcing raw materials to manufacturing and delivering the final product. All those are conducted under one single mission: sustainability. Our end-to-end Supply Chain gives you experience in eight disciplines: engineering, manufacturing, procurement, logistics, customer service, planning, quality and safety.

FINANCE

Finance is the fuel to our well-oiled machine. This department manages information that creates value for the business, supports crucial decision making and just everything that keeps the business going in a sustainable direction. With our people-focused agenda, you will be put on the steering wheel of one of the principle functions of the organization, as well as of your career.

HUMAN RESOURCES

Unilever believes in impact, and the kind of impact we strive for demands the world’s best talents and leaders. Thus, HR takes on the mission to attract and develop the right talents for the maintenance of values and diversity in our performance culture. In HR, you will be the person who manages service performance, catches up with international industry standard and nurtures professional relationships.

CUSTOMER DEVELOPMENT

Our range of customer jumps in number day by day, and we keep all of them in close partnership to constantly evolve in products, categories and concepts. With an execution mindset that focuses on shoppers, we collaborate with our customers in ways that help both parties to grow sustainably. You will get great exposure to every aspect of Customer Development, from category management to brand development and account management, and so on.

FIELDS OF EXPERTISES

MARKETING

When Unilever does marketing, we set our hearts and minds on the people. We build brands and disperse brand experiences with purposes: to normalize sustainable living, and to contribute to the social, environmental and economic progress. With that goal in mind, we become the pioneers in sustainable marketing as well as the second largest advertiser in the world. And we are proud to pass our expertise to like-minded marketers.

SUPPLY-CHAIN

Unilever products are distributed in every country of the world to a number of consumers and customers that never cease to grow. The process cannot be completed without Supply Chain, which handles from sourcing raw materials to manufacturing and delivering the final product. All those are conducted under one single mission: sustainability. Our end-to-end Supply Chain gives you experience in eight disciplines: engineering, manufacturing, procurement, logistics, customer service, planning, quality and safety.

FINANCE

Finance is the fuel to our well-oiled machine. This department manages information that creates value for the business, supports crucial decision making and just everything that keeps the business going in a sustainable direction. With our people-focused agenda, you will be put on the steering wheel of one of the principle functions of the organization, as well as of your career.

HUMAN RESOURCES

Unilever believes in impact, and the kind of impact we strive for demands the world’s best talents and leaders. Thus, HR takes on the mission to attract and develop the right talents for the maintenance of values and diversity in our performance culture. In HR, you will be the person who manages service performance, catches up with international industry standard and nurtures professional relationships.

CUSTOMER DEVELOPMENT

Our range of customer jumps in number day by day, and we keep all of them in close partnership to constantly evolve in products, categories and concepts. With an execution mindset that focuses on shoppers, we collaborate with our customers in ways that help both parties to grow sustainably. You will get great exposure to every aspect of Customer Development, from category management to brand development and account management, and so on.TRAINING CURRICULUMUnilever delivers nothing less than a well-rounded leader. Over the courses, ULEAD covers the four key points required for a leader: career orientation, occupational knowledge, soft skills and leadership potential.
With a view to maximizing the learning outcomes, three integrated modes of study will be applied: theme study, group study & seminars.
Let’s take a look at your exciting journey with ULEAD:Unilever delivers nothing less than a well-rounded leader. Over the courses, ULEAD covers the four key points required for a leader: career orientation, occupational knowledge, soft skills and leadership potential.
With a view to maximizing the learning outcomes, three integrated modes of study will be applied: theme study, group study & seminars.
Let’s take a look at your exciting journey with ULEAD:

MEET YOUR TRAINER

NGUYEN THI BICH VAN
CHAIRWOMANHaving been through various managing positions in Vietnam and South East Asia, Ms. Nguyen Thi Bich Van definitely has something valuable to share with the future leaders. She has been with Unilever for..TRAN VU HOAI
VICE PRESIDENT, SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS & COMMUNICATIONSMr. Tran Vu Hoai graduated from Foreign Trade University-Hanoi and got his MBA at Harvard Business School (USA) in 1994. He started his work at Unilever Vietnam since 2004 with over 15 years…NGUYEN THAI HAI VAN
MARKETING VICE PRESIDENT UNILEVER VIETNAM14 years ago, Ms. Nguyen Thai Hai Van started her career journey with Unilever in the UFLP. Since then, she has worked in 8 countries for 14 different brands before becoming the youngest..JENNICE ZHU
VICE PRESIDENT FINANCE AT UNILEVER VIETNAMMs. Jennice Zhu is one of the talents nurtured in UFLP herself. She holds 17 years of experience in the Finance department of Unilever, and a number of leading positions in China, Singapore and Vietnam..NGUYEN TAM TRANG
VICE PRESIDENT HUMAN RESOURCE UNILEVER VIETNAMMs. Nguyen Tam Trang had 4 years in the top pharmaceutical company in Europe before spending the next 15 years with Unilever. Almost two decades in the HR Department let her see the every depth of..NITIN GAJRIA
COUNTRY MANAGER – VIETNAM, CAMBODIA, LAOS AT GOOGLEMr. Nitin Gajria is a brand marketer at heart. Before his position as Google’s Country Manager for Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, he spent 11 years doing brand management..PHOENIX HO
CAREER SUPPORT AND ADVISORY MANAGER AT RMIT UNIVERSITY VIETNAMMs. Phoenix Ho has had over 10 years of experience in education and career counselling. She is a respected speaker and the author of multiple inspirational books. Besides her thick record of..TRAN VU HOAI
VICE PRESIDENT, SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS & COMMUNICATIONS

Mr. Tran Vu Hoai graduated from Foreign Trade University-Hanoi and got his MBA at Harvard Business School (USA) in 1994. He started his work at Unilever Vietnam since 2004 with over 15 years of experience in foreign investment consultancy and Public Relations in Vietnam. He is also passionate about music, travelling and interior design.NGUYEN THAI HAI VAN
VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING, PERSONAL CARE

14 years ago, Ms. Nguyen Thai Hai Van started her career journey with Unilever in the UFLP. Since then, she has worked in 8 countries for 14 different brands before becoming the youngest member in the Board of directors at Unilever Vietnam. “The spirit of a leader will lead you to success” is her message to the young generation of leaders.JENNICE ZHU
VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE

Ms. Jennice Zhu is one of the talents nurtured in UFLP herself. She holds 17 years of experience in the Finance department of Unilever, and a number of leading positions in China, Singapore and Vietnam. Talent, experience and enthusiasm in developing young talents are what Ms. Jennice Zhu brings to the table.NGUYEN TAM TRANG
VICE PRESIDENT, HUMAN RESOURCES

Ms. Nguyen Tam Trang had 4 years in the top pharmaceutical company in Europe before spending the next 15 years with Unilever. Almost two decades in the HR Department let her see the every depth of Vietnamese students’ ability in business. Ms. Trang believes that Vietnamese young talents have all the potential to rise in the international playground.NGUYEN THI BICH VAN
CHAIRWOMAN

Having been through various managing positions in Vietnam and South East Asia, Ms. Nguyen Thi Bich Van definitely has something valuable to share with the future leaders. She has been with Unilever for 21 years, where she goes on as an inspiration for generations of Unilever staffs. As the former Vice President of Customer Development and current President of Unilever Vietnam, Ms. Van is an adherent of sustainable development and devoted to the growth of her fellow Vietnamese.NITIN GAJRIA
COUNTRY MANAGER – VIETNAM, CAMBODIA, LAOS AT GOOGLE

Mr. Nitin Gajria is a brand marketer at heart. Before his position as Google’s Country Manager for Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, he spent 11 years doing brand management at Procter and Gamble and 2 years leading the regional marketing team of Mead Johnson Nutrition. He is keen on photography, sports and in technology start-ups. Most of all, he enjoys his role as a father and a husband.PHOENIX HO
CAREER SUPPORT AND ADVISORY MANAGER AT RMIT UNIVERSITY VIETNAM

Ms. Phoenix Ho has had over 10 years of experience in education and career counselling. She is a respected speaker and the author of multiple inspirational books. Besides her thick record of achievement, Ms. Phoenix Ho is known among students and colleagues as a passionate, gentle and caring counsellor.NGUYEN THI BICH VAN
CHAIRWOMANHaving been through various managing positions in Vietnam and South East Asia, Ms. Nguyen Thi Bich Van definitely has something valuable to share with the future leaders. She has been with Unilever for..TRAN VU HOAI
VICE PRESIDENT, SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS & COMMUNICATIONSMr. Tran Vu Hoai graduated from Foreign Trade University-Hanoi and got his MBA at Harvard Business School (USA) in 1994. He started his work at Unilever Vietnam since 2004…NGUYEN THAI HAI VAN
MARKETING VICE PRESIDENT UNILEVER VIETNAM14 years ago, Ms. Nguyen Thai Hai Van started her career journey with Unilever in the UFLP. Since then, she has worked in 8 countries for 14 different brands..JENNICE ZHU
VICE PRESIDENT FINANCE AT UNILEVER VIETNAMMs. Jennice Zhu is one of the talents nurtured in UFLP herself. She holds 17 years of experience in the Finance department of Unilever, and a number of leading positions in China, Singapore and Vietnam..NGUYEN TAM TRANG
VICE PRESIDENT HUMAN RESOURCE UNILEVER VIETNAMMs. Nguyen Tam Trang had 4 years in the top pharmaceutical company in Europe before spending the next 15 years with Unilever. Almost two decades in..NITIN GAJRIA
COUNTRY MANAGER – VIETNAM, CAMBODIA, LAOS AT GOOGLEMr. Nitin Gajria is a brand marketer at heart. Before his position as Google’s Country Manager for Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, he spent 11 years doing brand management..PHOENIX HO
CAREER SUPPORT AND ADVISORY MANAGER AT RMIT UNIVERSITY VIETNAMMs. Phoenix Ho has had over 10 years of experience in education and career counselling. She is a respected speaker and the author..