Why PepsiCo START?

Every START is very important. In life, in education, in sports, in career. Initial Choices do influence Long term Careers. Choose Right! Choose PepsiCo!


The program is built as paid one year management trainee program for graduates.


Marketing and Finance

Belgrade Headquarters

Production and Maintenance

Maglic Plant


It is a journey that will enhance and shape your people skills and decision making abilities.

Phases of the program


June 20th–July 7th

Receiving applications

July 2016

Selection phase

August 2016

Introduction to PepsiCo

August 2016

Announcing Final Results

August 2016 – July 2017


Introduction to PepsiCo

12 selected candidates will be invited to our company on 7 days intensive workshops and training sessions delivered by our managers on which they will have opportunity to get to know our company. At the end of this phase we will select final 3 candidates who will start in our program.
* The Company does not guarantee employment at the end of the Program. The employment is subject to entry level openings available at that time. If there is no opening available when the program ends, the participant will become part of the preferential candidates pool and will be contacted when an entry level job becomes open.

Program benefits include:

Career development - one year Trainee program
Possibility of permanent employment upon finishing the program
Working on visible, real-life projects within organization, making impact on business
Mentoring by our managers

Marketing and Finance

@ PepsiCo centrala Beograd


Production and Maintenance

@ fabrika Maglić


Dear graduates,
There is no need of previous work experience!

Qualification and criteria

  • University degree (preferably past year graduates)
  • High capacity of decision making
  • Leadership attitude
  • Innovative
  • Results driven and flexible
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ethical
  • Influencing and building networking ability
  • Proficiency in English
  • Good Command of MS Office, especially Excel

How do I apply?

1 You just click the button below and choose “Apply now!” at the bottom of the opened page.

Apply Now!

2 You will then be asked to login into your account or create a new account (this will require you upload your CV).
3 After you complete this step you will access the application form where you will find a set of questions which you will need to answer. Apart from your CV, you will need to attach Essay and answer to mini-interview questions in the same file. More details on the "Apply" page.
4 Based on the received applications, selected graduates will be contacted to participate in a face-to-face assessment.

Kako napisati motivacioni esej

Motivacioni esej treba da bude napisan na engleskom jeziku sa maksimalno 1000 reči na sledeću temu:

Nasledili ste veliku količinu novca i odlučili da započnete sopstveni biznis. Napišite kratak esej (do 1000 reči) opisujući posao koji biste pokrenuli. Možete navesti šta biste radili, kakve ljude biste zapošljavali, kako bi izgledao jedan radni dan, kakvi bi bili vaši planovi za razvoj biznisa. Budite kreativni koliko želite.

Pitanja za mini intervju:

Kandidati treba da odgovore na sledeća pitanja uz ograničenje od maksimalno 300 karaktera po odgovoru. Molimo vas da odgovarate na engleskom:

Odgovori na mini - intervju ( 300 reči / odgovor na engleskom ) :

1. primer situacije u kojoj ste morali da donesete važnu odluku, niste raspolagali svim relevantnim informacijama.
2. Navedite primer projekta ili inicijative koju ste pokrenuli.
3. Navedite primer situacije kada ste imali ideju u koju niko nije verovao. Šta ste uradili?
4. Navedite primer situacije u kojoj kada ste se prilagodili svoj stil kako biste uspešno sarađivali sa onima koji razmišljaju drugačije od vas.
5. Navedite primer situacije u kojoj ste pregovarali sa zahtevnom osobom. Kako ste rešili tu situaciju?
Submission deadline Please send your submission no later than July 7th, 2016, 23:59h.
Announcing results The chosen graduates will be announced on August 2016 on our website!
Want to find out more? Just use the contact form, or send your questions at

Are you ready?Apply now!