If you think you’ve got what it takes to set out a high-level strategy for a billion-dollar brand, test your business knowledge on our CEO Challenge.
Sign up to our competition and play the part of a P&G manager, undertaking in-depth business case studies and producing winning solutions to advance your career.
Navigate your way through and, as well as getting valuable exposure to senior P&G people, you could see yourself jetting to Geneva and Boston. What’s more, impress our judges and you could even earn a place at P&G for real!
Step 1: Application and P&G Assessment. Register here and pass the P&G assessment: Peak Performance assessment and, if successful, Reasoning Test (in the Athens, Belgrade, Bucharest or Sofia office)
Application deadline – March 22nd
Reasoning Test – from March 22nd – April 10th
If you do not complete the online assessment before the deadline, you will be eliminated from the competition!
Step 2: Online Case Study – March 22nd – March 31st. If you successfully pass the online assessment, on April 7th you will receive a link to the next round of the competition – Online Case Study. You will have 10 days to access the online case but once you access it you will have a limited amount of time and only 1 try to answer all the questions. This is a challenging online case that consists of 3 parts:
- Supporting data on Gillette business. You will find out specifics around Gillette brand, consumers, sales strategy and supply chain model that will help you answer the questions of the case (30 mins to read through)
- 19 multiple-choice questions (25 mins to answer)
- 1 open question to show your creativity and business acumen
Step 3: Cluster finals – April 24th - 25th. Based on the Online Case study results we will select those who offered the best solutions and invite them for an intensive 2-day visit to P&G office in Bucharest! You will meet P&G people, complete assessment process and build your capabilities. Most importantly, you will be placed in a team of 3 to solve a Gillette case study and present your solution to a jury of P&G executives! The team presenting the best solution will then travel to Geneva to represent their cluster in the Grand Europe Final.
Step 4: Grand Europe Final – June 30th 2017. Winning teams from each cluster will come to Geneva to present their solutions to the cluster finals case study and the best team will win a unique trip to Global Gillette HQ in Boston!