Chief Executive Officer

Sales & Business Development

Job description

Adecco New Zealand is once again proud to be looking for an outstanding young person who would like the opportunity to be the CEO for one month. You will have ample opportunity to learn by working with Mike Davies our NZ CEO and a group of motivated and passionate people who strive to be better every day. You could also be given the opportunity to be considered Global CEO for one month based in Zurich.

The Adecco company culture, which is evident from the first moment you step through the door, is based on open communication and the cherishing of innovation, entrepreneurship and team spirit.

As our paid CEO for a month you will liaise across all levels of our business - so in-depth involvement in projects is immediate. You will be encouraged to actively participate in decisions that make a direct impact on our business. Adecco also supports a wide range of other corporate responsibility with exposure to the global Adecco Win for Youth initiative and supporting Paralympics NZ to name a few.

About the 'CEO for One Month' Opportunity

  • Our application process includes submitting your CV, a digital interview online, an assessment centre & panel interview.
  • The internship lasts for the month of July and includes travel to visit different offices.
  • Working alongside Adecco New Zealand CEO, Mike Davies, and other business leaders, the CEO for One Month learns first-hand how to be a successful leader of a Fortune 500 Global Company.
  • The CEO collaborates and shares their opinions and perspectives with business leaders across the country, while gaining some amazing resume-building experience!
  • The CEO will be part of the group of 48 country CEOs, and competes to potentially earn the position of 'Global CEO for One Month' in Zurich, Switzerland


    To be successful you will need:

    • To be currently studying
    • Have well-developed interpersonal and influencing skills
    • Curious
    • Innovative
    • Open to challenges and questioning the status quo

      Job Offer

      This opportunity is open for top students in New Zealand across all fields of study. If you think you're eligible for this highly qualifying & career-boosting experience of a lifetime, apply now - head to the link below.

      Applications open now and close on 16th April 2019

      For more information & to sign up, visit