Choose your route

The Bright On programme consists of Trainee, Internship and Entry Level programmes and is aimed at all young people studying for degrees or Master's qualifications in engineering and management, including graduates, offering work experience and recruitment in different areas of The Navigator Company. Choose the programme that will make your future happen.

Your life will be one long journey.
Fly higher.

The Bright On Trainee Programme is your opportunity to come on board for a successful career in a company which is an international market leader, exporting to five continents and more than 130 countries.
If you've finished your Masters' degree, take this unique chance to gain experience across different business sectors, in a truly international setting.


Launch your career with our Trainee Programme, offering you the chance to spend 20 months working on specific projects which will take you through different areas of the company, such as: Manufacturing, Sales, Marketing, Logistics, Supply Chain, Financial and Forestry. The different components of the programme are combined to give you an all-round learning experience, looking ahead to your future role in the Company.


During the second year of the programme you'll spend some of your time abroad, gaining experience from a specific posting to one of the company's international divisions, which could take you to places as varied as Amsterdam, Cologne, Geneva, London, Madrid, Moscow, Paris, Warsaw, Verona, Vienna, Greenwood, Norwalk, Istanbul, Casablanca or Maputo.


Continuous on-the-job development, provided by the strong practical component in each project, is complemented by a formal training programme and mentoring by a member of our management staff. This training plan is designed to get you up to speed on our business and develop your management, behavioural and analytical skills.

We're looking for your talent and your determination to stay ahead.

To embark with us on this journey, we're looking for talented and pro-active young people, with sharp analytical skills and critical spirit. Team workers with the flexibility to fit in and work in an inter-departmental setting.

Master's degree in management, economics, marketing, engineering or exact sciences.

No more than 3 years' work experience after completing Master's degree.

National and international mobility.

Fluent in Portuguese and English. Open to all nationalities.

Start here.

To travel on the Bright On Trainee Programme, there are a few things you'll have to do first:

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Your life is going to be a great journey.
Take off faster.


Dozens of vacancies for 9-month internships, designed to help you make the transition from education to work, giving you the chance to develop on-the-job projects. These projects may involve all the company's sectors, with a special focus on Production, Maintenance, Procurement, Financial, Forestry, Supply Chain, Logistics and Marketing. As well as offering experience and training, the Bright On internship can be a fast track to an entry-level job or to the trainee programme, with a retention rate above the market average.


With a duration of 1 month, in July and September, summer internships are an opportunity to experience the world of work and a great way to complement your academic CV. Opportunities are announced and applications are processed in June each year.


A Bright On work experience placement will enable you to develop your skills as you work on your thesis and apply what you learned at university in a real working environment. The placements have a duration of 3 to 6 months and bring you into contact with different areas of The Navigator Company.

Navigate further.

If you're looking for professional growth in a company that embraces the challenges of development and expansion, set your sights on one of our recruitment opportunities. We're looking for young people with the best potential for:

  • Process Engineer
  • Controller
  • Financial Analyst
  • Market Analyst
  • Product Manager

The skills that will make your application stand out are:

  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Analytical skills and critical spirit
  • Teamwork and cooperation
  • Communication and influence
  • Pro-activity

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