Diversity and Inclusion

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Our Commitment

We challenge ourselves to make Carlton & United Breweries a community where everyone is included and respected. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment where all colleagues are able to bring their authentic selves to work every day. We respect the unique ingredients that make each and every one of us an individual and we believe that this approach enables innovation, creativity and inspiration to thrive.

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Our Diversity and Inclusion Moments of Truth

Attract

We communicate our values and Dream to all candidates by telling authentic stories about our people.

Select

We select the best person on the basis of merit and make bias-free decisions to grow the talent of tomorrow.

Engage

We foster an inclusive environment because we want every employee to feel comfortable in bringing their authentic self to work every day.

Develop

We champion diversity and inclusion in our culture and expect total commitment to these values from our leaders.

Advance

We implement initiatives which remove barriers to career progression and develop a broader pool of skilled and experienced candidates.

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Our Communities

Established to provide a community for women in leadership roles, the Amber League hosts monthly sessions focused on professional development, problem solving and networking with external speakers from Business Chicks, Chorus Executive and Victoria Police. The community aims to create a network of driven professionals and help women seize their potential in the workforce.

Carlton & United Breweries has our own branch of AB InBev’s LGBTI Network. The network is named L.A.G.E.R, which stands for “Lesbian and Gay + Everyone Respected” and was established with the primary goal of ensuring that LGBTI colleagues feel accepted, valued and confident to be themselves at work. The L.A.G.E.R network hosts regular networking and guest speaking events which all employees are welcome to attend.

Asia Pacific South Female Mentoring Program

Designed to foster talent in the Asia Pacific region, The Asia Pacific South Female Mentoring Program pairs 20 high potential individuals located in Australia, India and Vietnam with a mentor who can help these women realise their potential in a chosen profession. The ultimate goal of this program is to develop the next generation of female leaders.

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Our Partnerships and Memberships

Carlton & United Breweries is a corporate partner of Women in Drinks, which works to educate the industry on the value of diversity and inclusion as well as build tools for member adoption and improve gender diversity in commercial leadership.

Carlton & United Breweries is a corporate partner of Business Chicks, Australia’s largest and most influential community for women

Carlton & United Breweries is a member of Pride in Diversity, Australia’s first and only not-for-profit employer support program specifically designed to assist employers with all aspects of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) inclusion.

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Our Actions

Inclusive Parental Leave

We support all types of families and we have accordingly set a parental leave standard that is available for all parents –male and female- after having a child, whether welcomed by birth, through adoption or surrogacy.

Equal pay

Workplace gender pay equality is achieved when people are able to access and enjoy the same rewards, resources and opportunities regardless of gender. At Carlton & United Breweries we are proud to report that we there is virtually no remuneration gap according to gender for individuals employed in similar roles at similar levels.