Graduate Management Scheme - Operations and Sales
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Graduate Management Scheme
Wessex Foods is a market leader of quality meat products. Through our fresh and frozen divisions we are a preferred supplier to major retailers and food service companies in the UK.
As a result our Graduate Scheme has created an excellent platform of promotion opportunities for our would-be Business Managers and a fast track for Graduates to move into positions of responsibility.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
Wessex FoodÆs training programme will equip you with the business and management skills required to enhance your prospects for rapid career progression.
We invest time and money in our graduates, as we believe they are the business leaders of the future.The areas you will be involved in include:
Production - making effective use of materials, machinery and people to produce the best possible products at the lowest cost and on time.
Technical/research and development - analysing and compiling nutritional tables making sure food production legislation issues are met and identifying areas for new product development.
Sales and Marketing û Sales analysis and market research on consumer tastes and trends and liasing directly with the key clients in retail and food service.Finance û Business analysis, evaluating investments, predicting costs, analysing trends, making financial projections, plus accounting and managing day-to-day cash flow.
Engineering - working closely with food development departments on new products and consider how new products can be produced technologically.
Distribution and logistics - Making sure our product reaches the customer at the right time and the lowest cost by managing people, transport and warehousing.