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Graduate Job Graduate Operations Scheme

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Eatwell
Reference: J307
Salary: £20,000  

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Food is big business…in fact it is the biggest industry in the UK and ABP Food Group is one of the biggest players within the food sector for meat processing.  Eatwell is part of ABP’s convenience division and are pioneers in the production of chilled snacks.  This makes us the preferred supplier to major multiple retailers including Sainsbury’s and ASDA.

What is exciting about the Graduate Management Scheme?

To start with, you will receive excellent training to equip you with the business and management skills required for the role. The training programme will expose Management trainees to many aspects of our business.  This experience will allow you to develop and progress within our business.

What do Eatwell UK do?

Product innovation and the use of the highest quality ingredients have provided Eatwell UK with a leading position in the chilled snacking category.

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The Feasters range of products is supplied to a number of leading retailers in the UK, whilst the introduction of an innovative packaging solution has enabled the brand to enter the foodservice and vending market.

Eatwell UK has a solid track record of bringing new, innovative products to the market and prides itself on producing and supplying a range of great tasting products.

As a company we have a down-to-earth attitude - both in the way we approach a problem and the way we interact with others.

So where do you come in?

Graduate Management trainees move through our business over a 2 year period to give you the skills needed to go into either an Operations or Commercial position.

As part of the hands of training, you will spend be exposed to different elements of the business, this may be project based or working in a team with real responsibility.

Operations - You will spend time in the production environment to understand the core of our business.  Duties could include overseeing the production process and schedules to ensure it is cost effective, supervising and motivating teams, setting quality standards and making sure products are on time.

Sales and Marketing – Sales analysis and market research on consumer tastes and trends and liaising directly with the key clients in retail and food services.

What can Eatwell UK give you?

Past intakes now hold many of the most senior posts in the company. This could be you!

Our Graduate Scheme has created an excellent platform for promotion opportunities and a fast track for Graduates to move into positions of high responsibility as “home grown” managers. Graduate Managers are also supported to gain relevant professional qualifications.

  • What you need to demonstrate?

    A minimum of a 2:2 degree.
  • We are always looking to spot the managers of the future, so we are interested in your potential rather than your experience.
  • All we ask is that you are a committed and ambitious individual with excellent communication skills and a desire to learn.
  • An interest in the food industry is essential.
  • You must have a current UK driving license.


Discovery Graduates is our retained Managing Consultancy.

All applications will be assessed by Discovery Graduates. We believe that every graduate is capable of getting a good graduate job given the right support, advice and training and we only work with companies who recognise the value that the right graduate can bring to their business.  


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