Food

Salary: £18,000 pro rata
What you need: predicted 2:2
Where: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Application deadline: 13 January 2019
Programme start date: 24 June 2019


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What it’s like to work in this area

 

We strive to give our customers what they want, when they want it. Our product team are at the forefront of our customer offer working with over 8,000 suppliers. This fast-paced and exciting environment gives our interns a great opportunity to develop themselves and really drive our strategy and the growth of our business. We use insight and feedback to help deliver successful plans and bring new and exciting products to market.

 
Our food team is diverse and made up of lots of different categories including our Produce team who are transforming our approach to food waste and our Health & Wellness team who are supporting families to stay healthy. You may get the opportunity to work in one of these areas as well as our Household and Pet team or our Bakery team. 

 

What you will be doing

Our 10 week internship programme will give you a breadth of experience into different areas of the Food team. No two days will be the same, one day you could be negotiating costs and selling, and another strategic planning and visiting supplier’s factories. There will also be the opportunity to experience our different store formats and test new products with our Product Developers to decide the next trend we should go after. It's really rewarding to make an impact at such a large scale.

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What we are looking for

Within the Product team you will need to be driven, ambitious and willing to learn. It’s not essential that you have any previous experience but it definitely helps if you have a strong commercial mind, are comfortable with data and curious of market trends and changes.

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What the application process involves

Online application

This is our chance to learn more about you!

Game based challenges

These fun games can be played on your phone, laptop or desktop and help us to understand you a little better. You will learn about yourself too as you will receive feedback after each game.

Video interview

The video interview will be the next stage of the process and will consist of a variety of questions which you can answer at a time and place that suits you.

Discovery Centre

The final stage is our Discovery Centre. This will be an opportunity for us to meet you in person and for you to find out more about us through different activities at our vibrant campus in Welwyn Garden City.

This is our chance to learn more about you!

These fun games can be played on your phone, laptop or desktop and help us to understand you a little better. You will learn about yourself too as you will receive feedback after each game.

The video interview will be the next stage of the process and will consist of a variety of questions which you can answer at a time and place that suits you.

The final stage is our Discovery Centre. This will be an opportunity for us to meet you in person and for you to find out more about us through different activities at our vibrant campus in Welwyn Garden City.