Graduate - Engineering/Operations

Type: Permanent - Full Time
Hours: .
Salary: £27k Basic Salary rising to £28k by year two


Fuel your career with The Compleat Food Group’s Graduate Scheme 2022-2023

Are you a recent graduate looking to form a successful career in your chosen field? Then it’s time for a new and exciting role to put you amongst the professionals.

We are looking for exceptional and energetic graduates to join our team at The Compleat Food Group. We are offering placements within the following subject areas: Engineering, Operations & Supply Chain, Technical, Finance, HR, Marketing and Category.

Continuing our successful Graduate Scheme this spring (with graduates geared up to begin in September 2022), we are looking to enrol and work with 16-20 bright and talented graduates to cover a broad spectrum of roles and sectors across our £590m business.

We offer a Compleat career journey, creating the pathway for the UK’s top young talent to grow and develop as our business does, ensuring both personally and professionally our talent is nurtured and encouraged in order to become the very best at what they do.

From your first day among our passionate team of individuals, you’ll feel part of The Compleat Food Group family. Our community will help you to turn your existing academic success, enthusiasm and positive ‘can-do’ attitude into real-world business management skills across a variety of functional roles. Not to mention, we offer our employees the opportunity to achieve additional MSc qualifications in Management and Leadership to enhance their experience.

Why we feel good about your career with us…

Our objective is to always enable our employees the opportunity to grow in their field of excellence.

We will inspire and celebrate a new generation of inspiring talent and expose individuals to a variety of career opportunities, as we understand it is you who will make our future.

The Package:

  • £27k Basic Salary rising to £28k by year two
  • Monthly/Quarterly get togethers
  • External Learning Pathways including a Master’s (MSc) via Cranfield University, in Strategic Management and Leadership (you will be joining the UK’s specialist postgraduate university in technology and management.)
  • Detailed tailored individual training plan 
  • Direct reporting to Professional Industry Experts 
  • Individual designated mentor from the Senior Leadership Team
  • Travel across our UK sites to broaden experiences
  • Opportunity to Compleat your skill-set and obtain additional qualifications

The programme, designed by graduates who know what you want, is a two-year accelerated learning programme that focuses on professional development and continuous improvement. You will play an active part in driving your career progression and will be exposed to a variety of projects across the business. The Group will provide you with a clear framework and you will benefit from structured training, dedicated mentoring, as well as the assistance you need to develop and succeed.  

This programme will catapult your career with fast-track progression options within a business growing at pace, across a number of specialisms including HR, Finance, Marketing, Commercial, Operations, Engineering and Technical.

You'll benefit from being handed responsibility from the outset, an opportunity to gain hands-on experience and develop a broad understanding of your chosen profession, as well as receiving invaluable support in building key skills, from a range of industry professionals.

At The Compleat Food Group, you’ll be part of a growing company that encourages and supports you to thrive, to challenge for better, and to excel and initiate improvements. Our open ethos ensures we strive towards a common goal of succeeding together and respecting each other’s ideas and opinions. Our entity is inspired by ‘feel good food’ and so this notion ensures fun-filled work, even when the challenges are high. We aim to inspire you to achieve and deliver more, every day.

So, if that sounds like something you could get your teeth into look no further. Schemes like these are generally oversubscribed, with limited places available – so to ensure we bite at the chance to take you on board, simply serve us a feel-good application we can’t miss. Please, get in touch if our scheme piques your interest to secure a place on this popular, industry-leading graduate scheme.

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