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Development Assistant

Bakkavor Pizza & Bread Aston, CW5 8DL
Closing date
14 Dec 2023

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Contract Type
Development, Technical
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Location – Bakkavor Pizza & Bread Aston, CW5 8DL
37.5 hours per week 
08.30am - 5pm Monday – Friday 

We’re proud to offer you a career with real scope for development. To reward your hard work and ambition as a talented Development Assistant with plenty of support and opportunity. And empower you to drive your own success and create a career you can be proud of too. 
Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China. 
Job Detail 
As a Development assistant you will work as an integral part of the development team at pace in a fast moving environment to support the delivery of the Development Activity.

Person Profile:
To be a great Development Assistant you will be organised, flexible and self-motivated.

You will have:
•    Good PC skills 
•    Valid driving licence (dependent on location)
•    A willingness to learn and grow into the role and business
•    A can-do attitude and strong work ethics
You will be: 
•    Pro-active and reliable
•    Flexible
•    Conscientious
We’re proud to be the leading UK provider of innovative, high-quality, fresh prepared food. We’re proud to be driven by the hard work and passion of our people. And we’re proud to offer a wide range of careers full of support and opportunity. Join our team and we’ll make you proud too. 


We’re the biggest name you’ve never heard of. You’ve probably eaten our food. You just didn’t realise it. Because as global leaders in the fresh prepared food industry, we create innovative products, including meals, soups, dips, salads, desserts, pizzas and breads for Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose in the UK. In the US our customers include Harris Teeter and Home Chef and in China, we make food for Starbucks, Yum! and Pret.

We’re ambitious. We’re full of ideas and we’re ready for more people to join us who share our passion for quality.


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