Coca-Cola Enterprises: Christopher Francis - Careers case study

Christopher Francis is a Project Engineer with Coca Cola Enterprises

Christopher says: “Working in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, with world class capabilities and technologies, is why I am proud to be an engineer in the food and drink industry”.

"I am currently based at Edmonton, North London Operations, in the engineering department, working as a project engineer/project manager. I am currently enrolled on the CCE supply chain graduate scheme which has a duration of three years and includes three different rotations that can be pan-European."

"I am an engineer by background, studying a Masters in mechanical engineering at the University of Leeds. To continue my engineering learning and development, I am registered with the IMechE (institute of mechanical engineering) and am continuing to work towards becoming a chartered engineer (CEng)."


  • MEng, BEng, Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds
  • A levels: Maths, Physics, Chemistry, English Language/literature, Religious Studies

Placements / work / volunteering:

  • Medi-Plumb Installations (project engineer) - summer 2013
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, chaplaincy volunteer – summer 2012
  • Wesleyan Assurance Society (customer relationship centre team member) – summer 2011

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Last reviewed: 28 Feb 2014