Careers campaign case studies

If you are looking for an exciting, rewarding, diverse career with good pay and long term prospects you should seriously consider a career in the food and drink industry.

Examples of careers in the food and drink manufacturing sector:



Food Scientist


Research and Development (R&D)

Supply Chain


Aunt Bessies

Business Manager: Shaun Smith

Délifrance (UK) Ltd

Technical Account Manager: Natalie Parker

Dorset Cereals

Communications Assistant: Rob Ward

Nestlé UK and Ireland

Seasonal Customer Category Manager: Tom Ellis


Cargill plc

Trainee Electrical Engineer: Luke Walsh

Coca-Cola Enterprises

Maintenance Technician Engineer: Gordon W Gillies

Project Engineer: Christopher Francis

Supply Chain Graduate: Danielle Esptein


Health, Safety and Environment Manager: Carol Guignard


Engineering Apprentice: Sam Elliott

Mondelez International

Advanced Engineering Maintenance Apprenticeship: Lewis Thorpe

Junior Technician, former Engineer Apprentice: Dawn Woodcock

Procurement Innovation Manager for Global Chocolate: Jessica Harvey

Process Engineer: Conor McGurk

Maintenance Technician: Paul Morgan,

Nestlé UK and Ireland

Engineering Graduate: Chandni Chavda

Quality Assurance Graduate: Jess Anderson


Site Leader: Crea Lavin

Sustainability Engineer: Amy Parsons

Process Specialist: Katherine Ebsworth

United Biscuits

Process Engineering Manager: Kathrin Setchell

Process Engineer: Naidene Samuel


Unilever Project Manager: Hazel Elderkin

Food scientist and technologist

Border Biscuits

Food Technologist: Megan Brown

Mondelez International

Senior Scientist: Kelly Fourtouni


Nutrition Sciences Placement Student: Georgia Mission

Premier Foods

Food Scientist: Louise Eaton


Scientist: Sarah Woodhams

Taylors of Harrogate

Food Technologist: Clare Walker

United Biscuits

Ingredients Technologist: Mansi Verma


Aunt Bessies

Marketing Manager: Lorraine Crowe

Research and development (R&D)

Macphie of Glenbervie

Research and Development Manager: Paul McKnight

Müller Dairy

Senior Development Technologist: Clare Dodd

Supply chain


Supply Chain Purchasing Manager: Claire Gregory

Premier Foods

Food Scientist: Louise Eaton

Mars Inc

Lean Coach in the Supply Chain: Ryan Braddon

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Last reviewed: 17 Mar 2016