The Role

Here at Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for a Student Process Assistant at our Grimsby site. Here, we manufacture fresh soups and ready meals, for our own brands, under license, and for private label products.

The role of Student Process Assistant will be to support the Process team in delivering products, which meet the set quality, safety and margin standards, by assisting with trials and carrying out post-trial analysis and routine tasks as projects require.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 5th December.

Key Responsibilities

  • Organising samples and sample requests.
  • Organise trial stock and process team raw materials.
  • Set up panels and heat samples.
  • Carry out washouts and record the results.
  • Reheat instructions and suitability for freezing.
  • Managing Buy Back Panels.
  • Making kitchen samples and collecting ingredients.
  • Maintain high standards of working.
  • Follow procedures where necessary.
  • Support the Process team with trials.

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • Working towards, or recent Graduate, in a Food related subject.
  • Full UK driving license is essential, as travel across our different sites in the UK will be required. This may also include over night stays as required.
  • Bright, able to think 'outside the box'.
  • Good communication and organisational skills.
  • Ability to be flexible.
  • You will describe yourself as creative, and a 'foodie' with basic culinary skills.

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.

Our Vision

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.

Learning and Development

We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!