The Role

At Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for an IT Developer at our Peterborough site.

The role will be to deliver and support robust internal software solutions to the business.  This will include, but not be limited to, software applications developed in Microsoft programming languages, SQL, Business Intelligence tools and reporting systems.  Additionally to perform database administration and management.

Key Responsibilities
  • To develop internal software solutions to the agreed user specification.
  • To develop internal software solutions adhering to the policies and strategies defined by the development manager.
  • To fully test and document all procedures prior to User Acceptance Test (UAT) handover.
  • To develop and support business intelligence and reporting solutions as part of a BI development team.
  • To provide technical support to the business in all aspects relating to internally designed solutions and their dependencies
  • To perform regular database administration to ensure databases are well maintained and deliver optimum performance
  • To deliver document solutions using business document enhancement systems such as Streamserve

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

  • Preferred Degree level in computer related studies
  • 2 years plus in a development role
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to translate user’s needs into functional requirement specifications
  • Good Attention to detail and a methodical approach

What can we offer you?

  • Competitive salary / rate of pay
  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank Holiday
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • A day off work to support our charity partners
  • Flexible working options
  • Pension
  • Medical benefit
  • And access to a HUB that offers many discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. 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.

Our Business behaviours

As a business we strive to promote from within and our underlying business behaviours really enable us to drive this strategic objective. We believe we can provide an opportunity for all individuals to grow and achieve with Hain Daniels through demonstrating core behaviours such as ambition & energy, collaborative working, honest communication, innovation, delivering excellent quality, embracing versatility and equality

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!