Our graduate and placement roles

Our roles

If you're looking for a role that will allow you to harness your skills and develop your knowledge, there's every chance we'll have a role to suit you. Whether you think your future lies in mangement, or if you're looking for a specialist role in engineering, product development or marketing, you can be sure we have an opportunity for you. 

Business Analytics

Commercial Finance

IT & Software Development

Manufacturing Operations

Marketing

Product & Research Development

Purchasing

Risk

Sales

Specialist Nutrition

Supply Chain & Logistics

 


Business Analytics

As a core member of the data analytics team, you will work on strategic data analysis and business intelligence projects that enable effective decision making within the organisation. You will also participate in the exploration into the rich data assets that Wiltshire Farm Foods and apetito have, to identify new opportunities, to deliver superior customer satisfaction and to grow the business.

We currently have no vacancies.
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Commercial Finance

Work alongside the business turning financial transactions into information that will give the business insight. You are likely to take overall responsibility for a particular area of the business, working closely with project teams to appraise projects, monitor and control the budget and develop additional controls as well as producing critical Management Information e.g. KPI reports.  To succeed in this area, you will require tight budget control and great stakeholder interaction. You will gain accounting experience and will be trained and developed with the aim of becoming a chartered accountant.

We currently have no vacancies.
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IT & Software Development

apetito is currently working on ambitious and exciting digital transformation and are looking for talented and enthusiastic graduates to join the team as trainee developers, based in our Trowbridge offices. You will gain exposure to software development projects of varying size and complexity, primarily around web and mobile, working with our customers to provide them with new, innovative software solutions that help them to successfully meet their business goals. Key areas where development will be focused on are retail, customer service and customer self-service. We operate several ecommerce sites serving customers across the world and have operations here and in North America. We are looking for someone to be part of the new software development team delivering web, mobile and integration solutions working within an agile environment.

We currently have no vacancies.
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Manufacturing Operations

Based in Trowbridge, our Manufacturing team includes five main production areas including high care food production areas, working 24 hours, 5 days per week on a three-shift basis. There are over 275 full time employees across a diverse range of operations including Pie, Sweets and Meals; with 13 million kilograms of material going through our kitchens each year to supply these. Each week our 15 different production lines produce 2 million units - 900,000 pies & sausage rolls, 250,000 sweets, 850,000 ready-made meals with over 1,300 SKU’s. With a good capital investment programme, we are lucky to be able to review and improve our equipment and processes so that we can continue to ‘make a real difference’.

We currently have no vacancies.
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Marketing

The aim of apetito’s Marketing team is to support our business growth by delivering world-class marketing campaigns aligned to our sales strategy; and to communicate how we make a real difference to our customers, staff and the wider community. We are looking for a passionate marketing student to join our team and provide creative ideas to help achieve our goals. Working in the marketing team you’ll get to experience our business first-hand through a diverse range of projects and challenges. 

We currently have no vacancies.
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Product & Research Development

Our Product & Systems Development team are responsible for identifying and delivering new product innovations that create competitive advantage, support long-term sustainable growth and make a real difference. This role is a great opportunity to further enhance food innovation within our business. You will be supported through a programme covering all areas of the product development process from idea generation & concept development through to launch. You will quickly ‘own’ and manage projects with the opportunity to make a real difference.

We currently have no vacancies.
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Purchasing

The role of the purchasing team is to source and provide the best quality food and packaging items from our approved supplier base across the world. We manage over 150 suppliers with a combined annual spend of over £50m, a major influence on the profitability of the apetito business. But its not only about cost, our values ensure we only purchase products from sustainable sources that meet the requirements of the current generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
This role offers the opportunity to understand how complex supply chains support the wider manufacturing and sales development of the business, both commercially and operationally.

We currently have no vacancies.
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Risk

The risk team manage risk across all aspects of the business from factories to drivers to financial fraud and loss. You are likely to spend time interviewing people in the business, going out to depots to do audits and bringing ideas to the teams relatively new way of working. This graduate role will be a key part of the Risk Management Group (RMG) and will also support business wide initiatives including data protection, compliance, business continuity, indirect supplier contract management, and insurance risk reduction. You will also work in the Commercial Finance team, providing commercial and financial decision support and business partnering – enabling full visibility of performance across a variety of business operations, market sectors and sales channels.

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Sales

apetito are approaching a 10 year presence within the Care Homes sector and now cater for 18,000 residents daily across 450 Care Home sites. The role of the Client Development Manager has been key in the growth of this highly successful division.  

After a thorough induction, you will be responsible for managing your own diary. You will learn how to allocate your time wisely, ensuring customer service levels and relationships are sustained as well as delivering on growth opportunities across your territory of approximately 40 partners.

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Specialist Nutrition

The Specialist Nutrition team is responsible for driving forward the development and sustainable sales growth of ground-breaking specialist nutritional product categories and delivering competitive advantage across both the apetito and Wiltshire Farm Foods business. Their focus is on creating products and services that make a real difference to people living with specific health conditions, such as dysphagia, dementia and malnutrition. Specialist Nutrition ranges include the Queen’s Award winning shaped pureed meals which have revolutionised the market and raised the bar for catering standards in care settings as well as in homes. ‚Äč

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Supply Chain & Logistics

Our Customer Service and Distribution team is based in Portbury near Bristol and covers a variety of disciplines including Inbound Logistics, Inventory Management, Warehouse Order Picking & Dispatch, Transport & Delivery Planning and Customer Services.  With a workforce of over 120 people and an extensive product range with over 1,300 SKU’s, we deliver delicious meals to over a thousand different customers.

We currently have no vacancies.
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