Proud to offer an insight to our industry


What better place for talented and motivated undergraduates to gain valuable experience of the food industry than the fast-paced and exciting world of Bakkavor?

Join us on a 12-month Year-in-Industry placement in Food Technology and Finance and discover where a career with us could lead.


You’ll enjoy the following.

  • An annual salary of £19,000 + relocation support.
  • A Buddy to help introduce you to the business.
  • A Graduate Team to coordinate the programme and offer advice.
  • Being part of a cohort of 10 other undergraduate placements students.
  • The support of a Line Manager who will complete regular performance reviews and help to develop your experience.
  • The opportunity to join Bakkavor in a full-time role, once you successfully complete your degree.


To apply

  • We look for people as driven and motivated as we are. Who are excited and energised by change and who connect with our values.
  • You should be studying for an honour’s degree or equivalent qualification.
  • Possess a technical, food related or science-based degree if applying for a Food Technology Placement.
  • Have a ‘right to work’ in the UK.
  • Be able to articulate your motivation to progress your career and gain experience in the food industry for your chosen area.
  • Be flexible in location and able to relocate for a placement, if necessary,
  • Possess a level of business and commercial acumen.
  • Ideally have a driving licence.




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