Junior Development Chef

Location: Boston, Lincolnshire

Contract Type: Permanent

Business Area: Bakkavor Ltd


We're the biggest name you've never heard of. You've probably eaten our food- you just didn't realise it. Because as global leaders in the fresh prepared food industry with over 19,000 employees, we create innovative products, including meals, soups, dips, salads, desserts, pizzas and bread for customers including Tesco, M&S, Sainsbury's and Waitrose in the UK. Our customers include Harris Teeter and Home Chef in the US, and in China, we make food for Starbucks, Yum! and Pret. We're ambitious. We're full of ideas. And we're ready for more people who share our passion for quality to join us.


Junior Development Chef


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Junior Development chef to join us.


In this busy and exciting role, you will work as part of our Development Team supporting the delivery of Development activity - whilst demonstrating culinary knowledge and skill.

About you


To be a great Junior Development Chef you will be highly motivated with a passion for food


You will have:


• The ability to work in a fast-paced environment

• Culinary skills and creative flair

• A willingness to learn and grow into the role and business


You will be:


• A qualified Chef or equivalent experience

• A team player, adaptable, approachable

What you can expect from us


When joining us you can expect a highly competitive rewards package including group pension, private medical insurance, and other flexible benefits - alongside excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group.




Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.


Category:  Development

Boston, GB

Date:  14-Jun-2022