Graduate Team Leader

£20,000 - £25,000
06 Jan 2017
06 Feb 2017
Job Type
Graduate jobs
Start Date

As a newly recruited graduate, your role will oversee one of the business' product lines, dealing with product flow, quality and customer demand. You will get the opportunity to manage a team of up to 25 people, develop their performance and work towards becoming a leader within the business.

Your responsibilities will extend to running a production line, meeting line plans, minimising downtime, improving performance and efficiencies, whilst reducing costs where possible. Melton Foods will support your professional development throughout your tenure, leading to new opportunities within the business including, but not limited to, progression towards Area Manager.

What we are looking for:

Academically, we are looking for CCC (or higher) at A-level and a 2:2 degree (or higher) from any discipline completed within the last 3 years. Our sites are often in rural areas of the UK and therefore it is a requirement that you have a Full UK Driving Licence in order to get to work and travel between sites. You will have strong communication skills, both verbal and written. 

You will also be:

  • A strong leader
  • Career minded
  • Ambitious
  • Driven
  • Customer focused
  • Personable
  • Someone who strives towards self-progression

Salary and benefits:

At Melton Foods, we know how hard graduates work and what a substantial contribution they make to businesses and because of this, we offer the people who join us a very attractive package.

This includes:

  • A starting salary of £20,000 - £25,000
  • 24 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Profit-related bonus scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private healthcare

If your application is successful then you will be contacted to conduct a telephone interview which will lead to a first stage assessment centre.

We will be legally obliged to check your eligibility to work in the UK. Please check your eligibility before applying and ensure that you can provide the appropriate original documents.

Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants.  All applications will be processed through Discovery.  We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews.  In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.