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Wholesale Delivery/Collection Driver

Neal's Yard Dairy

Posted: 12 Sep 2023

Deadline: 1 Oct 2023

Compensation: £22,280 per annum

Paid Part-time Permanent


Job description

We are looking for a part-time driver, working 4 days per week, to join our Wholesale Distribution team. 

Based out of our Maturing arches in Bermondsey, London, you will spend most of your time on the road, driving one of our fleet of Mercedes Sprinter vans delivering to our wholesale customers in London and further afield, as well as collecting cheese from farms around the country. 

Working hours are 4am to 1pm or 5am to 2pm Tuesday – Friday depending which route you are on. 

You will have: 

  • A full, clean UK or EU Driving License 
  • A good knowledge of London roads and the Highway Code  
  • Computer literacy including: Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook 
  • Proof of your right to work in UK 

You will be: 

  • An excellent verbal communicator, fluent in English  
  • Professional and polite with a strong focus on customer service 
  • Honest, trustworthy, reliable, and conscientious  
  • Precise and accurate with high levels of attention to detail in all your activities 
  • Flexible and mindful of the business/team objectives and goals whilst completing your duties
  • Adaptable - able to work independently out on the road and think on your feet when needed!  

This role will be physically demanding with heavy lifting required as there’s lots of cheese to load, unload and deliver. The role also includes up to an hour of packing and helping to finish the overnight orders for delivery each morning.    

We pride ourselves not only on the excellent produce we sell but the service that goes with it.  So, attention to detail and good communication between you and the office-based wholesale team is crucial.  

We supply some of the best cheese in the world, to the best restaurants and delis in London and beyond.  The successful applicant will play a key part in making this happen, with great scope for career development as we expand our customer base and continue our mission to improve British cheese. 

We offer full on the job training, guaranteed shifts, and a competitive salary of £22,280 per annum (FTE £27,850 per annum) 

To apply, please complete the form below ASAP as we are looking to fill this position soon.

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We are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments needed to support you in our recruitment process.

Application information

If you’re interested in applying, please apply on our website: Neal's Yard Dairy - Jobs

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About Neal's Yard Dairy

Our mission is to Improve British Cheese. We select, mature and sell outstanding British cheese that we are extremely proud of, made by people we know and trust, and we are always looking for ways to improve.