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Neal's Yard Dairy
Posted: 18 Sep 2023
Deadline: 30 Oct 2023
Compensation: £11.95 per hour (plus holiday pay)
Paid Full-time Fixed term / contract
We are looking for THREE hard-working and curious cheese enthusiasts to join our Cheese Maturation Team this Christmas at our London (Bermondsey) site. The roles commence in early October and run through to the end of the year.
Our Maturation Team is responsible for a wide range of tasks, including receiving deliveries, stock management of all cheese and non-cheese goods, quality control and maturation of all the cheeses we sell, as well as lots of cleaning, logistics, and site management.
The maturation team manages a constant flow of goods in and out, and priorities can change from one moment to the next. You’ll need to be a quick learner and an adept listener and observer. Proactivity, accuracy, and attention to detail are all essential skills. The role is physical; you will be on your feet and moving throughout the day, as well as lifting and moving lots of cheese.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, able to work accurately and at pace, and keen to learn more about our cheese and the work that we do. A background in the food industry will be advantageous but is not essential.
Finally, during the busiest period in December you may be required to work the late shift (14:30-23:30) so you will need to ensure you can manage the commute from Bermondsey at that time.
The working day requires prolonged periods of standing and moving heavy cheeses from one place to another. The working temperature varies too, and it does get cold!
All applications will require proof of eligibility to work in the UK.
To apply, please complete the form below ASAP as we are processing candidate CVs as they arrive. We aim to contact successful candidates within 7 days of their application and reserve the right to close our vacancy earlier than advertised.
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We are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments needed to support you in our recruitment process.
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.