Welsh cy
Ben Gregory — Commercial Graduate

Name: Ben Gregory
Job title: Commercial Graduate
Employer: Premier Foods
Qualification: Undergraduate Degree – Marketing Management – 1st Class
Salary Range: £28,000

How did you end up in this job?

During my final year at university, I began applying for commercial roles in the FMCG industry. I undertook a 12 month placement year at Kellogg’s so decided this line of work was where I wanted to pursue a career. In my final year of university I began applying for graduate schemes in the food industry and Premier Foods was a good fit for this.

What’s the best thing about your job?

The best thing about my role is that it offers a broad exposure to different areas in the company. Over the 18 month scheme there’s 3 different rotations in different areas of the company. This is providing me with a well rounded experience base, and teeing me up for the future.

What was your starting salary?

£28,000

How long have you been doing your job?

From October 2018

Where do you see yourself in five years time?

I hope to progress through the company, to gain broad exposure to different areas of commercial roles.