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They've made it - and so can you!

Meet the Tasty Careers Ambassadors: The UK's young generation of superheros, working their waffles off to shake up the Food & Drink Manufacturing Industry!

These are high-fl ying superstars from various food & drink companies who share their story of how they got into their career, what they’ve learned along the way and what they spent their first pay cheque on.

Their advice is invaluable as they’ve been there, done that and now have a super Tasty Career in the food & drink industry!


Filter Ambassadors
Name: Christopher Poynton
Job title: Apprentice Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer
Employer: Avara Foods
Qualification: GCSE’S
Salary Range: £12,000-£22,000
Name: Liam Pember
Job title: Automation Day Technician
Employer: Heineken UK
Qualification: NVQ Level 2 in Performing Engineering Operations, BTEC Level 3 in Manufacturing Engineering D*D*, NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance
Salary Range: £35,000 to £40,000
Name: Joe Franklin
Job title: Commercial Development Apprentice
Employer: Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP)
Qualification: Business Administration
Name: Ben Gregory
Job title: Commercial Graduate
Employer: Premier Foods
Qualification: Undergraduate Degree – Marketing Management – 1st Class
Salary Range: £28,000
Name: Alex Callender
Job title: Commercial Manager Degree Apprentice
Employer: Nestlé
Qualification: 3 A Levels – including A* in Business, and 10 GCSEs – A*-B
Salary Range: Starting at £18,600 with yearly increases
Name: Angel Wu
Job title: Customer Supply Planner (Rotational Graduate Scheme)
Employer: McCormick
Qualification: Meng/BEng Chemical Engineering