Featured vacancies:

Packaging Technologist, Food, 3-month FTC
, London
, £300
 - £350
per annum
Health & Safety Officer, Food Manufacturing
, North Yorkshire
, £30000
 - £35000
per annum
Account Executive, Food Manufacturing
, Cambridgeshire
, £25000
 - £31000
per annum
 + Bonus & great package
Innovation & Technical Lead
, Hertfordshire
, £65000
 - £85000
per annum
 + Package
Process Technologist, Food Manufacturing
, Norfolk
, £30000
 - £35000
per annum
Senior Process Technologist, Food Manufacturing
, Cornwall
, £35000
 - £40000
per annum
Food Finance Jobs – are they a good career move?
Food finance jobs

Food Finance Jobs – are they a good career move?

Looking at food finance jobs are an excellent choice of career for anyone looking for a job that holds potential to grow and evolve. From major manufacturers to small-scale food producers, there’s a lot of exciting opportunities to explore.

The food industry is booming, with sales in the UK reaching record highs in recent years. This presents fantastic prospects for recent graduates and experienced professionals alike, who are looking to build a successful career in the field. By contributing to the growth of this sector, through financial planning and tracking, you can open yourself up to a broad range of career opportunities.

From identifying cost-saving measures by creating efficient systems, to developing long-term strategies to maximise profits and minimise risks, finance professionals can empower a business to diversify and remain competitive. Working in the food industry is a great opportunity to drive progress and make a true impact.

As a recruiter in the food industry, I can confidently say that the finance sector has never been more in demand. With more finance jobs available now than ever before, it’s an excellent time for those seeking to begin or further their career in this field.

For example being a Finance Manager in the food industry is a great career path for those looking to combine skills and knowledge in finance with an in-depth understanding of the food industry. There are a huge range of opportunities that come with this role, from working with suppliers to ensure stock availability and best prices, to keeping an eye on revenue streams and ensuring costs are being managed effectively. As the Finance Manager, you would be responsible for managing the overall financial performance of your organisation within the food industry, meaning a job that is both challenging and varied!

In a management role within finance you would have plenty of responsibility, but also great rewards. With an industry that is always innovating and adapting, finance jobs within the food or FMCG industry will never become stagnant, meaning that you will never stop learning. With the current technological advances taking form in the food industry, there has never been a better time to join the sector and become an essential part of the finance team.

If you have the financial skills and experience, alongside an understanding of the food industry, finance management in the food sector is a career worth considering.

Click here to view our current food finance jobs.

About this article

Read time

3 minutes

Share

Latest news

Supply Chain jobs
Supply chain jobs come in all shapes and sizes. We recruit for roles within the Supply Chain function from junior management roles to board level positions. Are you an experienced supply chain specialist looking for an exciting and rewarding career in the food industry? The food industry is a sector with many exciting opportunities for...
sales and marketing jobs light bulbs
The food industry is a fast-paced, constantly evolving sector, which means that working in sales and marketing jobs in this field are incredibly rewarding. The challenging environment allows you to thrive and learn something new every day and the knowledge gained in this sector can be invaluable for your future career. If you’re looking for...
Food inflation below 10% - lady shopping
It’s an exciting time for food industry professionals in the UK The latest news from the British food sector is that there has been an increase in the number of food manufacturing jobs available in the last year. 2023 has been an especially big year for growth and innovation that will shape the future of...
Food finance jobs
Looking at food finance jobs are an excellent choice of career for anyone looking for a job that holds potential to grow and evolve. From major manufacturers to small-scale food producers, there’s a lot of exciting opportunities to explore. The food industry is booming, with sales in the UK reaching record highs in recent years....
chocolate
Hotel Chocolat founders have agreed a takeover with Mars. Mars will take over the business and have agreed to keep production in the UK. The founders are set to make £280m after an agreed take over of £534m. After the deal was announce shares increased by 160%. Mars currently employs over 140,000 people around the...
Engineering jobs - workers working in a factory
Engineering jobs in the FMCG world are certainly a great option for those that like to fix broken things or think strategically on how they can improve on a process within a manufacturing environment. As an Engineer, within either the FMCG or food industry, you have a unique opportunity to make an impact on the...
Chef jobs are exciting Chef placing food on a plate
Chef jobs in food manufacturing are exciting opportunities! Are you currently looking for Chef Jobs and what opportunities are out there? Joining the food manufacturing industry could be the opportunity you have been waiting for! There is a vast array of Chef jobs you could be interested in. A great industry to move into the...
Food inflation below 10% - lady shopping
Food inflation has finally dropped under the 10% mark for the first time in over a year! This is good news for all Food Businesses and Consumers. This significant dip is a major milestone in the journey towards sustainable economic growth and food security for the UK. Every retailer included in the Kantar report saw...
interviewing for NPD and development jobs
Are you currently interviewing for NPD jobs or Food Development Jobs? Are you on the lookout for a job that challenges, excites and motivates you? There are so many reasons to consider being part of an NPD team. But the main recurring theme with anyone we speak to is that it isn’t just a job;...

Get in touch