The top companies hiring in November 2018

Remember remember, who’s hiring in November…

OK, so we can’t stop the early onslaught of Christmas cheer. But with over 280,000 jobs live on reed.co.uk right now, we can give you a rundown of the biggest brands looking for staff this month. Let’s face it, if you’re going to be forced to listen to Mariah Carey on repeat, you might as well make it productive…

To bring some warmth back to your November, here are five of the top companies hiring this month on reed.co.uk:

 

Costa

Craving a career in coffee? Passionate about delivering excellent customer service? Just looking to get a jump start on your Gingerbread Latte obsession? You’re in luck.

As the nation’s largest coffee shop chain, Costa pride themselves on serving expertly crafted coffee – made with beans grown from 100% Rainforest Alliance Certified™ Farms.

They’ve grown dramatically since they hit the streets of London in 1971, now boasting over 2,000 UK restaurants, 6,000 Costa Express vending facilities, and an additional 1,280 outlets all over the world.

They’re recruiting for Baristas and Managers all over the UK throughout the month, but also have a number of vacancies in accountancy and FMCG on offer. And it’s not just an excellent rewards programme and an emphasis on personal growth that you’ll benefit from as a Costa employee.

They also provide free drinks – all day, every day, along with 50% off food. Translation? All. Of. The. Muffins.

So whether you want to be a Barista in Basildon or an Assistant Manager in Aberdeen, Costa’s got the role for you…as well as, you know, a lot of coffee.

Location: Across the UK.

View all jobs with Costa now

 

Just Eat

Just Eat can do more than just provide you with a choice of over 100 types of food in an instant…they can also give you your next career.

Founded in Denmark in 2001, Just Eat is now the UK’s largest food delivery network.

Not only are they a world leader in online and mobile food ordering, they’re also a top 100 FTSE listed company, employing over 3,300 people all over the globe. And with 24 million customers and 93,000 restaurant partners, finding the right people for their roles is always pretty high on their list.

That’s where you come in.

They’re hiring Delivery Drivers and Riders to deliver everything from fried chicken and chow mein through to burgers and onion bhajis. The best part? As a self-employed, independent courier, you’ll be able to make your hours work around you.

In addition, Just Eat won’t charge you commission for access to their network, meaning you’ll be able to keep 100% of your fees – which are paid direct to you on a weekly basis. That’s one way to start saving for Christmas.

So, ready for a career that really delivers? Apply now.

Location: Scotland.

View all jobs with Just Eat now

 

Smiggle

Love pens? Toys? Novelty pencil cases? Journals, lockable notebo…OK, you get the picture.

Founded in Australia in 2003, Smiggle caters to all of your stationery needs – selling fun, engaging, and affordable products aimed at 5-14 year olds. Now, it has almost 300 stores worldwide, including 100 in the UK.

So whether its school work, home projects, or anything else, Smiggle’s vibrant stationery, bags, and accessories are guaranteed to make kids smile and giggle (see what they did there?)

They’re currently hiring for Store and Assistant Managers across the country, in search of results-focused, creative, and above all, fun, leaders who are passionate about all things stationery. In return, you’ll benefit from excellent professional development prospects, bonus opportunities, and competitive salaries.

At the very least, you’ll get to indulge in your childhood stationery obsession at half the price (because no, you can never have too many gel pens).

Location: Across the UK.

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Superdrug

New morning routines, now available at Superdrug

As the one of the UK’s largest beauty and health and retailers, Superdrug are committed to delivering the best beauty and health products on the high street – at an affordable price. Not only do they sell all the biggest name brands, they also have a whole host of exclusive products, courtesy of their Superdrug Own Brand collection.

All of their Own Brand products are also certified by Cruelty Free International, in a bid to fight against animal testing for cosmetic reasons. Protecting the environment is equally important to Superdrug, and they aim to recycle 85% of their waste by 2020.

OK, so you know they sell great products, deliver excellent customer service, and are passionate about CSR. But what’s in it for their employees?

In addition to you and a friend or family member getting 30% off Superdrug products (and 10% off everything else), they also offer a generous holiday package, a company car, a rewards scheme, and much more.

And with a wide range of roles on offer, in everything from retail and health and medicine, to marketing and FMCG, there’s bound to be something to suit you.

Knowing the difference between a highlighter and a primer may also help.

Location: Across the UK.

View all jobs with Superdrug now

 

Vue Entertainment

Looking for that ‘big screen’ experience?

Delivering everything from blockbusters to opera, ballet, and musicals in 212 cinemas worldwide, Vue Entertainment is a leader in premium entertainment cinema. They’re also part of Vue International, one of the world’s leading cinema operators.

And with 843 screens in the UK alone, they pride themselves in being able to provide viewers with the best content and the best technology, in the best environment. And you know, all of the popcorn you could ask for.

They’re primarily recruiting for Cinema Managers this month, but also have vacancies in accountancy and HR. If you’re selected, this means unlimited cinema tickets for yourself and 3 friends (plus 40% off concessions), along with a number of other great perks as well. What’s not to like?

Just make sure you turn your phone off at the interview. Nobody wants to be that person…

Location: Across the UK.

View all jobs with Vue Entertainment now

 

 

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