Work Placement / Internship

R&D Roasting Fundamentals

Banbury, Oxfordshire.

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JDE is home to some of the most well-known coffee brands in the world. To date, our coffee and tea portfolio is available in over 140 countries and includes iconic household names such as Kenco, L’Or, Tassimo and Douwe Egberts. We’ve built our business on the belief that everyone deserves the coffee they love – no matter who you are, where you live or how you take it.

Why work at JDE?

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About the role:

This placement sits in Research and Development, and within the Pilot Plant Team. The main focus of the placement is to help build the fundamental understanding of coffee roasting, with an emphasis on yield, aroma and flavour improvements.
Evaluation of new technologies and applying strategies for moving newly formed scientific knowledge into applications for consumer benefits.

Job Requirements:

  • Studying Chemical Engineering or a similar Scientific subject (on course for at least 2:I degree)
  • An enthusiasm for understanding the science of coffee 

What you’ll get in return:  

At JDE, in addition to a starting salary of £18,500, we offer a wide range of benefits including: 

  • £1,000 (after tax) sign on bonus paid in your first week with the business. 
  • 25 days annual leave. 
  • Company pension scheme. 
  • Great coffee every day! 

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Opportunity Overview

  • October 31st, 2021
  • £18,500 + £1,000 sign on bonus + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Year-long
  • Banbury, Oxfordshire
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