Acquisition of premium cooked meats business 22 Oct 2014

Cranswick, a leading UK food producer, announces that it has acquired the whole of the issued share capital of Benson Park Limited ("Benson Park").  

Benson Park is a leading producer of premium British cooked poultry.  It supplies ingredients to customers which operate in the fast growing food to go sector of the retail multi-channel, convenience and foodservice markets.  This strategic acquisition moves Cranswick into a new protein sector broadening both the Group’s product range and its customer base.

NPD Technologist

Cranswick Gourmet Sausage Co. (Lazenby’s) is our fast-paced sausage facility located in Hull. Using only the best cuts of British pork, fresh herbs and spices, Cranswick is the UK’s leading producer of gourmet sausages and burgers, supplying major retailers and foodservice outlets alike.  

Bulk Packing Line Leader

Monday - Friday Days

06:00 – 14:30

Cranswick Country Foods is one of the largest pork processors in the UK, dealing with multiple customers, the foodservice sector and further processors.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for Line Leader to join the busy Bulk team at the Preston site.

Retail QA (Days)

Cranswick Country Foods in Watton, Norfolk is serious about its quality pork products. Now we’re hungry for talented people to join us. It’s win win; you achieve your potential, we achieve our ambitious growth plans.

We are looking for a QA to in our Retail department, day shift, working 4 on/4off shift pattern.

Job requirements of Retail QA:

Planner

An opportunity has arisen for a Planner, working Monay to Friday , 05:15 am start  

This role is crutial for the business to run . As a planner you have to  ensure Service Levels are maintained at the highest level, by working closely with the Operations team to ensure the Plan provided is achievable, the most efficient / cost effective plan it can be. 

Training Administrator

An opportunity has arisen for a Training Administrator. The training administrator updates and organises company training programs for all personnel. This position has limited decision-making as problems can generally be evaluated in terms of defined procedures or precedents. The training administrator assesses several elements and alternatives, which involve minor research. This position modifies methods and procedures or plans and establishes new methods and procedures 

Warehouse & Despatch Manager

You will be responsible in leading, controlling and managing the Goods in, Warehouse & Despatch operation in a safe and efficient manner, utilising all direct reports covering 7 days per week. You will be delegating roles, tasks and responsibilities to achieve set objectives in line with the business requirements. You will be constantly seeking to improve the Department, initiating and implementing continuous improvement programmes aimed at reducing costs and improving performance and provide support and cover were necessary.

Senior NPD Technologist

Cranswick Gourmet Sausage Co. (Lazenby’s) is our fast-paced sausage facility located in Hull. Using only the best cuts of British pork, fresh herbs and spices, Cranswick are the UK’s leading producer of gourmet sausages and burgers, supplying major retailers and foodservice outlets alike.