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Why You Should Consider Careers In The Food And Fresh Produce Sectors…Find Out How & Why With MDS!
Episode 8211th November 2021 • Beanstalk Global • Max MacGillivray
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MDS works in partnership with over 55 organisations across the fresh produce industry to provide a unique graduate scheme unlike any other. MDS Trainees can experience four different roles and gain the necessary tools to become future leaders, including a professional Leadership and Management qualification, mentoring, coaching and access to exclusive networking events. Over the last 35 years, MDS has produced a network of over 500+ food and fresh produce leaders.

Food is the Future

The food industry generates an annual turnover of around £104 billion annually, as the largest manufacturing sector in the country. Food, fresh produce and agriculture is playing a vital role in working towards a better future. The industry is crucial in solving many of the environmental and social issues that are high on the agenda in terms of career aspirations for future generations. Employing around 4 million people, the sector is full of diverse opportunities, high job satisfaction and rising salaries. Fresh produce values its employees, and it is actively seeking out problem solvers who will play an essential role in meeting market demand and feeding an expected population of over 70 million.

This broadcast will focus on why food and fresh produce is an exciting career, how it appeals to graduates, and the endless emerging opportunities within the industry.