Our unwavering commitment to excellence has earned us a reputation as a thriving enterprise, and we recognize that this success is deeply rooted in the exceptional contributions of our employees.

We are committed to hiring and retaining talented individuals who possess the requisite skills, qualifications, and experience to drive innovation and contribute meaningfully to the Company's continued prosperity.

Current Opportunities

DRINKS STOCK CONTROLLER & TRAINEE BEER BUYER
Location: Blantyre

Salary: Competitive

One of Scotland’s most historic family businesses, Dunns Food and Drinks Ltd are an award-winning delivered wholesale supplier in Scotland, with a remarkable portfolio of craft beers, wines, spirits and food products from around the world, providing a specialist one stop shop for food and drinks requirements of all natures. 

We are on a mission to make people as passionate about the great food and drinks that we supply as we are.  Our Buying & Stock Control team is vital to the operation, along with our goal of being the #1 independent delivered wholesaler in Scotland.

The Job

Stock Controller responsibilities include supplier liaison, placing orders, tracking shipments, overseeing stock checks and maintaining reports of purchases and pricing.

To be successful in this role, you should be highly organised and familiar with supply chain procedures.  Good communication skills and an ability to interact with suppliers, clients and internal teams is imperative.

Ultimately, you will increase profitability and effectiveness by maintaining optimal stock levels of quality products at all times.

This role also is a gateway into a Buying role and a proportion of your work will be dedicated to learning about buying and you will be responsible for handling a number of our drinks suppliers.

Stock Control Core responsibilities (50% of your role)

Trainee Beer Buyer  50% of role)

As a Trainee Buyer your mission is simple. To lead and control procurement activity within your category. You will get involved in a variety of projects and contribute directly to driving the overall success of the business.

Personal Attributes

What we are looking for

About the team

Working for Dunns Food and Drinks

Dunns Food and Drinks is a family run company with branches in Blantyre, East Kilbride and Aberdeen.

Our family culture stretches back nearly 150 years in business yet it means much more than dates and numbers. It’s quite literally, the core of our business. We consider all of our employees as part of the family and invaluable assets to our ongoing success. We continually invest in training, refresher courses and development for our team that allows everyone in the Dunns family to share in a thriving and mutually supportive working environment.

The benefit to us? Excellent staff retention and length of service rates. And to our customers? The reassurance of the best possible service, throughout every aspect of their dealings with us.

Working within the food service and hospitality industry we deliver thousands of innovative food and drinks products across a diverse range of outstanding customer venues.

We make sure that new members who join the Dunns family join us with a clearly defined development path that is supported by regular reviews, training and ongoing support from our senior level management team.

Benefits & additional perks

Applications
To apply, please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to jobs@dunnsfoodanddrinks.co.uk with subject DRINKS STOCK CONTROLLER & TRAINEE BEER BUYER Application by the closing date.

State your availability and confirm your eligibility to work in the UK.  

Closing Date 31.05.24

NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

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TERRITORY SALES MANAGER
Location: Glasgow (Drinks)

Salary: Up to £35k OTE

This is a massive opportunity to join a growing company in Scotland’s food and drinks industry and work with some of the world’s largest brands in a new position as a result of exceptional growth. 

Dunns Food and Drinks are on a mission to make people as passionate about the great food and drinks we supply. Our Customer facing team are at the very heart of delivering that, along with our shared goal of being the #1 independent delivered wholesaler in Scotland.

Sales are essential to our business and we are on the lookout for passionate, results-driven individuals with pride in their work and a genuine desire for learning and development. The role will be challenging but rewarding and will develop your skills alongside our business.

Job description

As a Territory Sales Manager your mission is simple. To take charge of, protect and grow our sales in your designated territory. You will achieve this by leading our service standards to our amazing existing customers and by engaging with the best new outlets in town. The fruit of your labour will be growth, profit and driving Scotland’s food and drink industry forward!

After training, you will be expected to deliver the main duties of a Territory Manager in tandem with wider objectives. These will include:

Skills / Experience

Company Benefits

Applications
To apply, please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to jobs@dunnsfoodanddrinks.co.uk with subject Territory Manager application by the closing date.

State your availability and confirm your eligibility to work in the UK.

Closing Date 31.05.24

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CUSTOMER SERVICE OPERATOR 
Location: Blantyre

Salary: Competitive

About the Role

As a Customer Service Representative, you will be the primary point of contact for our valued customers, handling inbound and outbound calls, emails, and website orders. You will manage an account base, ensuring timely order processing and resolving any customer inquiries or issues promptly. Your ability to build strong relationships and effectively manage customer expectations will be crucial in maintaining our reputation for outstanding service.

Responsibilities

Qualifications

Benefits

Embrace an Exciting Opportunity

Join our dynamic team and play a vital role in shaping Dunns Food and Drinks' continued success. If you are passionate about providing exceptional customer service and thrive in a collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply.

Applying:
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to jobs@dunnsfoodanddrinks.co.uk  by 31st May 2024.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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7.5t DELIVERY DRIVERS
Location
: From our Blantyre HQ

Salary: Starting at £29,376 (Based on our hourly rate of £12)

As a driver at Dunns Food and Drinks you will be working for one of Scotland’s leading independent wholesalers, with a remarkable portfolio of global beers, wines, spirits, soft drinks and food products.

We deliver primarily to Scotland’s top bars, hotels and restaurants, as well as the leading independent retailers in the country, although the pandemic led to us pivoting to offer home deliveries and collections too, as well as to tap in to new sectors.

We are on a mission to make people as passionate about the great food and drinks that we supply as we are.  Our team of drivers are literally at the heart of delivering that, along with our shared goal of being the #1 independent delivered wholesaler in Scotland.


Main Responsibilities:

You will be carrying out multi-drop deliveries to our expanding band of wonderful customers across Scotland. Our fleet contains both temperature controlled and ambient trucks ranging from 3.5ton up to 18 tonners.

Our drivers are the heart of our business so the work can be hard and it isn't for the feint-hearted. But you will have a regular routine, some time on your own and a radio!

It’s a challenging role but we realise the importance of supporting out team and want to make life as easy as possible for all of our drivers. Our 24/7 delivery operation based in Blantyre, means we have a warehouse team who will have your delivery ready and handle loading for you, as well as flexibly working around you wherever possible. Many of our customers prefer us to deliver early in the day, so there’s plenty of chance to get your deliveries done while roads are quieter.

The ideal candidate must:

About The Company:

Dunns Food and Drinks Ltd has been a family owned company since its origins as a soft drinks company back in 1875.

Today, we offer thousands of food and drinks products to many of Scotland’s best known pubs, restaurants, bars, clubs, hotels and cafes.

Our core values include respect, innovation and integrity and knowing we have a place in our community. So whilst we have many young people placed throughout the business, we also have a large number of long serving colleagues.

Our business is incredibly diverse, so it takes a wide range of skills to deliver the exceptional service our customers require.

Wherever you join us, you’ll be part of an organisation that will help your career move forward.

Package Description:

From great benefits and flexible hours, to driving deliveries that are picked and ready to go for you, there is plenty to look forward to in a driving role at Dunns – including the job security of a family business that has been around for nearly 150 years.

Shift Pattern

Our drivers work on a shift pattern of either Mon-Fri or Tues-Sat with a 1 in 4 requirement for a Monday or Saturday, working out at 22 days per 4 weeks.

Flexible working patterns are available and our Class 2 Vehicles also come with a van assistant to help you with the multi-drop environment.

Working hours:

Our driving roles are based on a 45 hour week – although average working hours are 38-40 per week.

Overtime, if required, is applied at 1.333

Applying:
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to jobs@dunnsfoodanddrinks.co.uk

NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

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Work Experience & Internships

Dunns Food and Drinks Ltd are approved by the South Lanarkshire local authority to offer work experience and we work with numerous secondary schools in our local community.

We receives numerous enquiries about longer-term placements and internships, paid and unpaid. Regrettably, we do not have the resources to be able to facilitate this on every occasion but we will review all requests on merit against current requirements.