MSc Sustainability and Management
Place of Work: Tesco Stores Limited
Position: Commodities Analyst
What does your current position involve and what do you love about it?
My current role is quite diverse. One of my major responsibilities is monitoring market movements of Agricultural commodities such as Oilseeds, Rice, Wheat and Cotton. Some of my projects include launching Own Label Olive Oil into Korea, sourcing cotton for the company’s clothing brand, increasing engagement across various teams in the business, as well as sourcing packaging for all Own Label products!!!
How did you come to get that position?
My previous buying and FMCG experience plus my academic qualifications have played a major role in landing this role .
How do you think your degree has helped you?
My degree has greatly helped as it has given me the base knowledge that I need and sources of information that I can tap into to deliver on my objectives.
Is there any advice you would give to current students?
Pay attention to everything that’s being taught as you never know when you will need that knowledge!
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