IS Data Engineer (Lakeview) 12 Month FTC


At The Compleat Food Group we’re on a mission to create tasting food that’s better for people and the planet, we call it ‘Food to Feel Good’. We pride ourselves on being a business that gives equal emphasis to HOW we operate as well as the financial results we achieve. 

Our 3,500 (and growing) fantastic people are what make this possible. They are passionate about creating delicious products for UK consumers, leading retailers and our exciting, market leading brands, which include Wall’s Pastry, Squeaky Bean and Unearthed. 

We have a fantastic opportunity for an IS date Engineer (lakeview) to join us on a 12 Month FTC, this will predominantly be a hybrid role, with travel to sites when required.

Purpose of the role:

The IS Data Engineer will be working with all departments currently supported by the Kerridge Lakeview system to design and create data-driven solutions based on the user requirements. You will be responsible for managing these solutions from data creation or extraction, then using the data in reports or other data-driven systems. 

Key Technical Skills / Experience:

  • 3+ years experience in a business systems related role 
  • Strong technical skills including solid knowledge of SQL and at least one programming language.
  • In depth knowledge of the Kerridge Lakeview database architecture & data structure
  • Ability to navigate and adapt within an environment where many applications are used.
  • Experience of managing the expectation of senior level customers
  • Strong interpersonal communication and relationship skills
  • Excellent administrative skills with a focus on process documentation
  • Good basic maths and English
  • Experience of working in the FMCG sector
  • Understanding of IT compliance 

Key Behavioural competencies:

Drives for Results

Sets high expectations and goals for self. Initiates action and persists to completion. Is tenacious and focussed in execution of actions to meet business goals. Follows through on own commitments. Makes effective and sound decisions with speed.


Passion for Learning

Conveys a hunger to learn and for new information, knowledge and experiences. Learns from past experiences / mistakes. Accurately reflects on own behaviour and actions and continuously develops self. Rapidly learns new skills, grasps new concepts and acquires new ways of seeing things. Develops knowledge and technical expertise.  Seeks to understand others and has a natural drive to pass on experience to other team members.


Customer Orientation

Demonstrates a full understanding of customer needs and expectations to enable the effective delivery of appropriate quality services which meet customer expectations.


Communicates with High Impact

Conveys information in a clear, succinct and compelling manner that captures and holds attention of stakeholders and customers, and enhances reputation and credibility of department.


  • Degree-level qualification in a relevant subject is desirable
  • Relevant technical qualifications are desirable.

Full UK driving licence is essential.

If you are interested in the above and would like to apply for this role please contact Beth Eley, Group Talent and Resourcing Manager at