Jobs in Bradford, United Kingdom

Bradford is a city where culture and history are still fascinating and the natural beauty and fresh air are invigorating. Located at the foothills of Pennies in West Yorkshire, the city of Bradford has a long and prestigious history. Bradford is a unique city in its own right. It is among the very few cities in the world which offers a delightful blend of cultures and languages as well as natural beauty, amazing countryside and numerous UNESCO world heritage sites. The city also has been home to many literary giants including the Bronte sisters, Barbara Taylor and J.B. Priestly.

Economy of Bradford

Bradford has a strong economy worth billions of pounds. With the growth rate of 3.7%, Bradford is the fastest growing economy not only in Leeds region but in entire England. The city is expected to grow at the same rate for next decade as well. It will also contribute almost 16% of total economic growth in West Yorkshire region including cities like Leeds.

Textile has been the cornerstone of the city’s industry since early 19th century.The city was once home to the largest silk mill in the world, the Lister Mills. Although, the textile industry in the city is declining yet it remains an important component of local economy.

Manufacturing has been the identity of the city for centuries. There are more than 1,200 manufacturing companies of all sizes in Bradford. Manufacturing industry is mostly made up of textile, energy, advanced manufacturing and utilities companies. These companies account for almost 13% of all the employees in the city. The city also ranks fourth in United Kingdom in terms of number of manufacturing jobs.

Some of the biggest companies headquartered in the city include Provident Financial, Morrisons, Hallmark Cards, Yorkshire Building Society, British Wool Marketing Board, Damart and Pace Micro Technology. In general, there are almost 176,000 businesses in Bradford employing approximately 200,000 people.

Bradford is also a center of retail and trade. The City Center, the hub of retail in the city, generates £423 million in terms of annual revenue. The largest retail or shopping store in the city is the Broadway Shopping Center which has totally revitalized the shopping scene in Bradford. The Broadway Shopping Centers brings thousands of new shoppers to the city, drawing in million mores for the local economy.

The city is also a bustling culture center featuring UNESCO World Heritage buildings like Saltaire Model Village. Similarly, the immensely entertaining National Science and Media Museum attracts 650,000 visitors on average every year, making it the most visited museum in the UK outside London.

Bradford is also the best city in country for entrepreneurs. The number of self-employed people has increased by 24% since 2010. Currently, there are whopping 35,000 entrepreneurs in the Bradford.

Finally, Bradford is also home to the University of Bradford. The city is a great place to live thanks to its thriving economy, multiethnic and diverse culture, fine dining and shopping and of course, high quality of living.

United Kingdom Bradford
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Customer Service Representative new Add to Favorites
Bar Harbor Bank & Trust
Description Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is seeking to fill a Full Time Customer Service Representative working 40 hours per week at our branch in Bradford, New Hampshire. Responsibilities include providing professional ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Children's Center for Creative Learning
Responsibilities will include general supervision and management of the classroom in addition to creating and implementing developmentally appropriate activities.Work as a team with other teachers, self-motivated, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Restaurant Manager new Add to Favorites
Dunkin' Donuts
A Restaurant Manager reports to a Multi-Unit Manager and/or the Director of Operations and is responsible for the direct oversight of a single Dunkin' restaurant. A successful Restaurant Manager is a role model for ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
Support Staff - Per diem new Add to Favorites
Averte
Part-timeAverte is looking for compassionate, caring support staff on a per diem basis. This position requires ability to work nights, overnights and weekends as needed.To apply for this position please go to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Store Manager - West Bradford new Add to Favorites
cooperative
Store Manager - Bradford£26,400 - £33,000 plus benefits We’re looking for a store manager to join our team in Bradford. If you’re an experienced manager with a passion for leading and developing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Hannaford
Part-timeJob Title: Part-time Cashier Customer Service Associate Department: Front End Essential Job Functions: 1.Greet all customers and provide them with prompt courteous service and assistance. 2.Record (scan) the ...
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RN Case Manager Hospice/Homecare new Add to Favorites
Visiting Nurse Alliance of VT & NH - DHA
The Future of Healthcare is Homecare! Be a part of the future and be recognized for your knowledge and skills!$7,500 Retention BonusYou will manage a case load of home based patients. Assess, plan, implement, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
BAYADA Home Health Care
BAYADA Hospice is currently seeking a Medical Social Worker for a Full Time position with our Concord, NH office. The position includes coordinating our bereavement program and conducting social work visits in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Part-time Customer Service Leader new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Part-timePosition Title: Part-time Customer Service Leader Department: Front End Reports to: Manager of Customer Service Numbers and Titles of Associates Supervised: Variable Prerequisite Training:Service Desk/Kiosk ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Part-time Deli Sales Associate new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Part-timeJob Title: Part-time Deli Sales Associate Department: Deli Department Primary Purpose: Perform duties that ensure department appearance, quality, variety, safety, and food safety are consistently maintained at ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Manufacturing Assembly new Add to Favorites
Adecco
Adecco is assisting F&P America recruiting for Manufacturing Assembly jobs in Troy, Ohio. These jobs are temp to hire opportunities! As a Manufacturing Assembly worker, you will operate production machines, ensure ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th April
SS071 - Defence Engineer - #1060 new Add to Favorites
fujitsu
Job Description: Fujitsu provide support on two different contracts in Cyprus. Delivery of support across the DFTS/IUS/GC and DII contracts. DUS covering ''break fix'' style support on Desktops/Printers etc. DFTS ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Hannaford
Job title: Part-time Center Store Associate, majority evening hours.   Department: Center Store Primary Purpose: Cut, mark, and stock cases as outlined in the Center Store training guide. Greet and assist ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
Hannaford
Closing Date 4/15/2019 Job Title: Deli/Bakery Sales Manager Department: Deli/ BakeryEssential Job Functions:1.Foster a positive and inclusive environment to retain associates and customers.2.Manage department operations ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
PT Pharmacy Technician new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Part-timeJob Title: Pharmacy Technician Department: Pharmacy Essential Job Functions: 1. Support and work with pharmacist to achieve outstanding pharmaceutical care. 2. Actively assist the pharmacist under their direct ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
CDL Truck Driver new Add to Favorites
Roehl Transport
In our over the road Van Fleet, you'll haul largely no\-touch freight across 48 states and Canada\.As you see the nation, you'll also see many different shippers and locations\.You'll get the _Your Choice Pay Plan_ that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
Manufacturing Associates Needed new Add to Favorites
Vermont Aerospace Industries, LLC
Note: Position and factory is located in Lyndonville VermontVAI, a growing precision machine shop, named Turn Around Company of the Year 2017 is looking for motivated individuals to fill the following positions:CNC ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Part-time Center Store Associate new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Part-timeJob title: Part-time Center Store Associate, majority evening hours. Department: Center Store Primary Purpose: •Cut, mark, and stock cases as outlined in the Center Store training guide. •Greet and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Hannaford
Part-timeJob Title: Maintenance Associate/Janitor/Custodian /Cleaning, This candidate will shared with the center store department. Department: Store Essential Job Functions: 1.Maintain cleanliness and conditions of the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Part-time Stock Crew Associate new Add to Favorites
Hannaford
Part-timeJob title: Part-time Stock Crew Associate, 3 AM Start Time Department: Center Store Primary Purpose:Cut, mark, and stock cases as outlined in the Center Store training guide.May unload truck, receives incoming ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April