1,000 new jobs at M&S online centre

M&SMarks & Spencer is to create 1,000 jobs over the next year under plans to boost its online operations, the retailer has announced.

The new roles will be at a 900,000 sq ft distribution centre in Castle Donington, Leicestershire, from where M&S expects to distribute two million clothing and home products a week.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%
Around 100 people are already working at the site ahead of the centre's opening early next year, with the jobs figure set to rise over the course of the year.

IT and logistics director Darrell Stein said: "Castle Donington is a key part of M&S's strategy for the future. This new distribution centre will help us deliver our goal of being a leading multi-channel retailer by 2015."
%VIRTUAL-ArticleSidebar%

M&S has launched a new employability scheme for people with disabilities and health conditions - Marks & Start Logistics - as one of the recruitment channels used for the roles on offer.

It will be run in partnership with Remploy Employment Service, which specialises in supporting disabled people in overcoming barriers to work.

10 PHOTOS
10 best-paid jobs
See Gallery
1,000 new jobs at M&S online centre

Pay is an average of £84,453

£71,555

Average annual pay is £68,438.

Average annual pay is £64,889.

Average annual pay is £63,677.

Average pay is £60,486.

Average pay is £57,664.

Average pay is £55,426.

Average pay is £54,539.

HIDE CAPTION
SHOW CAPTION
of
SEE ALL
BACK TO SLIDE


More stories

Read Full Story

FROM OUR PARTNERS