From philosophy to retail – why these graduates chose Asda (and why you might be surprised by what they do!)

From philosophy to retail – why these graduates chose Asda (and why you might be surprised by what they do!)

Three grads talk about their experience working at Asda – and why they’ve not looked back

“WORK HARD, PLAY HARD AND REAP THE BENEFITS!”

Looking for a graduate job? Whether you studied computer science or theology, the retail sector is bursting with jobs that brim with responsibility and great experiences. Discover why these graduates chose Asda.  

Nicole: Buyer

Got an eye for spotting great deals? After studying philosophy and theology at Durham University, Nicole went to work in the buying and trading department at Asda – and qualified as a buyer one year later. Nicole says, “There’s so much energy and enthusiasm and everybody is so supportive. The job is so much fun, I have a better social life here than I did at university!” 

Watch Nicole’s video for more…

Darren: IT Project Manager

Love computers? Computer science grad, Darren, oversees massive IT projects for Asda – including the IT for a one of its biggest offices, known as the merchandising centre, which measures 90,000 square feet! “It’s about working hard, playing hard and reaping the benefits,” says Darren. 

Think you’re up for the challenge? Watch the video to find out more

Emma: Store Manager

Would you like to manage a big team? Emma became a store manager at Asda after studying environmental health at university. Now, she manages a team of 50 people and says, “You’re responsible for a lot at a young age, but it’s brilliant – I love it.” 

Think you could do that? Watch the video to find out more.

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