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Peterborough Cathedral

Peterborough's location in north Cambridgeshire has been key to much of its economic success starting with the use of local clay for the manufacture of bricks in the 20th century. The suitable soil and climate for growing sugar beet led to the city's famous sugar beet factories (now closed but British Sugar's headquarters is still in Peterborough) and the rail and road network has made it a convenient regional centre for many firms who need good links to London. The city can be proud of its past achievements but it continues to prove it's a UK leader with initiatives such as the Environment Capital Manifesto which aims to make Peterborough the greenest city in the country.

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  • 1st Line IT Support Analyst CWJobs I.T.
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    ...£500M IT Solutions company are looking to recruit a suitably skilled 1 st Line Analyst , to join their busy Service Desk, in their modern Peterborough offices. You will be responsible for answering incoming contacts from customers and to accurately... more details

  • Assistant Manager Caterer.com
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    ...Assistant Manager Business: Alwalton Location: Peterborough Brand: Harvester Salary: £18, 350 – £22, 000 Live In: No   Working at Harvester Friendly, family dining is what we’re all about. So if you love making kids smile as much as you like... more details

  • ...Customer Consultant - Peterborough (Serpentine) £6.97 per hour Part Time Fixed Term Contract (ends 31st January 2015) 1x15 hours, with flexibility to work additional hours ]]> This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/JobSeeking... more details

  • Sales Advisor - Peterborough Adzuna
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    ... in Peterborough. We are looking for dynamic individuals, who are highly motivated and target focused with an energetic approach and a strong background in sales/retail. Personality is key As first point of contact for the store you must be a confident communicator... more details

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    ...Sales Executive Peterborough £17k - £20k + Uncapped Commission This rapidly expanding SME in Peterborough who operate in a growing pharmaceutical industry are urgently seeking an Sales Executive to join the company. The successful... more details

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Precision Engineering

One of the historic claims to fame for Peterborough is the Perkins diesel engine. The engineering marvel was created in 1932 by Frank Perkins and within 30 years was employing one in ten of the city's population. It now employees more than 5,000 people worldwide and the city has attracted a number of other precision engineering firms including Dresser-Rand. Those looking for a career in the engineering sector can also take advantage of the specialised training offered at Perkins Learning Centre.

Financial Services

Barclays, HSBC and Halifax are just three of the banks to be found in Peterborough offering a career in the financial world. But also at the city you'll find BGL Group, Royal Sun Alliance and Diligenta. The BGL broker insurance group alone employs more than 3,000 people in its offices nationwide (its head office is in Peterborough) serving 3.9m customers. It runs a graduate programme and has jobs in marketing, price and technical roles. The financial cluster in Peterborough employs around 7,000 people.