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The town is located in the borough of Hertfordshire. It lies around 30 miles north of central London and was designated a new town under the New Towns Act in 1946. It has a population of around 80,000, which has steadily risen in recent years. It is served by the A1(M) Motorway, junctions 7 and 8, taking traffic north and south. It is also connected to the southeast by the smaller A602. The Railway Station is a busy stop on the East Coast Mainline, meaning regular trains to London, Cambridge, Peterborough and other major cities are available.

The main shopping areas are around Queensway and the Westgate. At the south of the town there is a retail park called Roaring Meg, which interestingly takes its name from a stream that runs under it. The nearest university is the University of Hertfordshire, based in nearby Hatfield, which is just a short drive from the town. It has 11 schools of study with a multitude of courses at various levels of study.

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  • Field Sales Rep Total Jobs
    • £24,024 plus bonus, company car and benefits
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    CHOCOLATE LOVER WANTED… We can help you shape your career in sales Business Development Executive – FMCG Convenience sector Working for the UK’s no. 1 Field Marketing Company Full time permanent role Starting salary: £24, 024 plus bonus, company car... more details

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    The Role Do you want to assist in the design and development of products that sell directly to our Customers? At Knowhow, part of Dixons Carphone in Stevenage, we are looking to offer an individual with a passion for being part of our large product... more details

  • 1st Line Support / Service Desk - Windows / MS Office CWJobs I.T.
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    1st Line Support / Service Desk Analyst - Windows / MS Office  8 week Contract  Stevenage  I am currently recruiting for a 1st Line Support Officer to work within the government sector based in Stevenage. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone... more details

  • Retail Assistant Total Jobs
    • £8,474 per annum Permanent p/t (1177 hrs py)
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    Our retail teams are at the front line of raising the funds we need, to deliver our cause, whilst delivering an exceptional service for our visitors. As well having an array of stunning product ranges, we partner with local craft artisans, to... more details

  • Assistant Manager - Stevenage - Stylish, Relaxed Venue
    • £27k per year + Bonus
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    Assistant Manager – Stevenage – Stylish, Relaxed Venue – up to £27k basic + bonus The Client My client is a premium restaurant & bar operator looking for a great Assistant Manager to join  this trendy site.  The restaurant & bar concept will... more details

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Biotech Sciences

One of the most interesting employers in the area is the BioScience Catalyst, a unique science community created to house small biotech and life science companies and start-ups. Access to the expertise, networks and scientific facilities traditionally associated with multinational pharmaceutical companies. Thousands of people work at the site, which was a joint venture between government and businesses including GlaxoSmithKline. Plans are in place to expand it five-fold making it an important opportunity for employment in the area.

Business and Technology Centre

Medium and small businesses offer a wide range of employment opportunities here, and this is furthered by the Business and Technology Centre. It is a well-established enterprise and innovation centre providing flexible, quality facilities and business support to regional businesses. An extension in 2009 was opened, which was part of the Borough Council’s vision to improve business in the town. The £7 million investment is a great addition to the town’s economy. Smaller companies are looking to recruit people with a range of skills that will help the company grow. Make sure your CV emphasises all your skills, not just the ones they'll need for the post advertised.