QA Placement Assistant


Pizza Hut Europe


Quality Assurance / Technical / Food Safety

Work city:

St Albans

Work start:





Fixed Term Contract


12 months





Why Pizza Hut

We love pizza.  We eat it a lot. There’s no doubt about that and we’re proud of it. But what makes us different is that it’s our people that drive the success of our business. 

Here’s the corporate sounding bit – part of the Yum family, alongside KFC and Taco Bell, we are part of the world’s largest restaurant company in over 140 countries. At Pizza Hut, we are on a journey to build the most loved global brand and the fastest growing in every country.

As part of Pizza Hut Europe - Pizza Hut UK based in St Albans, are at an exciting time as we have big plans over the next 5 years to achieve explosive growth in a competitive and ever growing market. Our people in our Huts are pivotal to our success. Hungry for something extra? We’re a talent engine for the wider Yum family where we create big global careers by helping you be the very best you can be.

What you would be doing

Reporting to the Senior Technical Manager you’ll be responsible for managing nutrient and allergen information for all channels - including coordinating laboratory testing in our very own test kitchen in our office.

You’ll work cross functionally with everyone from NPD to Marketing and our franchise partners and you’ll also be a key player in supporting the team with new projects coming their way with the European markets!

What we are looking for

You love pizza. You love nutrients and quality of products. You’re an on trend foodie!

You’re an undergraduate student, looking for a 12 month placement in summer 2018 and are currently studying for a food science related degree. You have the ability to analyse data, communicate exceptionally, have an inquisitive mind and are a great relationship builder. As much as you appreciate complex issues you can also articulate to a non-technical audience. You love processes, you seek ways to make them more efficient and think outside the box. Your positive energy and enthusiasm to learn helps you to challenge and influence others.

You’re able to work and build strong relationships using your knowledge to great effect. You’re a real action driver who likes to get things done and to get stuck in but always taking people on the journey with you.

As much as you work to get the job done, you thrive in a pizza fuelled culture where we encourage people to be themselves and have fun along the way.

What we can offer you

We truly believe in rewarding hard work either through our amazing recognition culture and truly understanding the power of saying “Thank You” and “Great job” to a “stuffed crust” total reward package including;

  • Company and performance related bonus
  • Generous pension with company contribution
  • Private healthcare
  • 25 days holiday increasing to 30 days with length of service
  • International career opportunities across Yum!
  • Selection of rewards to convert them into your very own benefits plans that unique to you options including gym membership, Apple products, travel insurance and more.


That’s not to mention the sociable side of things from charity and family events and of course the Christmas party! We don’t need an excuse to have fun, evident from the moment you walk into our office.


Please apply today for a summer 2018 start!