Thinking about joining our colony?

Working at Hive means more than just putting food on the table.

We’re a team of sharp cookies and food heroes. And we’re on the hunt for more brilliant people from all over the world who want to shake up the future of food for the better.

Think you could cut the mustard?

At Unilever Foods, we care about innovation and collaboration. That’s why we’re on the lookout for team-spirited movers and shakers.

Our food innovations touch global and local markets, with brands like Knorr and Unox for all manner of savoury foods, and Calve and Hellmann’s for mayonnaise and dressings.


We’re welcoming people with R&D expertise in areas such as:

  • Nutrition
  • Product formulation
  • Packaging
  • Food processing

We also like people who:

  • Thrive in an entrepreneurial ecosystem of suppliers, academia and start-ups.
  • Build purposeful partnerships.
  • Embrace digital technologies and are fast and agile innovators.

Where do you fit in?

Our teams run the gamut from deep science and technology, to product development and in-market implementation.

Foods Science and Technology

By developing new proprietary technologies, science solutions and digital tools, we’re bringing our consumers preferred and superior products. Both in solutions for today and inspiring opportunities for tomorrow.

Unilever Foods Solutions

Our B2B business Unilever Foods Solutions teams develop products for food operators and chefs.

Consumer Technical Insight

Our Consumer Technical Insight teams capture culinary and consumer insights, while our packaging teams drive the sustainability agenda for all packaging materials.

Nutrition experts

Nutrition experts set the sustainable nutrition agenda to help consumers eat healthy and sustainable food.

Digital R&D

And more and more, we are becoming data-enabled. Our Digital R&D team works on product lifecycle management, data capture and warehousing, and turning data into insights and action.

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We're always looking to connect with those who share an interest in a sustainable future.

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Get in touch with Unilever and specialist teams in our headquarters, or find contacts around the world.

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