Coventry & Warwickshire

Ansty Park and Walsgrave jobs announced by Sainsbury's

Sainsbury's Store Support Centre in Walsgrave Image copyright Google Streetview
Image caption Technology jobs are to be created at the Sainsbury's store support centre in Walsgrave

Sainsbury's has announced it is to create 300 jobs in Coventry.

The supermarket chain said it was recruiting digital specialists for its bases at Ansty Park and Walsgrave.

The retailer said the positions had been created to assist its customers, "who are looking for more convenient and intuitive ways to shop using new technology".

It follows the news in January it was cutting 500 back-office jobs in Manchester, Coventry and London.

The new jobs are to investigate and develop the ways shoppers interact with the company's online shopping website and mobile shopping apps.

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