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What jobs are in Brent?

Diageo, an alcoholic beverage company, has its head office in Park Royal in the London borough of Brent. The company produces Smirnoff, Johnny Walker, and Guinness, to name a few. Those working in human resources, marketing and financing can find opportunities at Diageo. The Brent Civic Centre is located in the area and is where the council is based, providing careers for over 2,000 staff. 

Furthermore, Wembley Arena and Stadium are in the borough and are venues for musical and theatrical events. Lighting technicians set designers, and engineers are always able to find opportunities in Brent. The stadium also acts as a football stadium, which is owned by the Football Association. The biggest employers are in the retail and wholesale industry, providing careers for store managers, warehouse staff and lorry drivers. 

What is it like living in Brent?

The borough has undergone and continues to undergo several positive developments initiated by the council in an attempt to bring new residents into the borough. Students constantly move to the area due to the amount of student accommodation there is. With a high Indian population, the Neasden Temple fits in perfectly. The beautiful white architectural structures reflect the liveliness of the Hindu population. Property prices in Brent are relatively high, with an average house price of £530,000 as of January 2017. House prices increase as you get closer to the borders of Camden, Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea.

Kris Paterson is a writer for whatjobs

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