A FOOD delivery service is launching in Billericay.

Deliveroo, the British food delivery service, is on the look-out for drivers and riders in Billericay, where the service is due to launch next month.

Deliveroo is appealing to car, bicycle, scooter or motorbike riders or drivers to deliver food from restaurants across the city, sometimes within 20 minutes.

The UK Deliveroo team are looking for people who drive cars or ride a motorcycle, or enjoy cycling as a hobby or are looking for a way to keep fit, with the added benefit of making some extra money.

New riders are automatically enrolled in a free insurance package to ensure all are covered while out on the road.

Harrison Foster, Deliveroo’s UK Regional Director, said: "We’ve seen a huge demand for Deliveroo in Billericay and we’re excited to be launching next month; we’re really excited to be creating new work opportunities for people.

"The team is looking for people with passion, drive and great customer service, who are seeking the added benefit of flexible hours amongst other perks.

"We would encourage anyone looking for a fast paced and active job to apply through our website."

To apply online, visit deliveroo.co.uk/apply.