Production & Supply Chain Administrator (FMCG Manufacturing)

Job Title: Production & Supply Chain Administrator (FMCG Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Irlam, Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to £23000 per annum + Fantastic contractual benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J910001_1631279952
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2021 14:19

Job Description

Production and Supply Chain Administrator (FMCG Manufacturing)


£23,000 Plus FANTASTIC Contractual Benefits

We are recruiting for our client, a hugely successful FMCG packaging business, as they look to expand their Customer Service and Supply Chain Team. Their market is thriving, they are a completely safe business to join even during these challenging global times. Joining our client as their new Customer Service Team Manager will not only offer you an incredible platform for your career but will also offer you job security within a great team with fantastic contractual benefits.

This is a permanent, full time role, working 37.5 hours per week, Monday- Friday, 8:30-4:45pm.

As our new Production and Supply Chain Administrator you will be responsible for ordering packaging materials to agreed parameters and generating reports to support the Supply Chain function. As our Production and Supply Chain Administrator you will expedite orders in line with production requirements and will liaise with planning and stores colleagues to ensure materials are brought on site in line with demand and capacity.

Key responsibilities as our Production and Supply Chain Administrator will include:

Placing packaging orders using requirements based on SAP in line with agreed parameters
Liaising with suppliers to ensure on time delivery of outstanding orders or for rescheduling as required
Escalating potential delivery issues which may impact on the production schedule
Liaising with suppliers and goods in to ensure a balanced daily / weekly material receipt schedule
Generating and issuing supplier forecasts on regular basis
Raising Purchase Orders for other non-stock items as required
Maintaining correct live material pricing within the management system and resolving invoice queries if they arise
Running the key daily archive and error trap reports
Providing cover for other roles within the department as required

Skills required as our Production and Supply Chain Administrator

A good level of general education to G.C.S.E or equivalent, with Maths and English at C grade or above
A good level of general administrative experience
Good communication skills
Good organisational skills and a methodial approach to tasks
Good eve for detail
Accomplished MS Office systems knowledge, especially in MS Excel is required
A positive, cooperative, 'can do' attitude with a strong work ethic and the ability to work to deadlines
MRP / ERP system experience would be advantageous, SAP specifically
Experience of working in an FMCG environment would be beneficial

Benefits of becoming our Production and Supply Chain Administrator

- Annual bonus scheme - Discretionary based on KPI's
- Training and development
- Health Shield - After 12 months service
- Health checks (diabetes/blood pressure, stop smoking advice etc.)
- Occupational health advice
- Pension - company contribution in line with AE
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Company day holiday
- Vouchers and wine at Christmas
- Staff Discounted Shop
- Free on-site car parking

How To Apply

Please click on the link to apply ensuring all of your contact details and information are thoroughly up to date.

I look forward to receiving your application.



Kelly Newell
Manufacturing Divisional Manager

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