Production Administrator

Organisation
Frugi
Reference
VAC-4999
Sector
Sales, Business Development & Purchasing
Location
Helston, Cornwall
Salary Details
Up to £19,000.00
Hours of work
9-5
Job Type
Temporary
Closing Date
17/03/2021
We are on the lookout for a super organised Administrator to join our production team on a 6 month basis, based at Frugi Headquarters.

Job Description

About You

We’re looking for a highly organised self-starter with a background in administration. You’ll be adept at producing highly accurate work to a deadline. With strong communication skills you’ll enjoy working as part of a team and with our valued suppliers. You’ll be brimming with ideas to continue to improve the smooth flow of information and communication within Frugi and our supply base.  You’ll be computer literate and super organised with excellent time management skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.

 

Your Role in a Nutshell

Assist the production team in running our busy department by helping to coordinate supplier communication, inbound deliveries, stock movements and associated transactions in order to meet department deadlines.

Your Key Responsibilities

  •    Coordinate production and shipment deadlines to maintain on time, in full deliveries.
  •    Raise stock purchase orders within critical path deadlines.
  •    Book and coordinate inbound logistics.

 

Essential skills

  •    Highly experienced in delivering varied administrative activities to a deadline.
  •    Highly accurate with excellent attention to detail.
  •    Excellent communicator both written and verbal and able to liaise with internal colleagues at all levels.
  •    Logical and process orientated.
  •    Creative and innovative thinker and problem solver with a positive ‘can do’ attitude.
  •    Super organised with excellent time management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines.
  •    Solid IT skills, with good working knowledge of MS Office programs, including MS Excel and the ability to learn in-house systems quickly.

 

What’s in it for you?

  •   We’re offering a full time, 6 month fixed term contract.
  •   We’ll invest in you with a competitive salary,up to £19,000 per annum, depending on your skills and experience.
  •   We’ll support your ongoing professional development with bespoke learning initiatives and training opportunities.
  •   We offer fabulous career progression - as we grow, you’ll grow too!
  •   If we have a good year, we’ll share our profits with the team.
  •   To help save for your future you can join our company pension scheme.
  •   We’ll give you a whopping 60% discount across our fantastic range.
  •   We’ll invite you to take part in our award-winning health & wellbeing activities.
  •   We hold regular team events organised by our very own Frugi Fun Committee.
  •   We offer a dynamic, innovative and exciting environment 

Company Description

About Frugi

Frugi is the UK’s bestselling organic childrenswear brand, proving that ethical and organic clothing can be bright, beautiful and successful! The company was born in 2004 and continues to grow at 25% every year, selling through a rapidly expanding network of over 500 stockists in more than 25 countries worldwide.

We strive to be ethical in everything we do, each year donating 1% of our turnover to our Little Clothes BIG Change charity project which includes a children’s charity, the Cornwall Wildlife Trust and an orphanage in India.

In 2019 we partnered with TotsBots with whom we share the same values and principles around ethics and sustainability. Through this partnership we are able to bring the Frugi, TotsBots and Bloom & Nora brands together, expanding our product offering and our team.

We have been awarded 3 Queens Awards, been earmarked by both the Best Companies 'Ones to Watch' list and The Sunday Times Fast Track 'Ones to Watch' list, received GOLD in the Healthy Workplace Awards for 3 consecutive years, expanded to more than 100 permanent team members with even more joining us for our busy seasons, accelerated our turnover year after year, donated over £720k to charity, and eaten a lot of pasties (and cake!).

We strive to be the most fun, desirable and trusted clothing brand on the planet, but this is only the start of it…

 

Other Application Details

To make an application please click APPLY now and send your CV and a covering letter stating why you are exactly the right person to join our team. Your covering letter is the perfect opportunity to showcase your personality and understanding of all things Frugi – so go for it!!

We’ll be interviewing as we go along, so the role may close earlier than advertised. The early bird catches the worm!

Important: All applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK at the time of submitting your application; unfortunately, Frugi are not licensed to sponsor overseas workers.

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