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Manufacturing Administrator - Cardiff

Full Time
Job Sector:
Administration / Office Work, Engineering / Technical, Logistics / Transport, Manufacturing / Warehouse
South Wales
Salary description:
£8.24 per hour
Start Date:
Finsbury Food Group
Job Ref:

Manufacturing Administrator

Location: Cardiff, Memory Lane Cakes
Work Days: 4 days on 4 off, 6am - 6pm
Contract: Temporary maternity cover up to 9 months.

Purpose of the Role

To provide administrative support to the production departments within the business to ensure that all Company paperwork is in order.

Some of the Role Key Accountabilities (including but not limited to) are:

  • To enter relevant information on the Company’s Elf system with regards to transfers, absence, holidays and daily checking of clocking information.
  • To collate and gather all necessary information for the Payroll Department.
  • To organise agency orders and process through the HR Department.
  • To implement and maintain production spreadsheets.
  • To input production figures on a daily and weekly basis in order to produce performance reports.
  • To collate and manage absence and overtime information.
  • To input data onto the tracker.
  • To undertake any other administration as and when required.
  • To undertake any other Company business as and when required.
  • To ensure that return to works are completed by managers and returned in to the HR Department in a timely manner.
  • Prepare and inform the HR Department of absence and overtime figures.
  • Ensuring that clocking cards are checked and issued.
  • To be responsible for agency checks with regards to ‘sign in’ and ‘sign out’ documentation.
  • Ensuring that holidays and absence are up to date on the system.
  • Portrayal of the highest confidentiality with all Company information.
  • To ensure that managers are informed of re-offenders with regards to holidays and absence.
  • Demonstrate control of all agency staff within the department.
  • Support operational team
  • Supporting the business with the introduction of M3
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as reasonably requested

Personal Attributes:

 We are looking for someone that has the following behaviours/ Skills

  • Good administration and organisation skills.
  • Knowledge of computer systems, especially Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to work successfully under pressure.
  • Good understanding of the production process and shifts.
  • Demonstration of confidentiality
  • Planning and organising – able to forward plan, establishes contingency, manages time, resources and people appropriately, monitors progress against milestones
  • Writing and reporting – writes clearly, succinctly and correctly, convinces through writing, avoids jargon and is able to clearly structure information
  • Accuracy and attention to detail – must be able to perform a variety of duties while adhering to deadlines and maintaining accuracy
  • Proactive and uses initiative to complete set tasks in a busy, fast paced environment
  • Relating and networking – builds relationships, networks, able to relate to all levels
  • Analysing information – probes for clarity, produces solutions, makes considered judgements, is able to think systematically
  • Working with people & team working – understanding of others, adapts to others, listens, consults and support
  • Passionate about providing a great service and support to the business

Application method: Apply online or CV & Cover letter to HR department

Selection process: Interview & Skills assessment

Closing date: Wednesday 22nd August 2018  4pm

If you are interested in this position please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send us your CV and covering letter

Company Description

Finsbury Food Group is a leading speciality bakery manufacturer, producing a diverse range of cakes, bread and bakery snack products for the major UK multiple retailers, and for the foodservice channel. Finsbury acquired the Fletchers Bakery Group in 2014 and Johnstone Just Desserts in 2015 making Finsbury one of the largest speciality bakery groups in the UK, with annualised revenues of approximately £300m.

The Group includes the following brands and companies: Lightbody, Memory Lane Cakes, Campbell’s, Fletchers, Kara, Grain D’Or, Nicholas & Harris, Johnstone’s Food Service and Lightbody Europe.

Memory Lane Cakes site in Cardiff is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of pre-packed cakes, producing under the Thornton’s, Disney, Weight Watchers and Universal brands, as well as its own brand. Memory Lane is one of Cardiff’s largest Private employer, with around 850 staff fulfilling a round-the-clock operation at its eight-acre site, producing millions of cakes, tray bakes and seasonal treats each year. Our vision is to ‘be the leading specialty bakery group in the UK’ and we achieve this through recruiting people that deliver against our core values of Teamwork, Honesty, Communication, Ownership and Respect.

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