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Pricing Assistant at Bluetree Group

Where: Rotherham, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 6, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

Bluetree Group operates through three Brands; Mask box, InstantPrint and Route1Print.co.uk. We target all sectors of the market; from small & micro businesses to the largest FTSE 100 Companies.

Here are some of the awards that we won in 2019;

· Top 50 Companies for Customer Service

· E2E Exchange 2019 Awards Scaled up Entrepreneur

· Ecommerce Awards B2B ecommerce website of the Year

· Made in Yorkshire Awards Manufacturer of the Year (over £25m) (Finalists)

· Northern Tech Awards Top 15 Fastest Growing Larger Technology Companies (Finalists)

· The Manufacturer MX Awards 2019 People and Skills (Finalists)

You’ll be working at our state of the art factory that is based in Manvers (local to Rotherham, Barnsley, Sheffield and Doncaster) which is located on a major bus route, and free-parking is available on site. Once you walk through our doors, you realise that technology is pivotal to all of our operations. It’s a place for curious and ambitious people at heart.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Pricing Assistant to join our team, working Monday to Friday 09:00-17:30. The core purpose of the role is to implement and monitor the pricing strategies for our brands, instantprint and Route 1 Print. Working closely with our product and marketing teams, you will implement regular price changes and monitor pricing across multiple categories. Ensuring our pricing is competitive is essential for our business, as is reacting quickly to price changes from competitors.

If you are successful in being selected for the role, you will undergo a comprehensive company and department induction programme.

Requirements

Essential Skills:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to closely follow documentation and instructions
  • Good communicator who can clearly articulate a problem
  • Commercial awareness and understanding of sales and profit
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Strong Excel skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of the print industry
  • Ability to structure documents and files clearly

How to apply

Click here to apply (Ref ID: NDLQ3).

Business Administrator at Civil Service

Where: London, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 6, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the role

Job holders within this Group Profile provide administrative support to managers and frontline staff by undertaking transactional work in a particular area.

Typical tasks associated with this Group Profile include:

• Organise, produce and maintain accurate records for area of work
• Act as contact point for all communications to the team. Prioritise and distribute communications to the appropriate person or relevant department in establishment
• Complete monitoring returns for area of work
• Input requisitions on to the finance database and process requisitions for defined area of work
• Co-ordinate any awareness sessions for area of work
• Prepare paperwork for checking by manager, conducting initial checks as required
• Correspond with relevant stakeholders and agencies to ensure that they are aware of information so that information is adequately shared
• Maintain and check establishment databases, manual filing systems and logs of information, responding within agreed timescales and producing reports as required
• Collate information relating to relevant Service Delivery Indicators (SDI’s)
• Act as secretary to meetings as required including organising agenda, taking, distributing minutes and action points

Requirements

We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:

  • Changing and Improving
  • Communicating and Influencing
  • Working Together
  • Managing a Quality Service
  • Delivering at Pace

How to apply

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Customer Relations at Civil Service

Where: Newcastle, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 6, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

The Help to Buy team helps people realise their aspirations for full home ownership; and the stability and benefits this brings.

We do this by providing equity loan assistance to purchase a new build home and an administration service for our resulting borrowers that supports them into 100% ownership as they can afford to do so.

About the role

The Customer Relations Officer reports to the Customer relations Manager. They will be working with the Head of Relationship Management to design and operate systems and procedures to respond to equity loan customer enquiries (new purchasers and existing borrowers). They will run a customer relations and relationship forum which will be one of the principal sources of customer insights for the Help to Buy programme.

The Officer will also be responsible for supporting the Manager in the administration of all complaint management, evaluation, recording and responses and the summary reporting of trends/feedback in customer sentiment about the Help to Buy product. The role requires great maturity in the ability to manage sometimes high volumes of customer enquiries and complaints which are of often of critical personal significance to Help to Buy purchasers and borrowers. This role is fundamental to the promotion of clear, consistent customer understanding of the Help to Buy product which means that Homes England can maximise the success of this product.

There may be requirements for travel and mobile working across sites.

Requirements

• Qualifications: Educated to at least degree level or have similar equivalent customer service experience. Qualification in communications or engagement would be preferable however not essential.
• Essential Experience: Working in a fast moving enquiry handling consumer and/or consumer finance sector. Knowledge of app
roaches and principles for customer engagement and response.
• Desirable experience: would be in customer response in investment, financial products or banks in a highly regulated and or related policy controlled environment. Experience of working with customer engagement surveys, applying and interpreting customer feedback to inform strategies and longer term plans.

How to apply

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Graduate Business Improvement Specialist at Greencore

Where: South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 7, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.

It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.

About the role

As a leading producer of convenience foods in the UK, we're used to grocery shopping on a huge scale! Our experienced team buy everything from cheese to aubergines to lorries; but are they getting the best deals?

Were looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our new Greencore Purchasing Excellence (GPE) team to consult, support and challenge our Buyers. In this exciting new venture you'll receive specialist training to understand the entire process, from seed to salad, and identify savings opportunities throughout. Using this insight you'll support the Buyers to make the best financial decisions in high-level negotiations.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Actively contribute to Greencore Excellence community to support the delivery of specific projects
  • Provide facilitation and challenge existing norms for purchasing, to support the embedding of new ways of working
  • Take joint ownership with purchasing peers for the identification and delivery of targeted cost saving
  • Act as an advocate for GPE by coaching colleagues in the routine use of GPE tools/methods
  • Identify and coach non BI/Excellence colleagues to ensure that they build their excellence capability and where appropriate are identified as excellence talent for the future
  • Participate in the supplier negotiation activity; contribute insight, analysis and describe the logic for suggested cost savings so that the supplier is persuaded to accept the revised terms/costings
  • Through research, facilitation and general data gathering activities create cost models (cost build, could costs and should costs) which identify and direct cost saving

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree calibre preferably in Maths, Science or Business.
  • Advanced numeracy and analytical skills; ability to review finance and commercial information and draw new insights/understanding
  • Structured approach and mindset; able to see the end to end process. With experience of purchasing, improvement activity and manufacturing preferred, but not essential
  • Inquisitive and challenging; ability to investigate and challenge costs across the supplier base
  • Demonstrable ability to manage and engage people with change

How to apply

Click here to apply for this role (Ref ID: YGL4G)

Sales Account Coordinator at Randstad UK

Where: London, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 7, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

As proud bakers, chocolatiers and custodians of iconic global brands, our client does not compromise on the quality of ingredients in their products or on the people they hire. They are looking for entrepreneurial spirits who share their passion for bringing happiness to their consumers and who embody their Winning Traits.

About the role

  • Supporting the team with various administrative tasks
  • Update company records and maintain databases
  • Attend weekly service/reviews with your customer and commercial contacts
  • Represent the company on the clients platforms
  • Working cross functionally with key stakeholders

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills across all medias
  • Able to work independently, plan and set priorities
  • Able to motivate themselves and a desire to learn and progress
  • Team player
  • Relevant degree
  • Basic knowledge of excel, powerpoint and a general understanding of computers and running reports
  • A driving license would be advantageous but not essential
  • Knowledge of SAP, sales or category management software would be advantageous

How to apply

Click here to apply (Ref ID: AND79).

EU Trade Marketing Manager SPT Brands at Mars

Where: Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Deadline: August 8, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

We're a family-owned business made up of over 100,000 Associates worldwide with more than a century of history of making diverse products and offering services for people and the pets people love.

About the role

As a Trade Marketing Manager at Mars, you will play an important role in the leadership of our Super Premium Natural Portfolio. The brands you will be responsible for are James Wellbeloved (the #1 Natural Brand in UK & Europe) and Nutro; a top 5 global natural brand. Both brands play exclusively in the Specialty Pet Trade (SPT).

You will be responsible for accelerating the growth of these brands across markets by understanding what is needed to win on and off line as well as creating compelling content and toolkits to promote education and recommendation of our brands amongst influencers. This role is located in the UK and reports directly to the European Portfolio Director.

Requirements

Ideally you will have experience in trade marketing (digital marketing, category management or specialist sales are a plus) and the ability to deal with brands facing different challenges. We look for someone with a proven ability of making things happen, working with agencies, simplifying complex messages, developing strong relationships and someone with the ability to work in a large multi-layered organisation.

How to apply

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Administration Officer (Beijing Office) at UKUOFFER

Where: Beijing, China

Deadline: August 8, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

UKUOFFER is one of the leading providers of educational consultancy services in the UK. Located in the city center of Birmingham, we specialize in providing education planning as well as university and college application services for international students within the UK and overseas. We are currently hiring for our office in Beijing, the role will have a close working relationship with colleagues in Birmingham, so we do expect candidates with good level of Mandarin and English skills.

About the role

  • Responsible for submitting UK university application;
  • Translate and make application-related documents;
  • Maintain and update client application records in our database;
  • Assist in UK visa application and submission;
  • Use relevant forums and tools to ensure whole team are engaged;
  • Support frontline sales team to ensure meeting customers’ expectations.

Working location: Beijing, accept remote working in the UK first.

Requirements

  • Be taught in a degree of Translating&Interpreting, Education, Linguistics or other-related subjects;
  • Be fluent in Mandarin and English;
  • TEM 8 and IELTS (7 plus) is preferable;
  • Ability to work in a fast past environment;
  • Strong attention to details, positive and willing to learn;
  • Good stress management.

How to apply

Click here to apply (Ref ID: NDGK9).

Graduate Supply Chain Optimization Analyst at Amazon

Where: Luxembourg

Deadline: August 9, 2020

Type: Graduate

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About the company

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

About the role

Amazon is seeking a Supply Chain Optimization Analyst to join Amazon's AMXL team in Luxembourg or Munich. EU AMXL team is responsible for the end-to-end Heavy/Bulky journey in fulfilment, supply chain and transportation daily business and its strategic vision in Europe.

Amazon has culture of data-driven decision-making, and demands business intelligence that is timely, accurate, and actionable. During our day to day operations, tons of data is generated which is leveraged to take our important business decisions.
Our ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, relishes working with large transactional volumes and big data, enjoys the challenge of highly complex business contexts (that are typically being defined in real-time), and, above all else, is a passionate about data and analytics.

The position will provide you with an unforgettable working experience in a fast-paced, dynamic and international environment that values innovation.

Requirements

The Supply Chain Optimization Analyst is a passionate advocate to drive operational efficiency with analytical and strong inter-personal skills. The candidate must be an effective communicator and be able to work with cross-functional teams including Fulfillment Center Operations, Transportation, Retail, and Senior Management.

This is a highly data-driven and highly analytical position which every business opportunity and decision will be based on data and facts. It is a very well-balanced position between daily operations and advanced analytics / research.

How to apply

Click here to apply (Ref ID: YL778).