Our Stories: Depot back-office and management
Working in one of our depots puts you at the core of our fast-moving business, driving part of a huge behind-the-scenes operation.Read More
There’s every chance you’ll have eaten our food, so why not share our success and come and work for us? Bidfood is a leading wholesale food distributor and the preferred supplier for over 60,000 customers across the UK, ranging from pubs to schools, from restaurants to care homes and everything in between.
From Lands End to John O’Groats, whether our customers want just a teaspoon or a full range of catering supplies, we’ll supply their needs. We work as a team to provide every food option from quality ingredients to finished meals, including a number of own brand ranges as well as all the big brands and regional specialities. We believe in our food, and we know that our people are so very important in our success. Working for us, you’ll not be just a number; you’ll be part of an inspiring team where your views count.
This is a broad administration role, focusing on internal and external customer service and support. You will manage and assist with the provision of a comprehensive range of administrative activities to provide the highest service levels that enable us to fulfil our responsibilities to our customers, suppliers and employees and achieve our profit budget.
You’ll manage all invoicing, accounts, petty cash and banking requirements, plus the accurate preparation of the depot’s salary data As well as supporting Stock control and all Operations. You will also uphold standards to make sure that processes and reporting requirements are adhered to, so that we meet our legislative and corporate governance requirements.
You will manage, motivate and develop a small administration team, leading by example to ensure that the whole team achieve and maintain the highest standards of administration and customer service.
We are looking for excellent people and administration management experience in a similar, fast-paced and customer facing environment, where you have constantly driven high standards through attention to detail, process and team development.
You will be happy working in a structured fashion but be looking for innovative ways in which you can solve problems, support colleagues and generally add value to the organisation’s operation and customer service.
A clear, concise communicator at all levels, you’ll play an influential role with your peers with the vision and business acumen to positively affect the wider commercial business.
Pension, 25 days holiday pa, healthcare cash plan, childcare vouchers, personal accident scheme, employee discounts.
To apply, please complete an application form which can be collected at the depot, or send your CV with a covering letter, including the reference SC/1517 to: Kerry Love, Bidfood, Needham Road West, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 2QU or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org