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
The chances are you’ll have eaten our food, so why not share our success and come and work for us? We’re a great company to work for and we have permanent opportunities for drivers to become part of the transport department in our Stowmarket depot.
We’re a leading wholesale food distributor covering the whole of the UK, the preferred supplier for over 60,000 customers and our business is still growing.
It means you can expect an excellent working environment, job security, fantastic development opportunities, and a great salary and benefits package. Not only this, but being a multi-drop role, it will help you keep fit as you’re often out of the cab, meeting customers, and being the face of our business to so many people. Our customers rely on you to feed their customers so the arrival of our lorry is always a welcome sight.
We value all our employees and over half of our workforce have more than 5 years’ service! Our drivers say: “The best thing about working for Bidfood is being on the road and working with a fantastic customer base!”
As part of the team, you will be responsible for general administration such as answering all incoming calls and redirect as appropriate, data inputting and photocopying and filing. You will also be responsible for completing the drivers hours and inputting working time hours on the systems, conveys salient information to the team regarding route issues, shortages and returns, ensuring that a detailed list of all returns are maintained. To act as a conduit for general communication between the drivers and management and detail on CV and drivers washing.
You’ll have experience of working in a busy administration office with excellent communication and organisational skills with a professional telephone manner with the ability to listen and use effective questioning techniques. Competent with IT skills, multitasking and to work under pressure.
You will be flexible covering the late shift working 5 over 7 days a week.
To apply, please complete an application form which can be collected at any Bidfood depot, or send your CV with a covering letter, including the reference SC/1361 to:
Bidfood, Needham Road West, Stowmarket, Suffolk IP14 2QU
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org