Greencore

Launch Co-Ordinator

Recruiter
Location
Hull
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
06 Sep 2017
Ref
greencore/TP/243/875
Contact
Mr Matthew Stanbury
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our award winning Smash Cake is proof of how important this role is to us! If you want to be part of a fast paced, agile team and be surrounded by cake all day then we want to hear from you!

Package description

competitive

Main responsibilities

 

What you'll be doing

The critical path from product approval to a new product landing on a shelf will be owned by you. This could contain a variety of tasks in between, such as making sure the packaging is targetting the right people and making the cake look even tastier to working as effectively as possible to reduce stock write offs in the launch process (because nobody likes to waste cake!) The most important part of what you'll be doing is working with people. Our fantastic internal teams need a person that keeps everyone up to date and on time and uses all the relevant expertise we have. Our customers are key to making new products successful so they need to a key cutsomer of yours. Fianlly, you need to put the consumer at the heart of what you're creating, our aim is to make that WOW moment when the celebration cakes come out even WOWier!

Ideal candidate

 

What you'll need

There is an urgent need to get things right first time so attention to detail is critical in this role. We have deadlines to keep so you'll need to grasp the concept of project management as well as effective time management. There is a huge demand in this role for cross functional work and working close with suppliers and retailers so good communication skills are essential. We need everyone to know where there are with the trials and launches. Our people are at the core of what we do and you'll need that same ethos to lead and develop your team. The Greencore Way shapes how we operate and is what makes Greencore such a great place to be so you'll need to share our values. 

About the company

A Taste of Greencore

 

Greencore Group is a fast growing, international convenience food leader, having doubled our sales over the past 5 years. We’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too.

We value our people and we expect our people to work the Greencore Way (check out our LinkedIn page or https://www.greencore.com/about-us/the-greencore-way/ for more information on this)

 

Click on the link below to learn more about Greencore: http://www.greencore.com/   https://vimeo.com/198315569