Operations Administrator, Nelson - Circa £16,000

Operations Administrator – Permanent, Nelson, Circa £16000

| Job ID: CMROP01 | £16000 per annum


Excellent opportunity for an Operations Administrator to take on a permanent role at the UK Distribution Centre for a European Manufacturing Company. With over 50 years’ experience in their field, their personal and professional service, technical expertise & responsiveness makes them one of the UK leaders in their field.

Cummins Mellor are recruiting an operations administrator for a manufacturer based in Nelson.

As an Operations Administrator your role will include;

• Responding efficiently to customer enquiries – providing them with quotations and supportive information to aid their decision making.

• Receiving and processing customer orders in accordance with their demands and in line with the operating procedures set out within the business.

• Support the Operations Manager on all purchases necessary for the effective running of the business.

• Relief cover for the Operations Manager – covering all tasks that are normally progressed – and will still require progressing in their absence.

• Liaising with Warehouse staff and external freight services to ensure that orders are packed, shipped and delivered to agreed timescales – and to specific requirements.

• Pro-actively seeking and stimulating new sales using various marketing/ advertising techniques as determined by the core team.

• Using computer based systems to support the day to day functioning of the company – ensuring of accuracy and consistency of all actions to avoid subsequent failures within any area of the business.

• Supporting all quality issues, identifying root cause, proposing solutions and implementing recovery plan.

• Maintaining customer and supplier files – ensuring they are systemized to aid future referrals/ updates.

• Maintaining Sales Ledger, generation and issuing of invoices/ statements, credit control and debt recovery/ management.

• Maintaining Purchase Ledger including invoices, credits, payments and adjustments.

• Maintaining Nominal Ledger including specific month-end financial procedures

• General accounting administration necessary for all business reporting.

The ideal operations administrator must;

• Ideally have some experience using Sage 200.

• Be comfortable working in a small, diligent staff team.

• Preferably have experience within an engineering related manufacturing or distribution company.

• Bring a number of the key requirements to the role, primarily revolving around customer service.

• Experience using SAGE, Microsoft Office & Product Training (please note this may also involve site visits to the company’s’ head office as well as customers).

• Be confident working in a fast paced environment.

• Be able to multitask and handle a shared workload.

• Be committed to upholding the company ethos and dedicated to their high standards.

If you’re interested in this operations administrator role based in Nelson, or working through Cummins Mellor Recruitment, please apply online today.