Sales Order Administrator

Ref: SOA-M-N-35091
City/Region: Malton
Salary: Competitive

Fixed contract 12-months

Reporting to the head of customer service and export shipping this is covering a period of maternity leave in the existing team looking after sales order processing. The post-holder will work closely with both Karro sites and external warehouses. The core tasks are raising and releasing orders, amending information in SAP and communicating with both customers and commercial account managers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Accurate inputting, collating and amending of information in SAP in a timely manner
  • Checking data to ensure accuracy and consistency
  • Identifying problems and raising these with appropriate colleagues
  • Liaising with all necessary internal and external departments and customers to communicate key information
  • Filing of paperwork and maintaining accurate records

Skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Solid computer skills incl MS office and prior experience of SAP would be advantageous
  • Self-motivation and drive, ability to take ownership of issues
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to interact at all levels of the organisation
  • Acute attention to detail and ability to maintain good, accurate records
  • Strong people skills, with an ability to listen to and communicate with others
  • Ability to work under pressure at times
  • Ability to work individually but also as part of a team
  • Ability to multi task and switch from one task to another whilst retaining accuracy
  • An open attitude, flexibility and willingness to take on additional roles

Proactive health and safety is a prerequisite to employment at Karro Foods. All roles have a responsibility to demonstrate commitment to the companies' health and safety goals, and as such it forms an essential component of all job descriptions, at all levels.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 34 days (including bank holidays) holiday plus Christmas day
  • Competitive contributory pension
  • Life assurance scheme funded by Karro

At Karro we are dedicated to rewarding and enriching the careers of the people who work for us. If you are hardworking, willing to get involved and respond well to a challenging and fast-moving environment, then you will find Karro to be a well-matched employer who will support you at every turn and reward your dedication with support, development and long-term career prospects.

About Karro:

Karro Food Group is a major UK food business, employing c. 5,000 people over 14 sites across the UK and Ireland and generating turnover of £1.2bn. Karro is a leading producer of both fresh and cooked meat products, and, following its recent acquisition of Young's Seafood, is now one of the UK's leading multi-protein food businesses. The business supplies to retail, foodservice and manufacturing customers across the UK, as well as export customers globally.

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