Order Processor

Salary: Very competitive starting salary

Location: Coventry/Ryton upon Dunsmore

Millboard is recognised as the market leader in moulded decking that perfectly replicates the look of natural timber. Our superior decking creates outdoor spaces that people love, encouraging them to live life outside.

Based in Coventry, with production in Warwickshire, we employ more than 100 people and are proud to design and manufacture in Great Britain. Millboard decking is manufactured from a unique polyurethane resin blend and offers a unique alternative to timber and conventional composite decking. Since the product was first launched in 2007, our product innovation has underpinned rapid expansion and, through our commitment to continual improvement, we are achieving widespread industry recognition.

Our vision is to be the market leader through production innovation, performance and service. Fundamental to this is our values which focus on honesty and integrity, continuous improvement, and service and communication.

In 2015, Millboard was placed within the Top 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain, at the London Stock Exchange Awards. In addition to this, we have for two years in a row been placed in the top 50 fastest-growing companies in Coventry and Warwickshire, based on three-year growth rates. Despite our growth and success, we remain committed to maintaining an inspiring and dynamic working culture that is inclusive and open for the whole team. Millboard creates an environment where staff members are not taken for granted, and all employees are rewarded and encouraged to be the best that they can be. Everyone is encouraged to share their views and their passion for their work, in order to contribute to our ongoing improvement and development.

Millboard has an exciting and challenging opportunity for an Order Processor, the successful candidate will ensure accuracy in order processing through continuous improvement and consistency. Keeping the SOAP’s and SOP’s up to date by monitoring system changes.

Responsibilities

  • Order processing – ensure effective and prompt handling of customer purchase orders received. From sales order entry to picking and packing orders and dispatch.
  • Raising pro-forma invoices as required
  • Processing payments for pro-forma invoices
  • Liaise with the sales team regarding quotes and orders
  • Deal with customer queries relating to orders and shipping
  • Regularly review and update all relevant procedures to ensure sales order processing and shipping is operating in the most efficient manner
  • Maintain accurate stock data or products and recommend process improvements where appropriate
  • Liaise with manufacturing staff with regard to stock management as required
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with credit control
  • Team admin work
  • Any other duties required by the line manager

Person Specification:

The competencies listed are appropriate to Order Processor and are an illustration of the qualities that the Company requires: –

  • Proven administration skills, preferably in sales or logistics
  • Ability to self-manage especially with regards to execution, accountability and prioritisation
  • Excellent attention to detail and demonstrable methodical working
  • Customer focused with a confident and polite telephone manner
  • Good communication skills and positive attitude towards management and colleagues
  • Able to work alone and as a positive team member
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Problem solving skills and a positive attitude to drive continual improvements forward
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Computer literacy
  • To be task driven
  • Desire to develop the role
  • Applicants must have a full UK driving licence – travel to Head office (Coventry) and Ryton Upon Dunsmore may be required

Additional Information 

  • 22 Days Leave + Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Eyecare Contributions

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

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