Contract Pack Operations Assistant

Date: 22-Dec-2020

Location: Bristol, GB

Company: Accolade Wines

Enrich Your Everyday

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments through our amazing wine brands. It goes without saying  that everything we do as an organisation and as individuals is in service of fulfilling this purpose.

As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes loved brands such as Hardys, Grant  Burge, St Hallett, House of Arras, Petaluma, Banrock Station, Mud House, Jam Shed, Tatachilla, Brookland Valley and  many more.

The driving force behind our business is our people, their expertise, their passion and their professionalism. With over 1,400 dedicated employees in Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and North and South America, it is our teamwork that sets us apart.

Contract Pack Operations Assistant

Competitive salary dependent on experience plus excellent benefits and staff wine allowance.

About the role

We have a new opportunity for a Contract Pack Operations Assistant to join our Business Development team at The Park site close to the M5 near Bristol. 

About the location

The Park  is the largest bottling plant in the Northern Hemisphere. In 2018 we are delighted to be the Winners of the Manufacturer of the Year award at The Manufacturer MX Awards.  Over 400 of our 1400 staff across the world are based here, and enjoy the benefits of a fantastic onsite subsidised canteen, gym, exercise classes, staff wine shop and free parking. In addition there is a bus service from Bristol City Centre and St Andrews train station is nearby.

About the role – Key Accountabilities

This role will report into the Customer Partnership Manager, with a dotted line into the Contract Pack Finance Analyst who will coordinate and lead the day-to-day focus. You will form a pivotal part of The Park's rapid expansion into the world of Co-Pack. The aim is to provide increased support for the day-to-day management of the growing number of new customers, focusing on the financial transactions between The Park and Co-Pack customers, as well as internal financial reporting.
In addition, the role will include certain aspects of project management and support for creating internal processes to cover all transactions with customers. Part of this will include aiding in the creation of a new customer portal.

About you

You will be to work closely with a number of different and diverse teams within The Park; finance, manufacturing, scheduling, materials, inventory and warehouse, representing the best interests of the customer at all times. Attention to detail, good organisation and communication skills, and ability to manage your own time are key in this role, as well as a desire to be part of a high-performing team. 
Ideally you will have a degree level qualification or equivalent work experience gained in a finance setting. You will have excellent Microsoft Excel skills and previous experience using Microsoft Access or similar database systems.


You will have the flexibility to work out of office hours to accommodate the occasional call with our Australian colleagues and have the ability to travel to our Weybridge site if required.

About the offer

In addition to a competitive salary we also offer a fantastic range of benefits including private medical cover, retail discounts, First Bus discounts, a staff wine allowance and even a free pass to Bristol Zoo. 


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