Project Co-ordinator

Posted 22 March 2024
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Business / Continuous Improvement
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameUmar Abowath
Expiry date 11 July 2024

Job description

Why Greencore? 

We’re a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day. 

We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing around 13,600 colleagues across 16 manufacturing units and 17 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals, and in FY23, we generated revenues of £1.9bn.


Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 17 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 10,400 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties. 


Here at Manton Wood, we have a team of around 1,700 colleagues. We produce sandwiches and wraps for some of the biggest retailers in the UK including Co-op, Asda, Morrisons, Boots, Aldi and Lidl.

Our Manton Wood site has a gym, restaurant with hot food and a staff shop available to all our colleagues.

We are open to all candidates from different locations.


What You'll Be Doing 

As a Project Coordinator you will provide a comprehensive project co-ordination support for the senior leadership team in operations. 


Key responsibilities

*       Co-ordinate diaries, schedule appointments and manage the schedule for regular meetings for senior leaders so that their time is managed for maximum effectiveness.  

*       Book all aspects of travel and accommodations in accordance with project requirements and the preference of the individual leaders to enable them to be as effective and efficient as possible. 

*       Organize meetings, events and visiting in line with projects.  

*       Support individual leaders to prepare slide packs and project updates for business cycle meetings.  

*       Take notes and set up action logs as required for project meetings.  


What We’re Looking For 

We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity. 


*       Previous experience of project co-ordination for a senior team.  

*       Previous experience on budget and contract management.  

*       Acute attention to detail.  

*       Demonstrate problem solving skills. 


If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success. 


What You’ll Get in Return 


  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits 
  • Holidays 
  • Pension up to 8% matched 
  • Company share save scheme 
  • Greencore Qualifications 
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform 
  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform 


Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.