Order Processor / Production Assistant - Entry Level Opportunity

Exeter, Devon
£16,000 - £18,000 DOE Plus Benefits
31 Aug 2018
28 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Order Processor / Production Assistant - Entry Level Opportunity 
Exeter, Devon 

Are you a detail-oriented individual seeking a rewarding career with plenty of training? 

Got a good level of IT literacy and great communication skills? 

If so, this is an amazing opportunity to significantly develop your career potential with a rapidly growing business that invests in their people. 

About Us 

With roots dating back to 1827, Harrisons is a proud purveyor of high-quality cloth, serving the world’s leading tailoring companies and clothiers. 

Having built a reputation for only delivering the finest materials, our brands include Lear Browne & Dunsford, Porter & Harding, W Bill, H Lesser & Sons and Smith Woollens. 

Now, we’re looking for an Order Processor / Production Assistant to join our team in Exeter and support our continued success. 

The Benefits 

- Salary of £16,000 - £18,000 DOE 
- Excellent training and learning opportunities 
- The chance to progress your career as the company grows 
- Join an established, family-focused business with a low turnover rate 
- The opportunity to learn about luxury textiles and tailoring 

Once you join the business, you’ll discover a welcoming environment where you’ll have plenty of opportunities to increase your abilities and achieve your professional goals. 

You’ll have the chance to develop a career in the textiles sector whilst gaining skills in production, shipping and order taking. This multi-faceted role will engage your customer focus and enable you to grow professionally. 

The Role 

As an Order Processor / Production Assistant, you will play a vital role in the order taking and initial production process. 

Specifically, you will: 

- Take orders via telephone or email 
- Enter orders onto the computerised Sage system 
- Accurately cut the ordered cloth and prepare it for dispatch 
- Match the customer’s order and documentation with the cloth in readiness for shipping 

This role will involve lifting and carrying rolls of cloth of up to 25kg. 

About You 

While no experience is required, to join us as an Order Processor / Production Assistant, you will need: 

- A strong level of IT literacy 
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
- A professional telephone manner 

Other companies may call this role Order Processor, Production Assistant, Warehouse Operative, Warehouse Assistant, Order Processing Assistant, Shipping Operative, Cutter, Textiles Operative, Textiles Assistant, or Manufacturing Assistant. 

Webrecruit and Harrisons are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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