PLM Project Coordinator

Date: 11-May-2022

Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB, NE12 8BU

Company: Greggs Plc

Vacancy Details

We are looking for a PLM Project Coordinator to join our team on a Full Time and Permanent basis.

Join the Family

We believe in growing together – as a united team and working towards the achievement of our vision which is to be a winning brand in the food-on-the-go market. Greggs is a much loved and trusted brand with a strong traditional bakery heritage. Our people are what makes our business successful.

We aim to provide our people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.

Here at Greggs, we love what we do, we have fun and we welcome everyone. We're hard-working, but above all else we're family; and it doesn't matter who you are, where you're from or what your favourite bake is, we’d love you to join us!

We want everyone to feel welcome at Greggs and our colleagues to be able to be themselves at work, whatever their background, preferences, or views.

Salary

£18,000 - £24,000 depending on experience

Shift Pattern and Contracted Hours

35 hours per week - 5 Days a week, Monday to Friday. Blend of WFH and Office based.

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Commercial team as a PLM Project Coordinator.  Reporting into the Product Portfolio & NPD Process Manager you will play a key role in product launches and upgrades using the Product Lifecycle Management Process. In this newly created role you will have the opportunity to develop your project and portfolio management skills by working on a varied project portfolio.

You will work collaboratively with cross-functional stakeholders, ensuring that other teams including Development, Technical, Marketing and Supply Chain are fully compliant with the PLM Process and assisting them with data reporting and analysis.

You’ll ensure that the PLM Process is embedded within the business and become part of the continuous improvement of this process.

Skills

You’ll fit right into Greggs as a PLM Project Coordinator if:

  • You’re dedicated and hardworking with a passion for supporting teams.
  • You have excellent organisation and planning skills.
  • You’re the go to person when it comes to PLM projects and their status
  • You have a good understanding of Microsoft 365 and how to use it
  • You are willing to learn and have a positive work-style
  • You’re able to demonstrate initiative, and have good problem solving skills
  • You are supportive of an inclusive culture – recognising and valuing that difference is good.
  • You’re ready to work alongside some great people and have lots of fun on your Greggs journey!

Benefits

  • Our Greggs Employee discount Scheme is very generous, offering you up to 50% off our food
  • Your holiday entitlement starts with 4.2 weeks, in addition to bank holidays, which increases with service up to a maximum of 6 weeks after 25 years’ service. (Pro-rata for part time)
  • After 6 months service you may be eligible  for our profit share scheme
  • You will receive free life assurance after 1 year’s continuous service.  This is a death in service benefit which provides a lump sum payment equal to one and a half years’ salary
  • You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages

Other benefits include

  • Share Save and Share Incentive Schemes
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Healthcare Plans
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Your Application

During the application process we’ll keep in touch every step of the way.  We know how big a decision it is for you to apply for a job.  Once you do we’ll work hard to keep you up to speed on how your application is progressing.  With your help we can made your application as quick and as smooth as possible.