Vacancies at Simpkins of Sheffield

Simpkins is a Sheffield based confectionery manufacturer with a worldwide customer base.

Office Clerk

Part time 24 hours 5 Days

Based at S6 4LD

Salary: £22,000 – £25,000 annual pro rata

Closing date 6th June 2023

CV to Andrew Creasey:

A L Simpkin is a 3rd generation family run business founded in 1921, based in Hillsborough Sheffield S6.  We specialise in the manufacture and distribution of high grade sugar and sugar free confectionery worldwide.

The business has a friendly, family driven culture with corresponding values.  We have an exciting opportunity to work within our small finance/admin team. The role is responsible to the Finance Manage and involves the day to day accounts/admin of the general office.

Your day to day responsibilities will include (but not limited to): Posting and allocating sales ledger cash; collection overdue debts and updating debtor reports; maintaining accurate records on Microsoft Navision system; supplying copy invoices/pod/statements etc; daily banking and managing of petty cash; monitor the parcel delivery service, answer delivery queries; validate manifests to vendor invoices; calculate payable commissions to agents; order stationery; answer phone calls and dealing with requests and emails; general office duties including filing, post, greeting visitors etc.

Experience in general office duties and Microsoft Office required; some accounts experience and knowledge of Microsoft Navision would be preferred but not essential.

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Food Processor/Packer

We are looking to recruit staff for various areas of the Company including warehousing, production and packaging.

The roles are extremely varied and include adhering to the health and safety, quality and hygiene requirements of the Company; picking and packing orders in the warehouse for dispatch; manufacturing hard boiled confectionery; setting up, operating and cleaning various packaging and processing machines; completing production records accurately; preparing ingredients for production use, whilst working with other members of the team to produce a high quality confectionery product. Full training will be given, however experience within a food production environment may be of advantage.

Flexible attitude towards hours and duties is required.

Salary £10.84 per hour. Working hours of 32-39 hours per week

To apply, please forward your CV to: and mark for the attention of Karen Simpkin

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Karen Simpkin
A.L. Simpkin & Co. Ltd.
Hunter Road
S6 4LD