Resource Planning // Flexible Part-Time Hours

£20,000 - £24,999
31 Oct 2018
11 Nov 2018
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Part Time
Are you a skilled administrator and communicator with some experience of accounts and/or bookkeeping and/or project management? Want to choose your own part-time working hours to fit around your other commitments? Like the idea of working from a beautifully converted former trouser factory near Hebden Bridge?

We're a progressive, employee co-owned UK manufacturer. We make and market innovative lighting products for design professionals and consumers worldwide. We’re expanding the scope of our finance team to include 'resource planning'. This is a rare opportunity to work in a completely new role, within a forward thinking, open plan work environment.

Previous experience of resource planning is desirable but not essential (we’re a non-traditional set up - a fresh approach is often an advantage). We welcome applications from female and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are currently under-represented in our workforce.


- lateral thinker
- great head for numbers
- super-comfortable with spreadsheets
- confident working within web-based software and apps
- self-assured verbal / text communication with colleagues and local/international suppliers


- Work with our sales, marketing and finance teams to measure and understand historic stock and labour requirements
- Monitor and manage stock and labour levels (in person and online)
- Utilise this data to schedule future stock / labour requirements
- Create and manage Purchase Orders for requirements across the company
- Work with our production team and HR software to connect labour availability with requirements
- Report to Finance Manager


- £21,700 (pro rata)
- Negotiable weekly part-time hours + schedule to suit you and your other commitments (Mon-Fri 8:30-5PM)
- 4% annual salary increase, for 5 years, subject to achievable performance goals
- Automatic annual ‘cost of living’ salary increase
- 3% employer’s matched pension contribution
- 28 days annual leave (pro rata) inc bank holidays
- Complimentary daily breakfast / lunch (self-serve) and snacks provided in staff canteen

About Us:

For almost 10 years, we’ve developed innovative professional lighting products under the URBAN COTTAGE INDUSTRIES brand. From Martin Scorsese (Hugo) to Marks & Spencer (simply food), we changed the game for leading retail, film, hotel and hospitality brands. Three years ago, we partnered with a Californian LED innovator and a whole new technology adoption life cycle was born, this time under the FACTORYLUX brand.

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