Office Assistant - Summer Temp Work


Location: Gloucestershire
Closing Date: Wednesday, May 26th 2021

Job Type: Admin / Customer Service / Graduate / Office Based / Operations

Job Description

Summer Temp working across all departments

Full-time, fixed term contract, immediate start

Calinnova Ltd – supplements and feeds for animals

Based in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire, Calinnova Limited manufactures and sells supplements and feeds for EquiFeast, The Birdcare Company, DrS and CROCdoc, exporting to a wide range of countries.

For more information on the company and products visit:

With a busy spring season in motion followed by staff holidays, we need extra help. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to gain broad based business experience at the start of their career, or for someone with previous work experience.

Duties will vary over the course of each day, from office work to physical work assisting in different departments, including:

  • Factory (filling products, labelling products, printing labels, stacking shelves, cleaning down)
  • Despatch area (order packing and despatch)
  • Offices - assisting our specialist Birdcare Company and EquiFeast advisors with admin jobs as required, taking phone messages, taking credit card payments, raising courier labels, assisting with customer service issues, raising customer invoices, assisting with web page updates and assisting with end of day routines.

Attributes required: Positive attitude, conscientiousness, attention to detail, good telephone manner, general office and computing skills, and robust physical health and strength for factory work. Not well suited to asthmatics or people with allergies due to production work.

Qualifications: We are ideally looking for an Equine Science graduate or undergraduate finishing their degree this year, with good results at A levels and GSEs. Alternatively, you may be completing an Equine Business degree.

Other useful skills:  Computing skills and prior work experience (including holiday jobs) essential. Design/graphic arts skills, familiarity with photoshop, and previous customer service or sales skills would all be well regarded.

You will need to live within commuting distance of our Nailsworth office and will need your own transport for commuting.

This fixed term contract opportunity starts as soon as possible and terminates late September 2021.

Hours:  Monday to Friday, 8.45 am to 5.15 pm

Pay:       According to qualifications, skills and experience in line with new equine graduate recruits.

Applications:     Please send your CV to Sally Green, Managing Director,

We look forward to hearing from you!

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