The job title

Administrative Support - 6 month FTC /20hrs a week

Contract Type
Part time
Edinburgh, Scotland
Job Type
Part time
Start Date
Apr 14 2022 12:00AM

So, who Are Burton’s Biscuits?

We are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Paterson Shortbread, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!


‘We are a more successful and fun place to work when people feel free to be themselves’. 


At Burton’s we believe in the power of being authentic and being able to ‘Be Yourself’.


Understanding our customers is crucial to our success, so having a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers is vital.


As a business we are committed to the continuous improvement of diversity and equality in the workplace and we welcome talented individuals from all backgrounds who share our Pride and Passion for Baking Great Biscuits and snacks.


Burton’s Biscuits is owned by Ferrero and we are proud to be part of such a fantastic and successful business.  The Ferrero Group operates in more than 50 Countries and their products are sold in over 170 Countries.  We are delighted to be part of the Ferrero group which represents over 37,000 employees across the world and has a consolidated turnover of €12.3 billion (2020). 

So let’s start with ….…

What does your typical day look like?

Every day is different at Burton’s Biscuit Company, although you  will be supporting the Packaging Developing Team with helping to add the finer details .  Data inputting technical information onto the system using Excel.


Once you have found your feet you will be chasing information from other users to help keep everything organised and together.  


What are the key ingredients needed for the role?

This would be a great role for someone who loves to be methodical .  If you love attention to detail and organising then you are the key ingredient.

Final part of the mix.

You need to be a team player  and be comfortable dealing with numbers! 

You will share your time between our Edinburgh and Livingston Bakeries as well as some time at home.   


You’ll need to be super confident with excel, as you will be looking after a lot of information in a very fast paced environment. 


Strong interpersonal skills is essential combined with a proactive, self-starting attitude.