What makes working at Mondelez International so special? Many things! The iconic brands and global nature of our business. The continuous innovation and endless opportunities to grow. The chance, each and every day, to put a smile on people's faces. We're the world's leading maker of Chocolate, Biscuits, Candy and Gum with billion-dollar brands like Cadbury, Milka, Prince and Oreo and we now have an exciting opportunity to join our team.

As subsidiary of Mondelez International, Ernest Jackson & Co Ltd is a Devon-based manufacturing company with more than 200 years’ experience and expertise in developing, manufacturing and marketing medicated confectionery and vitamin products.

We are currently looking for an experienced Manager with previous experience of working within a packing environment and practiced people management skills!


Supporting the Team Leader (Manufacturing), the role of the Deputy Team Leader (Manufacturing) is to provide leadership, management and support to a large team to ensure the timely manufacture of bulk product for the business and to deadline with the support of three Senior Production Operatives and an Administrator.

You will play a key role in the development and delivery of the Supply Chain contract to ensure manufacturing targets are met and to drive compliance within safety, quality and sustainability in a highly regulated environment.


Knowledge of Manufacturing systems ideally with Technical knowledge of process/ manufacturing plants.

Good People management skills with clear ability to direct, coach and develop and experience of leading and developing multi skilled people.

Strong PC based skills with demonstrable experience on Windows packages

Good organisation skills and ability to manage a wide variety of activities at the same time

Ability to problem solve complex problems – understanding and analysing presented information to provide pragmatic solutions


We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills.

In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package within a highly successful international business that offers financial rewards and resources, including:

Competitive salary

33 Days Holiday Allowance (incl. Bank Holidays)

Contributory Pension

Life Assurance

Access to International Mondelez Job Vacancies

Participation in frequent Social Events

Closing Date: 12th June 2020

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