Warehouse Storekeeper

20000.00 - 20500.00 GBP Annual
04 Jun 2021
02 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Avocet Staffing are currently looking to recruit an experienced Warehouse Storekeeper to work with our client at their Soham base.

This role is initially on a 3 month fixed term contract but there is a strong possibility that a permanent vacancy will be available for the right candidate.

Job Responsibilities

Primarily to assist in all aspects of storage and distribution of products, with deliveries to customers when required

Storage & Distribution

* Storage & Distribution of products from Soham depot and providing excellent customer service

* Dealing with customers and colleagues to process orders in an accurate and timely manner

* Picking, checking and loading outgoing deliveries

* Unloading and checking incoming deliveries and putting away

* Take responsibility for stock accuracy ensuring that incoming and outgoing deliveries are checked and discrepancies highlighted

* You will be responsible for stock rotation so ensuring that the oldest stock is used first

* Keeping the warehouse clean and tidy and compliant with BASIS standards

* Stock checking and counting on a daily, weekly and monthly basis

* General duties such as loading/unloading of vehicles and administration as necessary

* Helping to ensure that properties and vehicles, including forklifts, are properly maintained and comply with legislative requirements

* You will take responsibility for maintaining the site and grounds


* Delivering products to customers throughout the company's local trading area if required

* You will take responsibility for your load and make sure that it has been picked and loaded completely and accurately

* You will take responsibility for ensuring that customer deliveries are complete, accurate and delivered securely to the customer's delivery address

* You will take responsibility for the safety of your load and the condition of your vehicle

* You will make your deliveries in the most safe, efficient and cost-effective way

Compliance - you will take your part in ensuring compliance with the following

* Health and Safety

* BASIS Standards

* Transport Regulations such as ADR, safe loading, Drivers' Hours, Working Time Directive, Road Traffic Act

* Maintaining the company's commitment to Customer Service Excellence


* Qualifications

* Driving Licence

* Forklift

* Practical, common sense approach

* Physically fit and able to undertake manual lifting tasks

* Knowledge of the local area

* Enthusiasm, energy, self-discipline, helpfulness, accuracy and commitment

* You will be an ambassador for the business

Avocet Staffing are working as a recruitment company on behalf of our client. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion