Stores Manager

  • Nolan Recruitment Solutions
  • Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Jan 16, 2020
Full time Transportation Automotive

Job Description

Stores Manager

Employment type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Wakefield

Hours: 45 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Salary: £12.50 -£15 per hour + van + fuel card

Due to continued growth and the opening of a new depot, my client is now seeking a Stores Manager to join their organisation in Wakefield.

My client is a well-established Multi Utility Contractor who are growing at a rapid pace due to their excellent reputation.

The Role

The Stores Manager will play a key role in setting up the stores function for the new depot. Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring all stores areas are kept safe, clean, tidy and manageable
  • Managing a team of stores operatives and runners
  • Liaising with the company procurement team to order materials, ensuring stock levels are accurate and maintained
  • Scheduling runners' work for each day, ensuring materials are delivered to site, as requested by the site Project Managers
  • Ensuring picklists for materials are ready for collection from the stores, as requested by the site Project Managers
  • Updating the bespoke in-house system with stock movements
  • Ensuring all depot audits are carried out as required
  • Organising and manage a quarterly stocktake of all materials
  • Creating and maintaining good working relationships with all suppliers to the business
  • Recruiting, training and assisting in the development of stores staff, as required, as well as deal with any disciplinary and grievance issues, adhering to HR guidelines at all times
  • Putting forward suggestions for continual improvement of processes for the stores
  • Assist in the management of the fleet from the depot
  • Assist in the management of the plant, tools and small equipment from the depot

Experience/ Skills Required

  • Previous, substantial experience as a Stores Manager. Ideally this will have been gained within construction/ utilities, or engineering stores
  • Counterbalance/ telehandler Forklift licence
  • Towing experience
  • Full UK Driving Licence

This is an excellent opportunity to play a key operational role for a highly reputable business. You will receive a competitive salary and company benefits. Should you meet the above criteria, please apply today for consideration.