Stores Supervisor

The Smart List
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Easton-on-the-Hill, Lincolnshire

JOB TITLE: Stores Supervisor

SALARY & BENEFITS: Depending on experience

WORKING HOURS: Based on a 39 hour working week Monday – Friday.

THE COMPANY: Our client is a successful company based at Easton-on-the-Hill, Stamford. They design and manufacture specialised electrical power test equipment, 80% of which they export to our customers worldwide.

THE ROLE: Reporting to the Purchasing and Materials Manager the Stores Supervisor will carry out duties as described below, however, you may be required to undertake others duties within your capabilities, possibly in another department, particularly when others are absent from work.

Please note, this job description cannot be regarded as the precise specification of duties but should only be seen as a guide to the main responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities/Duties of a Stores Supervisor to include:-

Making efficient use of available resources to satisfy output requirements and assist in identifying areas of improvements. Proactively review Stores areas to optimise layout, space and storage efficiency.
Carrying out Stock Takes as required and ongoing perpetual inventory checks, ensuring reason for variances have been identified and Stock updated accordingly.
Working as a team member, being adaptable and able to work with minimum direction, keeping all team members and managers informed of all relevant issues.
Management of all stock movement including service and supplier stock locations
Ensuring the security and accurate control of all materials from receiving, to kitting, and despatch of finished goods and spares.
Accurate processing of Customer, and Goods Returns.
Loading and unloading vehicles ensuring deliveries are receipted, entered and stored correctly.
Completing all work to the required standard in an acceptable time.
Accurately complete all required documentation for compliance against quality and compliance requirements.
Contributing to the planning, organisation, operation and implementation of all new processes and equipment within the Stores.
Maintaining Company standards, behaving in an ethical and professional manner in all business activities. Ensure processes are followed and requirements met whilst complying with all Statutory and Company, Health, Safety, Environmental, Quality and International Trade Compliance procedures.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a Stores Supervisor and will hold a full clean UK driving licence. They will be competent in the use of MRP/ERP stock management software (Preferred SAP) with a valid fork lift licence. They must be IT literate, have strong numeracy skills, good attention to detail and be articulate with clear written and verbal communication skills.

Key requirements essential for the role of Stores Supervisor based in Easton-on-the-Hill:

Must have a full UK driving licence with access to own transport due to the location.
Previous experience in a similar role/environment.
IT Literate
Previous experience of MRP/ERP stock management software (Preferred SAP)
Fork lift Licence (Balance Truck and Reach Truck to 7.5t preferred)


Formal Warehouse management training with a Diploma in Warehousing and Storage (QCF), or similar
SAP Business 1
Experience within an electrical engineering manufacturing environment

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