Warehouse and Stock Manager - Buckfastleigh

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Buckfastleigh
  • Job Type: Warehouse
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c. £45,000 (Sunday – Thursday)
  • Date Posted: 23/11/2021
  • Expiry Date: 31/12/2021

Warehouse and Stock Manager


Salary c. £45,000 (Sunday – Thursday)

Job reference: FE/10019


Are you looking for a new opportunity with a growing, ethical, B Corp business which works to enhance people and the planet? Our client is:

  • Friendly, forward-thinking company that listens and progress their own
  • Very successful business that saw increased demand throughout the pandemic and has continued growing since
  • Turnover of £70 million
  • D2C food business


The Role

The successful candidate will report to the General Manager and be responsible for managing intake, stock movement, recycling, and warehousing:

  • Leadership of warehousing for fresh, ambient, chilled, packaging and recycling stock lines across the site, by managing space, capacity, and OTIF.
  • Lead on stock accuracy and ensure stock is rotated correctly through daily fridge walks and stock movements, and working closely the production, procurement, and QC teams.
  • Develop team leaders.
  • Implement continuous improvement strategies to optimise operational performance and driving CI through the team by developing their ideas.
  • Continuous development of health and safety culture and standards for all employees
  • Work closely with the procurement team to organise delivery plans and foreseeable challenges that may impact production.


The Candidate

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Experience in a fast-paced FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Leadership and management experience
  • ERP experience (AX preferable)
  • Warehouse and supply-chain experience/understanding
  • Ideally pervious experience in continuous improvement application
  • Great interpersonal skills


Salary and Package

  • Salary c. £45,000
  • Sunday – Thursday
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Employee owned (become a co-owner of the business)


Next Steps

To apply for this role, please contact Faith Eastwood at Silven on either 07399 824435, 0161 832 7463 or faith.eastwood@silven.co.uk quoting reference FE/10019