JOB DESCRIPTION – LOGISTICS & WAREHOUSE ASSISTANT
Founded December 2012 and brewing since March 2013, we are a passionate craft brewery, based in Hackney, London. We are expanded rapidly and are looking for a new delivery driver to join our motivated and growing team.
Assistant Line Manager for Dray & Logistics Teams. Overseeing all deliveries out of the warehouse by direct delivery (transit vans or in future LGV and HGV), and by pallet, courier or third party delivery services, under the direction of the Logistics Manager
•deputise for the Warehouse Manager & Logistics Manager in their absence
•Line Manager for Logistics and Dray Teams in absence of Logistics Manager
•assist in the planning of domestic delivery routes in liaison with Sales Team
•liaise with the Sales Team to manage account needs and ordering patterns
•accurately & efficiently complete stock assignment using brewery management software
•provide highest standards of Logistics record-keeping and back office management
•assist in overseeing all Five Points-related Export Movements and Control Systems
•assist Warehouse Manager in brewery & warehouse movements, inc. warehousing duties
•occasionally drive our fleet of delivery vans & trucks & deliver our beer where necessary
•make sure that you and our drivers are responsible brand ambassadors at all times
•liaise with 3rd party couriers, including approving invoices
•safe & secure management of cash on delivery receipts
•help enforce van & truck cleaning schedule, including daily & weekly routines
•ensure Five Points fleet is routinely inspected for defects before and after trips and report any defects to Line Manager. Liaise with repair garages where appropriate
•assist the Warehouse Manager and the LM in maintaining stock of one-way containers
•liaise with third party container suppliers, eg. eCask & Kegstar
•joint responsibility for stock rotation, including recording damage and stock loss
•joint responsibility for ensuring all deliveries are ‘signed for’ and paperwork filed correctly and training junior colleagues in this respect
•making sure that Manual Handling, Company Security, Health & Safety and Fire Safety procedures are adhered to
•responsibility for maintaining stock levels for Warehouse office supplies and warehousing sundries, under the direction of the warehouse manager
Skills & Qualifications
-Full current UK driving licence essential – No more than 6 points
-LGV and HGV categories desirable, but not essential
-Knowledge of traffic laws and highway code
-Ability to speak , read and write English language essential
-Excellent numerical skills
-Excellent customer relation skills.
-Ability to work independently
Salary – Competitive
Recognised training to increase your driving and logistics skills will be funded by the company. Free beer. Sometimes. The Five Points Brewing Company is an accredited London Living Wage employer.
Please apply by sending a covering email outlining why the position appeals to you, what you will bring to the role, along with a copy of your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date 30th June 2017.