Warehouse Administrator (12 months FTC)


Job Details


UK Corby Multi User - 12271

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time


£22k pro rata

Closing Date

30/11/2020 12:00

Role Overview

We have new opportunity for a Warehouse Admin to join our team in Corby for a 12 months FTC. This is a role to cover a maternity.

Working within our Warehouse team and reporting to the Warehouse Team Leader, you will be involved with all aspects of warehouse admin in line with agreed procedures. Some manual work within the warehouse will be required whilst undertaking this task.

Who are we?

Wincanton is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do, and our mission is “to make our customers business’s better, every day.”

How will you contribute?

  • To keep accurate records of pallets to avoid financial exposure and liability.
  • Proactively manage all stock movement documentation, in line with agreed procedures.
  • To update the systems with relevant data, as a result of operational /pallet transactions.
  • To liaise with customers, haulier’s and internal customers on all issues relating to the operation.
  • To comply with Quality, Health and Safety procedures and to ensure a safe working environment for self and others.
  • Maintain WMS database and schedules with no effect to the service levels and stock integrity
  • Provide general administration support as required to aid the efficient running of operations.
  • Providing general administrative support to the site
  • Any other duties considered necessary to fulfil the role. To be responsible for the Health and Safety of themselves and other operatives by adhering to safe working practices
  • To attend training courses when required     
  • To ensure all handling of finished products comply with Legislative, Company & Customer requirements with respect to Food Safety, thus ensuring that all products, packaging and processes meet these requirements
  • Responsible for highlighting any potential quality issues that could impact on food safety, including hygiene and damage issues to your Shift Manager. Ensuring completion of necessary process control and quality documented records

What will you bring?

  • Effective communication skills at all levels of internal & external customers
  • Highly flexible, committed and willing to carry out varied tasks positively and reliably.
  • Possess accuracy skills and ability to carry out tasks with attention to detail ensuring work is error free first time.
  • Ability to work as part of a team, whilst providing flexibility and reliability.
  • Must be PC literate – Microsoft packages including Excel to an intermediate level
  • Familiarisation with Manhattan WMS is preferable but not essential.
  • Motivated to be able to work under pressure and the ability to meet critical timeliness targets.
  • Be prepared to multitask and offer excellent and reliable support
  • Be prepared to be flexible in order to meet operational demands
  • Ability to communicate at all levels in both written and verbal forms
  • Ability to demonstrate commitment, enthusiasm and flexibility governed by the position

What do we offer?

We really value our people and offer a friendly, safety first working environment and a competitive salary along with other benefits including; company pension scheme, annual leaves with the option to buy more, share incentive plan, cycle to work scheme, employee benefits online discount platform, onsite parking+ much more

Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That’s why we also provide significant opportunities for career development and progression, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment.

Apply Now!

If you feel that you have what it takes to support Wincanton in delivering the best service, we would love to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and uploading your CV. We are a fast-moving organisation so we may not always wait until the closing date to review applications. As a result, you should submit your CV as soon as possible!

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