Job Vacancies at Milton Keynes Warehouse

Welcome to our recruitment page, here you will find job vacancies at our warehouse and distribution site, Milton Keynes. We are always looking for new talent to join our team so if you think you would like to work for this forward thinking family owned business then why not apply for one of the job roles below. You can apply for jobs by sending in your CV to the addresses provided in the job descriptions.

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Shipping Co-ordinator

(Full Time – 40 hours per week – Including weekends)

We are currently looking for a Shipping Co-ordinator  to join our large Garden Centre Group.

This role is based in the Milton Keynes area . You May Need to travel various sites as business requirements demand.

Duties include:

To manage the flow of container deliveries to and from the group warehouses and stores. Liaising with the Group buyers, Supplier/ transport and group warehouse’s to ensure that the right stock is delivered to the right warehouse at the right time.
Monitor shipping by tracking containers to ensure we know exactly where our stock is and when it is due at port.
This is a all year round position but does peak and trough with the flow of stock, as a result you will also be expected to work with the group stock controllers when time permits.
You will report directly to the Group Logistics manager and work closely with the buying teams and group warehouse Managers.

The successful candidate will:

 An understanding on how to schedule and managed stock would be an advantage.
Being able to liaise with a diverse range of people at all levels is essential.
Having knowledge of Excel & Word is a requirement.
A good understanding of English language and figures would be an advantage.

What we offer:

Benefits onsite car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:to

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Simon Bosworth, Group Logistics Manager

logistics@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Friday 28th January 2022

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Stock Controller

(Full Time – 45 hours per week – Including weekends)

We are currently seeking two full time Stock Controllers to join our large Garden Centre Group.

You will be based at Milton Keynes & Woodthorpe Warehouse .

 Duties include:

 To Check receipt of stock, complete GRN, allocate location and book into the operating system.

Perform perpetual stock takes of specified stock lines on a weekly basis.
Help ready the warehouse for stock take and be an integral part of the audit team during stock takes.
Working day to day solving stock delivery issues raised by stores.
Reporting to the on-site warehouse manager and working with and being part of the operational administration team.

The successful candidate will:

Have a good knowledge of stock management and being prepared to be trained on the BGC systems.
Have a Counterbalance and reach truck fork truck licence (training maybe given to the right candidate)
Be flexible around working times especially when stock take is being completed. Able to use a PC and have knowledge of Excell and Word.

What we offer:

Benefits onsite car parking and staff discount for our Garden Centres and Restaurants as well as the Woodthorpe Leisure Park. If you would like to join our family run business and bring your ideas and talents to our fast growing company and forward thinking team we want to hear from you.

To apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Simon Bosworth, Group Logistics Manager

logistics@britishgardencentres.com

Applications close – Friday 28th January 2022