Warehouse Clerk

  • Job Reference: VR/00821
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2018
  • Recruiter: MP Resourcing Ltd
  • Website: http://www.mpresourcing.co.uk
  • Location: Didcot
  • Salary: £19,000 to £20,000
  • Sector: Administration, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to perform all administrative functions, including booking in suppliers; goods receipting of orders; clerical functions for the assembly and despatch of orders and the collation of reports and statistical information.

The successful candidate must have a methodical and organised approach with a good telephone manner and the ability to communicate to all levels. Working to tight deadlines and the ability to prioritise will be a key requirement of the role.

Basic PC skills are essential, knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel would be advantageous. Previous experience of using a warehousing management system, although not essential would be desirable.

Ideal candidate will have a positive attitude demonstrated by a willingness to assist in all areas of the clerical function, a friendly outgoing personality and also experience of working within a team environment.

Shifts / Hours

Working hours are 37.5 hours per week. There is a need for flexibility as the successful candidate will be required to work the early shift of 06.00 hrs 14.00 hrs one week and the late shift of 14.00 hrs 22.00 hrs the following week, continuing on an alternating basis, on any 5 days per week Sunday to Friday, with occasional Saturday cover.


£9.90 per hour with shift premium of an additional 15% on hours worked between 18:00 hrs and 22:00 hrs and attractive overtime rates when the contractual hours of 37.5 hours per week are exceeded.

Essential Skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Previous administrative experience
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • A good understanding of all Microsoft applications
  • A team player with previous warehouse experience
  • The ability to multi-task and assist in multiple functions

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 days you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this position, however we may contact you in the future to discuss other opportunities.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.