Stores Assistant

  • Job Reference: VR/02358
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: MP Recruitment Group
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  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £23,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description



The effective storage, control and housekeeping of the company’s raw material and component stock.

    .Main Duties:

  • Assist in the management of the raw material Stores to ensure:
  • Proper location and storage of incoming material.
  • Timely issue and kitting of materials to the production in line with production schedules.
  • The continuous audit of all stock by periodic cycle counting.
  • Responsible for the security, control and movement of raw material stock.
  • Involved with the annual stock take to ensure that a smooth and satisfactory count takes place.
  • Ensures strict adherence and implementation of FIFO. Paying particular attention to the product life cycle by rotation of mouldings, engines, adhesives and general consumable products.
  • Deputise for the Goods Inwards Inspector in his/her absence as required.
  • Undertakes problem solving and other tasks as directed by the Stores Manager.
  • Operates in accordance with the company’s Health and Safety procedure, and other related company policies.


Qualifications and Experience

  • The appointee must be computer literate.
  • To have the ability to communicate at all levels within the organisation.
  • Educated to GCSE level with English and Mathematics
  • The candidate must have experience of stockroom and despatch procedures,
  • preferably gained in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be of good health and be able to lift weights up to the maximum limit
  • as defined by the Health & Safety Executive.


Hours:   40 hours per week, 8.00am to 4.30pm

Annual leave = 23 days per year plus birthday

Free Parking


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.