Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant

  • Job Reference: SWR3023
  • Date Posted: 4 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Newport
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive
  • Sector: Engineering, Retail & Consumer Products, Sales, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant – Do you have experience of trade counter or warehouse in electrical wholesale, plumbing, building merchants or have electrical knowledge? Are you looking for a new challenge?

If so, Spider is advertising for a Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant position on behalf of a national highly respected electrical wholesale company. They are currently searching for a full-time, permanent, Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant, to join their busy branch in Newport. A clean driving licence is required as there will be an element of driving involved on occasion with this role.   

The Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant role involves: 

  • Serving trade counter customers and answering telephone calls, always ensuring the highest level of customer service.
  • Processing and picking orders.
  • All aspects of the day-to-day business including delivering goods when required.
  • Receiving and processing goods in.
  • Stock control and warehouse management.
  • Delivering order, when required, in and around the Newport area. 

This Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant role has lots of progression opportunities as you will be working as part of a small team so will have an opportunity to get involved in different aspects within the branch.   

As the successful Trade Counter and Warehouse Assistant you will be the face of the business and therefore must have a professional and friendly approach. It would be beneficial for the applicant to have relevant Trade Counter / logistic / Warehouse experience.  Any experience within electrical wholesale is an advantage, but training will be provided for the right candidate. Applicants must be proficient in English, Math, use of computer systems and possess a keen eye for detail. A clean driving and forklift licence is preferred. Please note the successful candidate will be subject to security screening.      

This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary (depending on experience), paid monthly with the opportunity to earn an annual profit share bonus. Working 42.5 hours across opening hours of 7am to 5pm, Monday to Friday and 8am to 11am Saturdays, on a rota basis, with paid overtime and 1 hour for lunch.  

If you are looking for a role with progression opportunities, where you can work as part of a great team, and develop a career in the electrical wholesale sector, then we would like to hear from you. Please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser, and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.  

Keywords; Trainee, electrical, wholesale, Trade Counter, driver, van driver, warehouse, warehouse assistant, Warehouse operative, multi-drop, stores, stock, forklift   

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