Distribution Assistant /Warehouse Administrator

£18000 - £22000 per annum
07 Dec 2017
21 Dec 2017
John Martins
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Distribution/Warehouse Administrator

Fulltime, Permanent  

Salary: Circa £18K + shift premium of +20% (+30% for nightshifts). 

Location: Duxford, Cambridgeshire

THE ROLE: Distribution Assistant /Warehouse Administrator - Duxford, Cambridgeshire

Are you a highly adaptable energetic person looking for career progression?

The role of Distribution Assistant offers that and much more, you will be working with a great team and will have endless possibilities open to you to progress and grow in your career.

The position sits within my client's Logistics and Scanning Operations team, where you will assist in a variety of activities within either logistics or scanning, the logistics team have overall responsibility of not only the internal post but all movement within the organisation, whether that is transporting letters or transporting chairs.

The role may require shift work for part of the year; this is dependent on organisational need. The shift work will be subject to a shift premium of +20% (+30% for nightshifts). 

The role of Distribution Assistant enables you to become not only part of a great team but a great company.

They also have their own in-house Learning and Development team who run a wide variety of courses from Excel through to Project Management in order to help employees not only in their current roles but to help them to advance into future roles.

Work/life balance is and they offer all their employees a range of flexible working options, which suit both the business and the employee. So please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Distribution Assistant /Warehouse Administrator - Duxford, Cambridgeshire

  • Completing all assigned tasks in accordance to departmental procedures efficiently whilst maintaining accuracy and quality.
  • Maintaining benchmarks, reporting KPI data in order to monitor and improve overall team performance.
  • Reporting progress daily, ensuring all KPI forms are completed where applicable.
  • Identifying, escalating and resolving problems where appropriate and inform management accordingly.
  • Assisting with the training and supervision of temporary staff when required.

THE CANDIDATE: Distribution Assistant /Warehouse Administrator - Duxford, Cambridgeshire

The successful candidate will be flexible with the ability to pick up tasks quickly and efficiently, they will also need to be an energetic and enthusiastic team player who is able to effectively communicate to all members of staff as well as visitors.

You will be passionate about the role you play, going above and beyond to get it right for learners, dedicated to upholding standards and open to views of our customers, partners and colleagues.


KEY CRITERIA: Distribution Assistant /Warehouse Administrator - Duxford, Cambridgeshire
  • Educated to GCSE level with Grade C in English Literature and Maths or equivalent experience.
  • Computer literate with an understanding of Microsoft Office products.
  • Committed to Health and Safety whilst having a basic understanding of Health and Safety procedures.
  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits.
COMPANY BENEFITS: Distribution Assistant /Warehouse Administrator - Duxford, Cambridgeshire
  • Generous contributory pension
  • 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary)
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme
  • Employee discount and cash back scheme at 1,200 retailers
  • Cycle scheme
  • Subsidised canteens
  • Support for professional qualifications
To find out more about this role please view the job description or to apply, you will need to complete the online assessment and upload your CV


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