Warehouse Assistant

Temporary, Full-time · Manchester

About the Role

This role will be focused on two crucial supply chain functions. The first is logistics coordination where you will support our Logistics Coordinator with the movement and coordination of shipments across our global supply chain. The second is warehouse operations, where you will be exposed to many different parts of the warehouse, logistics, and supply chain functions. Your time will be roughly 70-80% warehousing and the remainder logistics coordination. This is a great role for someone driven first starting out in their career. No prior experience in logistics is required and you will be trained alongside some great team members. 

This role is an hourly full-time contract role for 6 months and has the opportunity to develop into a full-time role within the specific career paths of either logistics or warehousing at the end of the 6-month contract. This role is based in our Salford warehouse. 

This role will be fast-paced at times and needs a team player who is willing to take ownership and contribute to support our mission. As an early employee joining a rapidly scaling business, you will be well-positioned to directly make an impact on the business and progress professionally.

By joining us at this early stage, your responsibilities will be wide-ranging and you will be trained on any technical skills:

  • Support with shipping and receiving (loading, packing, wrapping, labeling)

  • Picking and packing products such as bundles and wrapping products into packs

  • Accurately record details of goods in and out of the warehouse

  • Support logistics coordination part-time as a junior coordinator

  • Load and unload goods into/from vehicles/containers

  • Move goods to allocated storage space

  • Take part in physical stock counts

  • Undertake reviews of storage space and ensure efficient utilisation in line with company stock levels.

About You
Our goal is to build a mission-driven environment for top talent with a desire to do their best work. To that end, we are flexible on your experience and specific skillsets. However, we would generally expect to see:

  • You’re a self-starter who is happy to work on your own and alongside a team

  • You have a desire to grow into a leader

  • You’re interested in processes, data and learning about sustainable supply chains

  • You are someone who acts with integrity and has a strong attention to detail

  • You’re able to be in the warehouse from 7 am - 4 pm Monday - Friday

  • You’re happy with physical activity, being on your feet, and capable of lifting 25kg

Nice to have:

  • You have a supply chain or logistics degree

  • You have warehouse or logistics experience

  • You have a valid UK driver’s license

In Closing
At Sourceful, our culture is based on our ambition to have a big impact and a big heart. We're a team obsessed with our clients, who look after one another and have no time for big egos.

You will be joining a high-performance team who works hard for each other and you will feel fully supported by our magnificent team to reach your best levels and our high standards.

We look forward to viewing your application!
EEO Statement
Sourceful embraces and advocates for diversity and equal opportunity. We pride ourselves in helping businesses do better environmentally, socially, and economically. As such, building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills helps us achieve our mission.
About us

Our mission is to make global supply-chain sustainability more rigorous, transparent and achievable for every business.

Sourceful was founded in 2020 by Wing Chan and Shiran Zheng. Together they had spent years helping build and scale global brands. As they did, it became clear that sustainability poses major challenges for businesses.

Global supply chains are complex. Affordable options are scarce. Reliable data is thin. And the language around sustainability is opaque. With these roadblocks, businesses can't make progress — and they can't address the climate crisis.

Sourceful was created to fix this: to help companies overcome the hurdles they face, reduce their carbon footprint and offer their customers better choices.

We ​look forward to hearing from you!
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