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Stores Supervisor

Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
£22,500 to £25,000
Job Type
1 Sep 2022

Stores Supervisor

Location: Newton Aycliffe

Salary: up to £25,000 per annum

Hours: Monday - Friday

Type: Permanent

Imperial Professionals are working with one of our key manufacturing clients based in Newton Aycliffe, after a recent £18 million investment and exciting future projects they are looking to expand their current workforce.


Work collaboratively with the Production Controller and Shipping Administrator to plan and execute shipping workflows, achieving the shipping of correct orders in line with On Time Delivery KPI's.

Responsible for commercial invoicing.

Manage stock control and inventory rotation.

Maintain MRP to ensure stock is correct.

Manage Stores in accordance with lean manufacturing principles, to reduce waste and optimise productivity.

Collate, analyse and report daily output figures for daily management.

Proactively contribute to CI activities and champion opportunities for change.

Carry out root cause investigations into discrepancies, making recommendations for corrective actions.

Responsible for the adherence to Health and Safety legislative and operational requirements.

Provide regular communication/briefings with regards to information to enable Stores Operatives to carry out their roles to maximum effect.

Lead and enable the Stores Operatives to achieve all targets and quality standards for all Stores processes.

Manage team attendance and implement arrangements for continuity of service during periods of holiday and/or unplanned absence.


Demonstrable experience in a supervisory role, in a logistics/manufacturing environment.

Demonstrable experience of strong people management skills.

Ability to organise and prioritise tasks to maximise shipments.

Experience of leading CI and 5S projects.

Ability to write and implement SOP's, with delivery of associated training.

Ability to communicate effectively and build working relationships across departments in the Company.

Experience of operating a MRP system and inputting/extracting information and data.

A pro-active approach to problem solving and conflict resolution.

A confident approach to decision-making.

Excellent organisation skills and the ability to work under pressure.

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).

For more information about this opportunity please get in touch with Imperial Professionals ASAP

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  • Job Reference: 699481545-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Imperial Workforce
    Imperial Workforce
  • Location: Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
  • Salary: £22,500 to £25,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent