NEW JOB ROLE AVAILABLE: Logistics Controller

NEW JOB ROLE AVAILABLE: Logistics Controller

Full Job Description

Logistics Controller

What’s the job and who would it suit?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Controller to join our team in Hixon, Stafford. The role would suit someone with previous logistics experience, who is able to work in a busy fast paced environment.

Where you’ll be working

With a proud heritage and over fifty years of success, Allett Mowers are a pioneering manufacturer of precision lawnmowers. We are a wholly British-owned company, and we serve a broad customer base, from the avid gardener to the world's most famous sports grounds. We are now looking for new talent to join our skilled and knowledgeable team.

Our core values are at the heart of how we do business. If the following values resonate with you, then we may be a great match for one another.

· PASSIONATE - We are passionate about what we do and fixate on our customers together we create the world’s best sports surfaces and lawns.

· TEAM - We collaborate to develop and grow with our colleagues, customers and suppliers. Allett is a team, we harness our collective knowledge, skills and expertise to succeed. Take responsibility, be respectful of others and our environment.

· RELIABLE - We are trustworthy, honest and respect Allett’s heritage. Rely on us, our systems and machinery.

· IMPROVE - We are curious and thrive on change; take risks, be creative and excite through innovation. There is always a better way.

· HARDWORK - We do more with less and punch above our weight. Urgency is crucial and self-motivation a must.

The team you’ll be working in

Working within the Logistics team, and you will be responsible for the efficient and effective day to day control of goods in, which includes locating all incoming goods within current locations and correct dispatch of subcontract parts.

What you’ll be doing

So that you can get a feel for the job, here is what you will be doing day to day:

· Receiving of incoming goods

· Maintaining goods in logs

· Responsible for the accuracy of incoming deliveries

· Ensuring incoming stock is correctly identified and located in a timely manner

· Identify material / parts shortages for subcontract items

· Control of material movements within warehouse

· Dispatch of goods to subcontract suppliers

· Raising documentation for dispatch of goods to subcontract suppliers

· Identification and dispatch of finished goods and spare parts

· Stock checking

· Housekeeping duties

· You may be required to perform such other and/or additional duties within your skill and competence as the business may require.

What you’ll need to succeed

Need to know

· Understanding of goods in/stores within a manufacturing environment

· Understanding of subcontract supply

· Knowledge of 5S practices

· Good understanding of workplace safety

Need to have

· Proven experience in a similar role

· Exceptional oral communication skills

· Forklift Counterbalance license required

· VNA Man Up Forklift license required

· A can-do, problem-solving approach with a clear understanding of delivering long lasting improvements

· Ability to adapt and thrive on change

· Customer centric focus, both internal and external

More about the job

Hours of work are 40 hours per week – 08:00-17.00 Mon –Thu / 08:00-15:45 Fri

Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 per annum depending on experience.

Location: Hixon, Stafford (rural location)

What’s on offer?

Competitive salary, 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, with the option to purchase an additional week via salary sacrifice. Auto-enrolment pension scheme and development opportunities. Free onsite parking. Free PPE supplied with applicable roles.

Plus, the chance to work with a great team of people in a relaxed but hardworking environment.

Interested? Then apply today and hopefully start your journey with us!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,000.00-£23,000.00 per year


Company pension

On-site parking


Monday to Friday

Please apply via INDEED