Warehouse Operative

WAREHOUSE ASSISTANT

We have an excellent opportunity for a Warehouse Assistant to join a market-leading company based in the Borough Green area on a permanent basis.

You will join a small warehouse team and support the day to day running of the warehouse department. You will ensure Health & Safety procedures are adhered to and assist in the smooth operation of the department. This is a great opportunity for someone to join a fast-paced warehouse, join a friendly team, and be a valued member of staff.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

*To complete orders in an efficient and effective manner so customers receive orders correctly, on time, well packaged and intact. This includes choosing the relevant labels for couriers
*To keep the warehouse in an orderly manner in conjunction with Health & Safety regulations
*To manage stock, including stock counts and regularly informing the Account Managers when stock levels are near or below the minimum required
*To manage the Goods In procedure successfully, including all the relevant paperwork and checking of the stock
*To use the correct lifting and handling techniques when dealing with moving stock
*To complete the Returns Procedure effectively using the correct locations, investigating the reason for the return and identifying next step
*To be fully conversant with the Warehouse IT, training will be provided
*To gain full understanding of our client’s products
*To identify which packaging is required for orders
*To attend training and to develop relevant knowledge and skills when required

If this opportunity sounds like the perfect role for you please get in touch with myself, Chloe Scott at KHR Recruitment Specialists for more information

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Procurement Manager – Spanish Speaking

Procurement Manager

Monday to Friday – 9am to 5:30pm Full time, Permanent

Great Salary plus benefits which include; 25 days holiday, travel insurance, life insurance, critical illness cover, private medical insurance, private dental insurance, pension and bonus scheme.

Leading supplier of Fresh Produce seeking Spanish Speaking Procurement Manager near Maidstone.

We are looking for a Spanish Speaking Procurement Manager to work with a Fresh Produce Company.

Responsibilities as a Procurement Manager:

– Liaison with overseas suppliers on volumes, market prices, and agreeing to weekly programmes
– Developing competitive and sustainable programmes with leading international suppliers to help to grow the business
– To have a comprehensive understanding of the global market, to identify trends and capitalise on opportunities
– Monitoring supply from growers on a daily basis
– Strong working relationship with the sales team on and close collaboration supply vs customer requirements
– Managing and reviewing transport logistics for overseas sources
– Running weekly accounting, preparing any claims and managing P/L of overseas supplier accounts alongside Procurement Administration
– Liaison with accounts on invoices and claims
– Liaison with suppliers on short term availability, daily loadings, and making sure departure advices are received
– Weekly liaison with suppliers on prices and agreeing programmes
– Preparing weekly supplier programmes tailored to customer demand
– Managing logistics and load plans ex source for all countries, daily liaison with hauliers for all source countries where required
– Daily liaison with sales team and QC team on customer requirements in terms of volumes, quality and varieties
– Monitoring quality reports, stock rotation and packing charges
– Monitoring programme vs actual on deliveries to highlight any shortages/oversupply
– Preparation of supplier returns/invoicing incorporating any necessary claims, and monitoring P/L of overseas supplier accounts

As the Procurement Manager you will be able to demonstrate:

– Spanish Speaking
– Being organised
– Have good communication skills with a confident and articulate telephone manner
– Have extensive experience working in a comparable role, preferably within the Fresh Produce industry

If you feel this opportunity could suit you please contact Vicky at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Financial Controller – (Part Time – FMCG)

Are you a qualified Financial Controller? Have you worked within the FMCG sector previously?

A unique FMCG business based in Paddock Wood require a Part-Time Financial Controller to join them on a permanent basis.

The core responsibility will be to lead the financial control, governance, reporting and financial accounting for the Company. More than a traditional controller, the role is also key in driving performance management and strategic growth.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

– Lead the Financial accounting, reporting, and analysis
– Drive improvements in cash management, reporting, analysis, governance, and control
– Business partner within the management team, challenging, collaborating and finding ways to drive the business forward to be the best it can be
– Develop innovative processes to support financial governance and control, with diligence and measure
– Deliver critical tasks to deadlines, including monthly reporting, forecasting, budgeting

Candidate Profile

– A professional accounting qualification with post qualification experience commensurate to the role
– Experience in manufacturing and/or FMCG is preferred, but not essential
– A high level of technical accounting competence is desirable, an audit background may be beneficial but not essential
– Strong communication skills, with the ability to communicate financial issues and solutions to non-financial colleagues
– Analytical and diligent in approach, with an attention to detail
-Strong systems skills and excel wizardry, with the ability to digest complexity and find innovative solutions

Hours of work are flexible, either 3 long days or 5 shorter days (25 – 30 hours)

£21,875 – £37,499pa (£35k – £50k FTE)

Paddock Wood, Kent.

To be considered please apply today; alternatively please call Hannah at KHR Recruitment on 01622822805/.

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Management Accountant – 9 Month FTC

Leading FMCG business seeking experienced Management Accountant near Maidstone.

Responsibilities of the Management Accountant:

– Assist in the production of accurate Monthly Management Accounts for Senior Management
within published timescales
– Provide Financial Reporting to senior managers as required
– Provide assistance to the Management Accountants and Financial Controller
– Assist in the preparation of the monthly Trading Account and Variance Analysis
– Assist in the preparation of the monthly Management Accounts
– Consolidation of Group Accounts on a quarterly basis
– Identify and develop improvements in processes and reporting
– Capture and present information to the business to improve understanding and aid decision
making
– Provide analysis of financial information
– Provide assistance to the Financial Controller as required

The ideal candidate will have well developed personal and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate with a wide range of staff. Our client is looking for someone who has extensive experience working in a comparable role, with at least 3 years experience and a recognised qualification in accounting.

Basic Salary: Competitive Salary
Benefits: Pension, Holiday
Working week: Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm

If you feel this opportunity could suit you, please contact Vicky at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Christmas Temps – Immediate start!

Are you in between jobs and looking for extra cash for Christmas? Are you available for temporary work in and around Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells or Paddock Wood?

We are looking for temporary staff for all kinds of work over the Christmas period. We have jobs in Tunbridge Wells and the surrounding areas and, If you drive, we have work all over Kent.

You must be hardworking, turn up on time, and have good communication skills. Above all else, you must be reliable.

You may need steel toe capped boots for some jobs. You may need your own transport.

If you are available for temporary work, get in touch with Jane, Ellie, Hanna or Louise

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Courier Driver

Do you have a clean driving licence? Are you over 25 years old (for insurance purposes) and confident with driving in London?

I am currently recruiting for a Courier Driver required to work Monday to Friday covering Kent and/or London.

The ideal candidate will be IT literate, have great attention to detail, be friendly and personable, with a full clean driving licence.

The Courier Driver will be responsible for:

– Collecting from/delivering to local clients (Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Paddock Wood, East Malling areas), or from London maybe 5-15 collections/deliveries a day
– Bringing the collections back to the office at around 5pm where they are then checked and driven to Heathrow, or if in London driving straight to Heathrow to distribute to the agents at Slough
– Collect anything that is booked from documents to pallets.

The company runs on rota basis, which are approximate and flexible – 8.30am – 6.30pm shift and 12pm – 10pm shift (drive up to Heathrow from Tonbridge each night). The rotas are evenly split between the collection agents. The rota is currently 1 week of lates and 2 weeks of the daytime shift.

Basic Salary: £21,350 + Overtime
Benefits: Pension, holiday
Working week: Monday to Friday

If you feel this Courier Driver opportunity could suit you, please contact Vicky at KHR Recruitment on 01622 822810.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Warehouse Operations Manager

Warehouse Operations Manager

A vacancy has arisen for a Warehouse Operations Manager based in Dartford to join one of our successful clients. This is an exciting opportunity for a career-minded individual who enjoys the challenge of working in a fast pace environment.

You will report to the General Manager and will be responsible for the day to day management of the Warehouse and ensure the smooth running of the department.

The Role
*To ensure that the Safety, Health, and Environmental procedures are followed by all team members, contractors and visitors
*Responsible for warehouse P&L performance and production of the department budgeting process
*Managing the activities and resources to achieve financial, operational and customer service objectives
*Planning and management of staffing, to ensure the optimum level of staffing is being used within the budget
*The management of relevant KPIs, changing priorities where necessary and be proactive in looking for continuous improvements
*To ensure company policies are adhered to and administration functions completed within deadlines and maintain accurate records in line with customer/company requirements
*To promote harmonious and effective working relationships both internally and externally, ensuring excellent customer service through a combination of communication teamwork, motivation, and leadership

The Ideal Candidate
*Customer-focused
*Staff motivator with the ability to coach and train members of the team
*Experience of working within a fast-paced warehouse/logistics environment
*Ability to communicate at all levels
*Self-motivated
*Numerate and literate
*Proactive decision-maker and an organised/effective planner
*Ability to effectively handle conflict situations
*PC and WMS systems literate
*Own transport required owing to the location

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Channel Manager – Fresh Produce

Are you an experienced Channel Manager with excellent negotiation skills and a consultative and strategic approach to sales? Are you looking for a new challenge within a leading supplier of Fresh Produce? If so, this could be the role for you.

Duties as a Channel Manager:

– Conduct seasonal reviews, category management sessions and planning for future year
– Long term formulation with Key customers, including input from procurement, supply chain, technical, packaging and sales manager/cat man team
– Work closely with technical & development teams on product knowledge and NPD
– Management of pre-season offers/programmes providing estimated availability
– Provide market updates and negotiating weekly or short/medium term fixed price programmes
– Prepare and conduct regular reviews of service levels, market share and quality performance
– General management of all key client growers supporting the emerging customers segment providing general order and packaging direction
– Utilising the Grower scorecard build key grower relationships and grower rationalisation by customer
– Provide actual/estimated customer sales and attend the daily/weekly internal meetings to provide a current trading position i.e. supply v demand.
– Liaison with the customer buyer/Trading managers daily/weekly on forecasts and any category issues, apply amendments to customer orders across category
– Promotional and demand planning with customer category teams
– Development of Account and assistant managers
– Support Sales Director in providing weekly/monthly/quarterly reporting and decision making in conjunction with Channel Managers
– Holding regular updates with internal teams and growers to track and course-correct strategy

The ideal candidate will be organised and have good communication skills with a confident and articulate telephone manner, together with solid numeracy and written skills. We are looking for someone who has extensive experience working in a comparable role, ideally within the FMCG industry.

Basic Salary: Competitive Salary
Benefits: Bonus, Pension, Holiday
Working week: Monday to Friday 9AM to 5PM

If you feel this opportunity could suit you please contact Vicky on 01622 822810.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Warehouse Manager

KHR is currently looking for a Warehouse Manager to join an established business in Sittingbourne during an exciting period of expansion.

This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Supervisor/Team Leader looking to take the next step in their career, or an experienced Manager looking for a different challenge.

The main focus of the role will be to oversee the day to day running of a medium-sized facility, manage a team of operatives and plan the routes of the driving team.

The Warehouse Manager will be responsible for:

– Taking customer orders
– Replenishing stock
– Transport and route planning for up to 20 vehicles
– Overseeing general warehouse operations
– Operating equipment including forklift
– Preparing stock
– Managing staff rotas and holiday entitlement

This will be the ideal role for someone with:

– Previous experience in an FMCG/Warehouse environment
– Previous Supervisor/Team Leader experience
– An FLT License (essential)
– Strong management skills

They will need someone who can be flexible with shift patterns and start times as the role may include covering various shifts for Shift Managers and the business runs a 24-hour operation.

This is a permanent position paying between £20-30,000 dependent on experience.

Please apply ASAP if interested or get in touch with KHR Recruitment Specialists today.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Transport Operations Manager

Transport Operations Manager

A vacancy has arisen for a Transport Operations Manager based in Dartford to join one of our successful clients. This is an exciting opportunity for a career-minded individual who enjoys the challenge of working in a fast pace environment.

You will report to the General Manager and will be responsible for the day to day management of the transport department and ensure the smooth running of the office.

The Role
*Ensure effective communication throughout the operational leadership team, communicating planned requirements providing information on performance
*Ensure that a best in class safety performance is delivered through a behavioral-based safety culture
*Build and implement an effective employee engagement strategy, resulting in a highly engaged and motivated workforce
*To ensure the operation achieves targeted daily and weekly KPIs
*To ensure the department provides a quality first-class service to each customer
*To ensure the department operates within the legal constraints of the operator’s license
*Ensure the operation is fully compliant with legislation
*Ensuring financial performance is within budget
*Develop a talented team and create robust succession plans for current and future key roles
*To participate in commercial reviews with the Senior Management Team, Company Finance teams

The Person
*Proven experience of working within a fast pace logistics environment
*Excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrating the ability to operate at multiple levels and establish effective communication channels in both customer organisations and internal
*Robust influencing and negotiation skills – proven to deliver successful change in complex customer operational environments
*Experienced in developing and deepening customer relationships, resulting in improved commercial performance and growth delivery
*You will be inquisitive, innovative and deliver an exceptional service to the customer. Excellent commercial acumen – understand the dynamics of both open/ closed book operations
*The business operates 24/7, therefore, it is essential that you are flexible in your approach to work
*A CPC holder. (National & International)
*Own Transport is required

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…