Warehouse Assistant

    • Full Time
    • Rye

    Website Merchant and Mills

    Cloth for Sewing

    Merchant & Mills, a market-leading retailer/wholesaler of fabric, haberdashery, and dressmaking patterns is looking for a dynamic person work in a small team within our busy warehouse.

    Reporting to our warehouse supervisor, wholesale and operations managers, you will have the following responsibilities to cover; To work with the warehouse team to process wholesale orders; check off stock deliveries; prepare orders for dispatch; support team with stock checks; assist with retail restocking; which will involve manual handling.

    Your duties will include:

    • Fulfilling wholesale orders – following order processing procedure. Picking stock from storage unit, breaking down cloth and then packing orders. Inspecting quality and quantity during picking/packing.
    • Reporting any stock anomalies or queries to stock team.
    • Preparing parcels for dispatch when required.
    • Goods-in inspecting & labelling.
    • Understanding and complying with Health & Safety procedures both with within the warehouse/yard and on-site.
    • Receive in pallet deliveries to unit when required and work with team to check off against purchase order.
    • Effective stock control including involvement with biannual stock counts and interim checks.
    • Ensure cloth is stored appropriately and spaces are kept clear and tidy.

    About You: 

    • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Proven ability to multi-task and complete a variety of tasks as above, to a high standard.
    • Work collaboratively within a team.
    • Ability to work flexibly within a busy environment.
    • Well organised, practical and pro-active.
    • Good accuracy and attention to detail.
    • Proven ability to prioritise and work with own initiative to deadlines.
    • Driving licence.
    • Reliable & trustworthy
    • Manual handling experience is desirable.
    • Computer literate.

    Merchant & Mills Benefits:

    • 30% discount on all products.
    • A monthly cloth allowance to make up one of our patterns.
    • All patterns are free.
    • Bi monthly appointments to a local wellness centre.
    • Opportunity to grow and progress within a small but growing business.

    Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
    Salary: £19,000.00-£20,000.00 per year

    Please send your CV and covering letter to Anna on  anna@merchantandmills.com by May 23rd. 

    To apply for this job email your details to anna@merchantandmills.com.