Shipping and Receiving Clerk (12 month FTC)


Employer: VF Northen Europe

Salary: £21,000 - £25,000 per annum plus Contributory pension + Staff discount

Reference: R-20220601-0014/220

Date added: 2 days ago

Shipping and Receiving Clerk - 12 Month FTC

Rotating shifts 6am - 2.30pm / 2.30pm - 11pm

Salary: £24,960 per year

VF Corporation is looking for an exceptional Shipping and Receiving Clerk on a 12 Month FTC. This position is based in Bardon, Leicestershire, UK.

VF is a global apparel company connecting people to the lifestyles they cherish through our family of iconic brands. At the heart of our journey lies our purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It's the reason we come to work every day. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling.

Let's Talk about the Role

As a Shipping and Receiving Clerk, you will complete all systems processes and administration processes to enable the DC to successfully receive inbound deliveries from suppliers and to successfully despatch outbound deliveries to internal and external customers.

Working as part of the Inbound and the Outbound team, you will conduct a variety of tasks for either area depending on workload and customer requirements.

How You Will Make a Difference

* Proactively managing the booking process and ensuring bookings are made on time
* Updating systems and tools to ensure end to end processes are completed
* Ensuring all processes are carried out to standard operating process

* Ensuring accuracy in data and reporting - proactively seeking solutions

* Delivering clear, structured handovers with the oncoming Team, ensuring all the key information is reviewed to ensure seamless transitions from shift to shift
* Attending Shift and Department Team Briefings ensuring awareness of responsibility regarding SQCDP

Skills for Success

You should be someone who has previous experience working in a fast-paced environment, in an administration role or similar who is:

* Familiar with a Booking System - either Warehouse Management Systems (WMS), bespoke packages (Shiplog, EDI, Transport etc) or Microsoft Packages (Excel, Word, Outlook)
* An excellent communicator, who is able to communicate to a diverse and multi-skilled supplier and customer base both verbally and over email and Zoom
* Of a strong analytical background and is able to understand data and accuracy
* Committed to the achievement and maintenance of quality and best practice
* Previous experience in a distribution centre, in particular an automated eCommerce, Retail and Wholesale environment with significant exposure to Inbound and Outbound Freight and Carrier would be advantageous

What's in it For You

We're in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That's why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we're the total package:

* A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do
* An inclusive international environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together
* Be part of an iconic lifestyle brand in a multi brand, multi countries organization
* Subsidised canteen and break out areas offering complimentary hot drinks
* Health Shield membership and access to numerous health and wellbeing initiatives including an on-site gym
* 28 days holiday rising to 34 with length of service and your birthday off
* Smart pension scheme - 8% employer contribution
* Free secure onsite parking and discounts with local public transport

Free to Be, Inclusion & Diversity

As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike.
If you like what you have read and want to join our team then we would like to hear from you!


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