Samantha Lewis
Dayjob Ltd
120 Vyse Street
Birmingham B18 6NF
T: 0121 638 0026
M: 0121 638 0026
E: samantha.l@dayjob.com

PERSONAL SUMMARY

A multi-skilled, hardworking and efficient warehouse assistant with a proven track record of ensuring the smooth functioning and running of all warehouse concerning activities. Able to follow standard operating procedures and work in a methodical and tidy manner. Possessing a comprehensive understanding of material / stock management techniques and inventory control methods and procedures. Now looking for a suitable position with a company which offers genuine room for progression and where I can make a significant contribution.

CAREER HISTORY

Distribution Company
WAREHOUSE ASSISTANT     –    May 2008 – Present
Working as part of a team in a busy distribution centre, under the guidance and supervision of a warehouse manager or supervisor. Involved in moving stock around manually and carrying out all orders effectively.

Duties:

  • Receiving, moving, checking and storing incoming goods.
  • Checking and inspecting goods received and ensuring they are of accurate quantity, type, and also acceptable quality.
  • Packaging and labelling products before they are dispatched.
  • Helping to ship out over 500 lines every day.
  • Picking and packing products.
  • Selecting space for storage and arranging for good to be placed in the designated areas.
  • Making sure that all inventory processes are completed on the same day.
  • Loading and unloading lorries, vans and other vehicles.
  • Maintaining and servicing warehouse tool, machinery and trucks.
  • Labelling goods that have arrived at the warehouse.
  • Operating a forklift, boom truck and front-end loader.
  • Welcoming and helping clients who visit the branch.
  • Contacting transport companies and coordinating dispatch and delivery with them.
  • Preparing deliveries for the van drivers.
  • Moving and organising stock.
  • Supervising the work of junior staff.
  • Ensuring a clean and safe workhouse for staff to work in.
  • Storing stock away safely.
  • Removing hazardous products from the warehouse.
  • Occasionally selling goods over the trade counter.
  • Signing off and replenishing stock.
  • Using Mechanical Handling Equipment i.e. fork lift trucks  to move goods around.
  • Monitoring stock levels.
  • Moving items through the warehouse from receipt to despatch to customers.
  • Occasionally delivering stock to shops and retail outlets.
  • Accurately updating all data into computer and manual recording systems.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Competencies:

  • Knowledge of supply chain management and related fields.
  • Holding an FLT licence.
  • Have excellent numeracy, literacy and organisational skills.
  • Delivering excellent customer service to clients who visit the warehouse.
  • Physically fit and able to lift and move heavy packages and objects.
  • Ability to follow processes and procedure accurately.
  • Can use a RF gun.
  • Experience of Excel and other specialist stock tracking software.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • A comprehensive understanding of safety procedures.
  • Minimising stock loss.
  • Meeting tight deadlines.

Personal:

  • A good team player.
  • Willing to work overtime at short notice.
  • Able to work shifts.
  • Have a meticulous and efficient work ethic.
  •  Attention to detail.

KEY COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS

Administrative duties
Stock management
Delivery of products
Stock taking
Shipping and receiving practices.

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Evesham North University           2005 – 2008
BA (Hons)     Trade Administration

Coventry North College               2003 – 2005
A levels:     Maths (C)   English (C)   Physics (B)

REFERENCES – Available on request.

 

 

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