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Retail Driver - Preston

  • Location

    Preston

  • Sector:

    Retail Operations

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Up to £8.95 per hour + + driver enhancements

  • Contact email:

    applications@retailassetsolutions.com

  • Job ref:

    LV-12/10-RD-Preston_1634066894

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-11

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    Retail Asset Solutions

Retail Driver

Salary: £8.95 per hour (Fixed Term Contract - 30 hours per week)

Location: Preston

The Company

  • We are a leading provider of Retail stocktaking, merchandising and supply chain management services.
  • With over 3500 employees throughout the UK, we provide a hardworking and rewarding workplace with many progression opportunities.

The Role

  • We are looking for Retail Team Driver to add to our already successful team.
  • This role will require you to oversee the transportation of a small team of stock counters to and from each shift within your region
  • Work will be carried out on different Retail customer sites / stores and travel will vary on a shift-by-shift basis.
  • You will be required to work any 5 days out of 7 with variable shifts. Whilst contracted to 30 hours per week, there will be the opportunity to work further hours and earn more each week.
  • You must follow the correct processes when notifying your count team of the pick-up points and timings for each shift
  • Escalating any issues with the vehicle in a timely and efficient manner
  • Completing a team attendance sheet, detailing the stock counters expected on the bus, who attended and the arrival time of the bus on site.
  • Whilst on site you will be responsible for ensuring stock is counted quickly and accurately using a handheld scanner.
  • Being able to stand for prolonged periods of time is needed for the role and access equipment may have to be used on occasion to reach high stock

Key Skills/ Experience Required

  • This role will involve working unsociable hours, working early mornings or night shifts.
  • To drive a minibus, you must have held a licence for 2 years and be aged 21 or over
  • You must have a 'can do' attitude and be able to work long shifts where required on large counts.
  • With our innovative business, the technology changes and therefore being a quick learner is a key skill required.
  • Any experience of handling stock is an advantage but not a necessity.

The Package/ Benefits

  • Contractual hours of work are 30 hours per week
  • Overtime paid for any additional hours worked
  • Eligibility for quarterly Bonus (criteria applies)
  • Vehicle provided (8-Seater Minibus)
  • Driving time paid
  • Expenses paid
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Generous Holiday Pay
  • Pension Contribution

Retail & Asset Solutions are hiring NOW with immediate starts available.

If you think you are suitable for this position and you want to find out more, please apply today!