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Supply Chain Assistant


Gloucester, GB, GL20 8LZ

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:                   Supply Chain Assistant
Location:                   Ashchurch, Gloucestershire
Compensation:         £23,141.00 + Benefits

Role Type:                Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:                    SF55099


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Supply Chain Assistant at our Ashchurch site.


The role

As a Supply Chain Assistant, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You’ll be responsible for the management of material requirements and the associated accounting requirements within the defence equipment contract.


Day to day, you’ll maintain stock level accuracy within the warehouse, provide support and assistance to the wider supply chain team, identify areas of weakness in the control of the material and verify the accuracy of inventory and store locations records by completing stocktakes.


  • Ensure all operations are conducted safely and any H&S concerns or suggested improvements are highlighted
  • Comply with Risk Assessments and Process Guides
  • Action the receipt of consignments within the Goods Inward Department ensuring all consignments are checked and any discrepancies with quantity or quality are highlighted. 
  • Ensure that the warehouse is maintained to a high standard   
  • Once formally trained, carry out appropriate accounting requirements using the appropriate IT system 


This is a full time role based on site in Ashchurch.

Essential experience of the Supply Chain Assistant:

  • We primarily require personnel with good IT skills so they can use our various systems associated with Material Accounting
  • Management of the Joint Deployed Inventory (MJDI) experience
  • Good IT skills, including Microsoft packages
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Efficiently work towards deadlines and multitask

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance level for this role.


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.   


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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