Stores Manager

Posting Date: 19 November 2020

Location: Walsall, West Midlands, GB, WS2 8LD

Company: Babcock

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Stores Manager

About the role

Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit a Stores Manager.


The main purpose of role is to ensure the smooth running of the stores department, responsible for stock control and the timely despatch of parts to meet the demands of production.


• Oversee the day to day functions of the stores, ensuring all tasks and activities assigned are completed within the allocated time frames.
• Obtaining parts just in time for schedules, ensuring availability is maintained at all times. Procurement of parts ensuring best value for money.
• Reactive to parts procurement to reduce down time on fleet, ensuring the items are available to meet KPIs.
• Producing reports from stock files / defect management system and maintaining accuracy of reports presented to line management.
• Matching of sales invoices, ensuring accuracy, processing supplier delivery notes in line with schedules and allocated work streams

What do I need to do the role?

You’ll need experience of Stores or Warehousing management and experience of working in an automotive / engineering environment is desirable.


Would also like you to have experience in all or some of the following:
• Proven People Management Skills (essential)
• Educated to G.C.S.E. standard or equivalent
• Ability to develop and maintain good customer and supplier relationships.
• High level of competence in Microsoft suite.
• Ability to act as a credible representative of the company to external parties.

What else do I need to know?
• The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.
• Please follow the link to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants:

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance
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If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing date: 03/12/2020



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