We’re hiring! Goods In Operative

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the JJ Fox Trading Warehouse team as a Goods In Operative. If you have experience working within a Warehouse environment in a similar role, we would love for you to get in touch!  

 Purpose of the Role:

The primary purpose of this position is to plan the arrival & accurately receive the incoming goods, put them away in the correct locations, make them available at all times in the pick locations, ensure stock rotation and avoid wastage/write off.  The incumbent is to be physically fit, have strong customer service and team playing skills with an eye for detail and be available for shift work where required.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Discharge the incoming stock from the carriers’ vehicles by the use of forklifts and reach trucks
  • Confirm goods received against supplier delivery documentation, check all is in good order and report any discrepancies to purchasing Department
  • Scan in goods received, complete the goods in process in the ERP system and pass the paperwork to purchase ledger team
  • Put away stock to correct pick or storage locations and replenish stock from storage to picking areas
  • Manage stock rotation and accurate expiry dates to ensure FIFO and eliminate avoidable wastage
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment, report any potential hazards or forklift faults to Management in line with Health & Safety guidelines.
  • Perform various other duties as required


Experience/Skills Required:


  • Clean driving licence
  • Basic knowledge of Office 365 (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Fork lift licence

An Advantage:

  • Reach truck licence

Experience with scanning programs


Hours of Work

Normal working hours are 37.5 per week over five days and you may be required, on occasion, to work overtime to meet business needs.


  • Training will be given on the machines, and you will gain a basic food safety certification
  • A uniform is provided
  • 20 days’ vacation
  • Pension
  • Subscription to Dental and Health care at preferential rates


How to Apply 

Please email your CV to: hr@foxtrading.co.uk .

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