temporary warehouse/van assistant

The Company

43 Charity Shops; 26 years in Charity Retailing and over 26 years helping disadvantaged children and young people in Romania with all that we do! You will join a vibrant busy charity retail environment where no two days are the same and the local community is at the heart of everything that we do. We are recruiting for a full-time Temporary Warehouse/Van Assistant to join our Fara Warehouse’s vibrant team of employees as soon as possible.

Working Times

  • Location: FARA Warehouse, London, TW4 6BU
  • Working Hours: 8:00 – 16:00
  • 8 hour shift/ 30min break
  • 5 days per week rota (Monday – Friday, occasional weekends)

The Role

The Warehouse/Van Assistant main duty is to support the Warehouse Manager and team in the effective running of the Warehouse and when required to assist Warehouse Driver in the delivery and collection of stock to and from Fara shops.

As Warehouse/Van Assistant your duties will include:
  • Assisting in warehouse organization and storage
  • As Warehouse/Van Assistant your duties will include:
  • Assisting in regular stock turnover and stock rotation
  • Assisting in the movement of stock between Fara Warehouse and Shops
  • Assisting with vans loading and unloading
  • Assisting with rubbish collections and disposals
  • Ad hoc warehouse office duties
  • Manual Handling
  • Maintaining a clean, tidy and safe working environment
  • Working as a part of the team
  • Following the Company’s Policies and Procedures

The Candidate

  • Strong and Energetic
  • Hard working
  • Positive Can-Do Attitude
  • Good Team Player
  • Organized and Efficient
  • Good Customer Service Skills
  • Great Communication Skills
  • No experience in a warehouse needed but would be a bonus
  • Driving license cat B
  • Ability to drive 3.5t vehicle would be an advantage

What We Offer

  • Internal policies and procedures training and support throughout your employment
  • £17,100 annual salary, reviewed yearly
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank and public holidays
  • 50% staff discount on the majority of goods in the shop you are visiting
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Pension contribution

FARA Charity Shops supporting the work of FARA Charity transforming the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people in Romania. FARA Enterprises Limited is wholly owned by the FARA Foundation. Registered Charity No. 1139349