Warehouse Coordinator

Location: Field Based (Coventry, Oxford, Swindon), United Kingdom

West Midlands

Other information: FTC July 2018

Salary: Competitive

Reference #: 127071

Wolseley UK have an exciting opening for an experienced Warehouse Co-ordinator, to join the business on a Fixed Term Contract until 31st July 2018. 

A FTSE 100 organisation, Wolseley UK is the UK's leading distributor of plumbing and building materials and products, serving professionals in the construction industry through a number of trading brands.

The Role:

Reporting to, and supporting the Operational Change Manager, you will be accountable for the delivery of our transformation programme within a defined region, enabling the delivery of transformed Destination branches. Operational activity will include; finding and moving stock, cancelling down PO's, working on the trade counter, and visiting sites to review proposed new ranges with Managers, including rationale for new ranges.

This position requires travel to Swindon, Northampton, High Wycombe and Luton,  therefore flexibility and willingness to travel is essential.  

Key responsibilities:

  • Prioritise focus on branches needing support 
  • Review and agree items for cleanse with Manager
  • Co-ordinate cleanse activity in branch
  • Assist with picking & packing
  • Plan new range roll out with inventory and local teams
  • Ensure branch teams understand the benefits of the new range & maximise associated opportunities
  • Carry out branch surveys to understand space constraints and racking requirements to support range roll-out
  • Assist the branch teams with the implementation of the standardised location code schema, including system controls and physical label installation
  • Assist branch teams with the implementation of alternate shift patterns
  • Assist branch teams with their understanding of the range velocity and assist with locating stock in the most appropriate place, to ensure safe and efficient storage

      About you:

To be selected for a telephone interview, you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Excellent people development and management skills  
  • Relationship building skills – both with your team and with customers
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written
  • Warehouse or merchant experience


Wolseley UK also invests heavily in people through a company-wide training structure focused on developing core skills, and offers an award-winning pension and rewards package.

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