Warehouse Assistant - Home & Fashion



Organisation
British Heart Foundation
Reference
12636
Sector
Retail
Location
Bristol
Salary Details
£9.62 per hour + benefits
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours per Week
14
Closing Date
27/06/2022
When it comes to retail, we are leaders in the sector. With donations from the public, we’re investing in ground-breaking research that will get us closer than ever to a world free from the fear of heart and circulatory diseases.

Job Description

Our Stockroom Assistants work collaboratively with the store team and volunteers to ensure the efficient running of the store and the warehouse. It is a fun, fast-paced environment where everyone works as a team. You will be responsible for handling and moving the deliveries of furniture and appliances that are coming into the store from the vans. You will ensure that all products meet the company’s quality standards. It's hard work, with lots of heavy lifting, but no two days are the same, and you'll find it really rewarding helping us fund life saving research.

You will work with the Stockroom Manager to ensure the shop floor is always well stocked, working in accordance with all safety regulations, promoting safety and wellbeing. You will be given lots of autonomy and will strive to continually build your knowledge of the BHF.

About you

You’ll have experience of working in the retail or service sector and will enjoy working in a fast- paced environment. Motivated by the knowledge your hard work will make a life-saving difference, you’ll be proactive, driven and customer focused. 

Why join the BHF?

By joining our dedicated teams, you will be part of helping to create the next big breakthrough, from heart transplants and pacemakers, to stents and clot busting drugs.

We invest heavily in the development of our teams because they’re the people behind our success in the sector. We value, nurture and reward our talent and a career with us will allow your entrepreneurial spirit to flourish. We also offer competitive salaries, sector leading benefits package and a culture that promotes a healthy work life balance with opportunities to progress in a welcoming and supportive working environment.

This position is for 14 hours ( 2 days per week) and may include weekends

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert early. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory basic DBS check. 
As part of our commitment to be an inclusive employer and ensure fairness and consistency in selecting the best candidate for this role, the BHF will use anonymous CV software as part of the application journey. 

To apply: Click the apply link to be transferred to our recruitment site where you can download the full job description and apply online. To help us to manage our advertising resources, please mention Ethical Jobseeker in your application

Company Description

We have over 700 stores all over the UK and serve over 30 million customers each year via our omni-channel offerings.  With donations from the public, we’re investing in ground-breaking research that will get us closer than ever to a world free from the fear of heart and circulatory diseases. We celebrate diversity and make inclusion part of what we do every day. Our aim is for all our colleagues and volunteers to bring their true self to work.