CENTRE PARK ROAD, CORK - WHOLESALE WAREHOUSE CO-ORDINATOR

Permanent, full-time position.

We are currently recruiting for an energetic, friendly and enthusiastic Wholesale Warehouse Co-ordinator to join our team in our Centre Park Road store, in Cork.  

At Pat McDonnell Paints, we pride ourselves on our expertise and on delivering amazing customer experiences to all our customers.  Our teams provide enthusiastic, professional and best-in-class service to our customers while providing the very best technical product knowledge in the industry. 

We are currently recruiting for a Wholesale Warehouse Co-ordinator to join the team in our Centre Park Road branch, in Cork.

 

The Purpose of the Role is: 

To coordinate the Warehouse function in Centrepoint in conjunction with the Branch Manager and others, to deliver best-in-class service to our stores and customers. The warehouse is responsible for nationwide deliveries and on-site collections to & from our own branches and other customers.

If you are enthusiastic, highly motivated, hardworking, capable of working on your own initiative and have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service then this will be the ideal opportunity for you.

Reporting to the Branch Manager, the Warehouse Co-ordinator will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the warehouse.  This will include:

  • regular sales contacts with sales reps & external customers
  • the organisation of internal stock transfers
  • the organisation of the warehouse team
  • responsibility for stock control
  • liaising with Buyer Planner and others where necessary

 

Duties:

  • Coordinating all warehouse operations to achieve maximum productivity without compromising product integrity and Health and Safety.
  • Planning, coordinating and monitoring the receipt and dispatch of goods.
  • Liaising with customers, suppliers and transport companies.
  • Maintaining up-to-date stock control systems and ensuring inventories are accurate.
  • Maintaining standards of health and safety, hygiene and security in the work environment.
  • Overseeing the planned maintenance of vehicles and equipment and ensuring that all relevant checks are made, and when problems arise, contact the relevant contractors to resolve the issue.
  • Planning future capacity requirements.
  • Be conversant with and operate at all times within the current Health and Safety legislation including local procedures.
  • Take ownership of customer complaints (from both internal and external customers) and ensure that they are resolved satisfactorily.  Ensure comprehensive follow-up on corrective actions.
  • Ensure the highest quality standards are met and continuously improved upon.
  • Maintain strict security control at all times and ensure that all related policies are enforced.
  • Assist in supervising all stock management aspects and ensuring all related company policies and procedures are implemented and maintained.
  • Coordinate the product flow from goods inwards receipt through to customer delivery including inter-branch transfers.

 

Education/Skills/Competences: 

  • 3-5 years of warehouse experience, preferably in a wholesale retail environment, is essential.
  • Proven IT skills – Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook essential, with a strong ability to manage stock control systems.
  • Proven ability to coordinate a variety of tasks within a fast-moving working environment that is customer focused.
  • Proven experience in driving continuous improvement.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and with individuals at all levels.

 

Applicants should hold EU citizenship or be permitted to work full-time and be fluent in English.

To be considered for an interview, applicants should email their CV and Cover Letter outlining how they meet the criteria of the role to: recruitment@mcdonnellpaints.ie