Stores Supervisor

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Date: Sep 18, 2023

Location: Bradford, GB

Company: Bekaert NV


Be part of something bigger!


As the world and the way people live is changing, at Bekaert we believe it’s our responsibility to contribute to finding new solutions for the future. Our ambition is to be the leading partner for shaping the way we live and move. And to always do this the Bekaert Way – safe, smart, and sustainable.

With a heritage of more than 140 years, we continue to strengthen our core competencies that have made Bekaert a global market and technology leader in material science of steel wire transformation and coating technologies. Today, we also apply our expertise beyond steel to create new solutions with innovative materials and services for markets including new mobility, low-carbon construction, and green energy.

As a dynamic and growing company with over 27,000 employees worldwide, 75 nationalities, a retention rate above 90% and almost € 7 billion in combined revenue in 2022, we're looking for someone like you to join our team!


Why join us?

  • Personal Growth – Let us help you unlock your full potential
  • Pioneering – Join us to challenge the impossible
  • Creativity - Discover possibilities beyond steel
  • Purpose – Drive progress for our planet and people
  • Diversity – Together, we create change




About the role

Your Impact as Stored Supervisor

  • To manage the day to day stores operations run smoothly, and ensure 100% availability of all stocked materials
  • Provide a safe working environment, adhering to health and safety procedures
  • Plan, coordinate and monitor the receipt, storage and dispatch of Goods in, ensuring  procedures are adhered to and completed in a correct and timely manner
  • Ensure inventory is accurate and maintained via PPI counts/stock counts and keep accurate inventory of materials via SAP stock control system, safety stocks limits.
  • To manage a rolling stock check program (PPI counts), monitoring booking out procedures, escalation of issues and communicating reports
  • Adhoc order placement as and when required in order to keep the downtime as minimal as possible.
  • Working closely with Purchasing – pricing. Stock, supplier management.
  • Work to reduce obsolete and slow moving stock (KPI) to minimise inventory and working capital.
  • Departmental KPI’s to be monitored and driven throughout department and reported with purchasing.
  • Maintain MRP run – flush through based on usage, lead time, cost etc to work with the buyer and ensure stock is moving continuously.


About You

Essential skills & competencies

  • X Proven successful experience of working in a stores environment and a good knowledge of warehouse principles
  • Ability to sustain and develop team working
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team, utilising appropriate interpersonal styles
  • Good understanding of customer deliverables, impact of failure and associated costs
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong people and performance management skills
  • Computer literate
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Proactive attitude and mindset.
  • Organised and flexible with attention to detail
  • Demonstrate prioritization of workload and time management.


Will you dare to take the next step?


Join us to unlock your full potential AND have a true impact in pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

We're looking for individuals who are not afraid to take risks and explore new ideas. If you are passionate about personal growth and bringing your authentic self to work, we want you on our team!

At Bekaert, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


To learn more about us and our exciting career opportunities, visit Bekaert Careers

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