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Stores Manager

Job Description

Job Description

The Stores Manager will oversee the efficient receipt, storage and dispatch of a range of material, equipment and plant across the various main stores and compounds within the northern section of HS2. The role will also contribute to the development of the supply chain and its processes and will introduce and manage people, processes, equipment and systems in order to ensure goods are received and dispatched appropriately to meet internal stakeholder requirements

What you'll be doing

Assist in the selection/procurement and installation of a stores/stock control management system. Designing and setting out of stores buildings and compounds, ensuring safe, accessible and secure utilisation of space. Overseeing a team of inventory or warehouse employees and motivating, organising and encouraging teamwork within the workforce to ensure the highest stores standards are achieved. Responsibility for the management, maintenance and safe operation of all stores plant and equipment in accordance with health and safety requirements. Manage a core stock of materials against agreed stock levels and budgets. Liaise with BBV construction teams to ensure availability and supply of materials or plant. Liaise with BBV Procurement and Materials Controller regarding all orders, including call off of blanket order materials. Introduced processes to support the quality management system Evaluate deliveries, storage and any issues that may arise to improve inventory and stores management control. Interface with HS2 logistics and the Supply Chain with regards to deliveries.

Candidate Description

Experience in stores/materials management; including knowledge of the interface with the procurement system e.g. Oracle R12. Experience in implementing and managing stores systems. An innovative manager to deliver a professional stores management service. Knowledge of construction supply chain. Knowledge of stores, plant and equipment. Health, safety and environment experience relevant to stores buildings and operation. Management of remote teams.

Employer Description

Balfour Beatty VINCI is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging railway project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2™s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people in the area to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 through the West Midlands area and are looking for a wide range of experts to join the team and support this unique, ground breaking project.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

You could help us build that civil infrastructure:

42 viaducts totaling over 11km, 66 over-bridges; More than 35 cuttings reaching over 30km; 56 culverts and other under-bridges; 66 embankments reaching over 33km; Building four motorway crossings requiring box structures and six interfaces with the existing rail requiring both dive-under and over-bridge structures., Balfour Beatty Vinci is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures creating unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond. In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered a number of key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure. Our partnership - between two of the world's largest construction companies - creates unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.