Warehouse Assistant

Organisation: National Galleries of Scotland

Salary: £22,845

Location: Edinburgh

Full-time, Fixed Term until 14th January 2024
Salary £22,845 per annum
Plus generous benefits package

About the role

Are you looking for a job with a difference where no two days are the same? We have an exciting opportunity within our warehouse department leading up to the busy Christmas period, to assist our team with stocking shelves, loading and unloading items, organising inventory, and maintaining a clean and safe work environment.

Working in a close-knit team, you’ll have the opportunity to get involved with administrative tasks within a busy warehouse. You must have a can-do attitude, be able to work on your own but also as part of a team and have excellent communication skills.

A reasonable level of fitness would also be required due to the nature of the position.

The difference you’ll make

In all that you do, you’ll support our dedicated warehouse team. Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

– Monitoring the security of stock, equipment, and property within the warehouse.

– Completing warehouse administration tasks when required.

– To receive, check, price and deliver stock orders and ensure stock is well maintained and securely stored.

– Awareness of Health & Safety issues in the workplace.

Who we are looking for

To succeed in this role, you’ll need the following range of knowledge, skills, and experience:

– Good interpersonal / communication skills. 

– A strong team player with the ability to build good working relationships with colleagues.

– Good numeracy skills, with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.  

– Able to work independently using own initiative showing a proactive, positive, and flexible approach to work.  

It would be great if you have:

– Experience of using administrative procedures relevant to a shop or warehouse environment would be useful but not required as training will be provided. 

– Some experience of manual handling.

The closing date for completed applications is 12 noon on Monday, 18 September 2023.

Please apply directly via our careers portal.

Application Deadline: Monday 18/09/2023