Storekeeper (Logistics & Stores)
Ref: SCOT-5088502401

Job description


Our Generation business ensures we have enough power to continue delivering the energy needed. We deliver competitive energy from across our generation portfolio of hydro and gas-fired generation, while minimising the environmental impact.

Shoreham power station is a 400 MW Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power station which was constructed during 1999 and began commercial operation in the summer of 2000. The station uses a Gas Turbine along with a Steam Turbine to power a 500MVA generator to provide a highly efficient form of thermal electricity generation. The station is located on the Sussex coast approximately four miles to the west of Brighton & Hove, on the edge of the South Downs National Park.

About the role

We currently have a vacancy for a Storekeeper at Shoreham CCCGT Power Station. The main purpose of the role is to control the stores, stock items, computerised stock control system, and enact the role of Delegated Purchaser for supply of goods and services between £4k and £50k, or as directed by corporate procurement.

The Storekeeper will manage and control consumable, non-stock items and CMMS stock (SAP), undertaking regular stock checks and ensuring records are maintained and minimum stock levels achieved at all times. The Storekeeper will also provide support to the UK Gas Region for stock management across all gas sites.

The post holder will also carry out other roles and duties towards the Safe and Effective Management of the Power Station including the Control of Lifting Equipment and Special Tools, and Use and Maintenance of Station Vehicles (forklift trucks). They will be responsible for the cleanliness and all H&S management (housekeeping) related to the storage areas on site and may undertake semi-skilled work activities as directed by Mechanical Team Leader.

About you

We will be looking for someone who has knowledge of stock control, stock taking, and stock reporting systems ideally gained through experience in the industrial stores section of a large generating plant (CCGT).

You should be self-motivated, focused on achieving results and keen to develop your skills with a flexible approach and fully computer literate. With your good communication and numeracy skills, the ideal candidate should be able to prioritise their own workload whilst being comfortable working both in a team and alone without supervision. 

Due to the nature of the role, we will be looking for someone who has procurement experience gained in a relevant environment and preferably those who have some knowledge of EU Procurement with CIPS qualification of module one (contract law) and module two (negotiation).

As a result you should have knowledge of industry standard procurement processes and best practice, and a sound commercial background covering procurement and contractual processes. You should also be familiar with the SRM (Supplier Relationship Management) software application for the purposes of tendering.

This is a permanent, full-time position based in Shoreham (BN41 1WF) with a minimum starting salary from £22800 per annum (and up to 10% bonus), depending on experience and qualifications, plus other company benefits including Stakeholder Pension plan, training and development, generous annual leave and flexible benefits of your choice.
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