Delivery Driver & Warehouse Assistant (Applications Now Closed)

Posted: February 25th 2020 Closing Date: March 16th 2020 Salary: £19,201 per annum (35 hours per week) - London Living Wage

The Five Points Brewing Company is looking for a reliable, hard-working and dedicated Delivery Driver & Warehouse Assistant to  join the logistics & warehousing department of one of the UK’s fastest growing craft breweries. The role will be varied and fast-paced, with scope for learning new skills and progression within the company. This is a full time position, initially on a 12-month fixed term contract, with a view to a longer term position.

The Company:

The Five Points Brewing Company is an independent brewery based in Hackney, East London. Now selling over 3 million pints annually and exporting internationally, we employ over 35 staff across our brewery, warehouse and office teams. We are a London Living Wage employer, committed to our staff welfare, training and progression, and a key player in the UK craft beer industry.

Reports to: 

Logistics Manager

Responsibilities:

Drive our fleet of delivery vans and trucks, delivering our beer in an efficient and responsible manner

Provide excellent customer service to all accounts, being a responsible brand ambassador 

Adhering to company delivery processes, including picking stock systems and careful delivery note counter-signing 

Collection of and responsibility for any payments received in cash, where necessary 

Transfer of stock between Five Points locations, sister venues and related events 

Adhering to company van maintenance & housekeeping routines, making sure that our fleet is presented to the highest standard 

Adherence to company fleet H&S requirements, including daily inspection of fleet, careful reporting of defects and excellent associated record-keeping 

Ensure vans are clean and tidy inside and out. 

Carry out warehousing duties under the direction of the Warehouse Manager and Logistics Manager 

Adhere to warehousing processes inc. stock control, stock rotation & record-keeping 

Adhere to Company Goods Receipt processes, make sure goods are properly received, dispatched, stored and record-kept 

Assist in packaging or repackaging tasks 

Maintain highest standards of warehouse order, safety and cleanliness 

Person Specification:

Hands-on, reliable and hardworking

Able to show initiative, be flexible and work independently

Able to comfortably move and lift kegs & casks

Enthusiastic and personable, ideally with some interest in craft beer

Keen for the opportunity to work within an exciting and growing craft brewery

Requirements:

Full current UK driving licence essential 

No more than 6 points 

Knowledge of traffic laws and highway code 

Excellent numerical and customer relation skills

Right to live and work in the UK.

Ability to speak , read and write English language essential 

Salary & Benefits (including training)

London Living Wage (35 hours per week)

Recognised training to increase your driving and logistics skills will be funded by the company where appropriate 

Company pension scheme

Community and charity day leave

Annual leave enhancements including additional day annual leave on your birthday and extra annual leave for every calendar year worked

Discounts in sister businesses and venues

Free beer!

Please send a covering email or letter explaining how you match the criteria for this role and why you think you would be the perfect fit to jobs@fivepointsbrewing.co.uk. Please mark the subject “Delivery Driver & Warehouse Assistant ”. Please also attach an up to date CV. 

Closing date 16.03.20  Interviews with suitable qualified candidates may be held in advance of this date. The Five Points Brewing Company is an accredited London Living Wage employer, and an equal opportunity employer