Stores Team Leader

We are currently recruiting for a Team Leader in the Stores at Billingham. This role will manage in a supervisory capacity the day-to-day transactional requirements and stores operations to ensure the successful implementation of a robust stores process at CF UK in order to meet the business, safety, environmental and operational objectives in a controlled and safe manner.

This role is ideal for someone with experience using a modern inventory management system, strong people skills and experience managing and motivating a team.

Business Area
Procurement and Stores
Full Time
LinkedIn job title
Stores Team Leader

In this role you will be accountable for...

  • Ensuring workplace health and safety requirements are co-ordinated and adhered to in line with CF UK Stores SHE plan and procedures.
  • Co-ordination of stores daily operations, including, receipt, handling, issue, storage, counter service, dispute resolution and despatch of goods.
  • Providing subject matter expertise to development of stores operations and systems
  • Ensuring audits are maintained including, delivery points, plant, security and safety of equipment, cycle counting and personnel.
  • Validating stock holding data and equipment condition implementing ongoing processes to manage inventory and deal with obsolescence.
  • Taking responsibility for security of data and stock integrity.
  • Managing, organising, training, motivating and assisting in the development of site Inventory Control Team to ensure consistent application of standards, systems and processes to deliver service requirements.
  • Developing and nurturing a culture of Continuous Improvement within Inventory both within the Inventory Control function and across stakeholders.
  • Ensuring the Inventory Control function is seen as a valued business partner to Manufacturing and Engineering functions.

The skills, qualifications and experience you will have...

  • Understanding of modern inventory management systems, processes and procedures
  • Familiar with computerised inventory management systems
  • IT literate working knowledge of Oracle desirable
  • Good team working skills
  • Proven experience of strong communication skills
  • Experience of managing and motivating a team

Please advise the Recruitment team should you require any reasonable adjustments to take part in the recruitment process, so that we can remove any barriers during the process.


Company information

CF Fertilisers UK Ltd is a global leader in fertiliser manufacturer and a major supplier of process chemicals and utilities in the UK. As well as CF being the UK's leading supplier of Nitrogen products to selected industrial markets and applications, it is also committed to British agriculture, making investment in production capacity and Advice & Services fundamental to the company's success.

We look after our people. You’ll look after our plant. Together our CF knowledge will grow our business and achieve our clear vision for the future.