Vacancy Details

Warehouse Supervisor - Avonmouth | Avonmouth | South West

Company Background - Euro Car Parts

Euro Car Parts an LKQ company is the largest automotive aftermarket specialist in the UK, with circa 9,500 employees and 0ver 200 branches nationwide. The business is on track to achieve another record year in terms of, sales and investment into infrastructure, with annualised sales now exceeding £900 million. Euro Car Parts is one of the UKs biggest entrepreneurial success stories of recent times.   


Euro Car Parts distributes parts for all makes of cars, including Korean and Japanese programmes and light commercial vehicles. They have over 140,000 different stocked part numbers, significantly exceeding its competitors and this number is constantly growing. 


To maintain a consistent supply of original quality parts the organisations buyers and product managers operate their own sourcing and shipping operations, with direct supply agreements with the factories producing many of the world's best brands

Key Facts

o   Customers are Trade, National and Retail (online and instore).

o   82,000 deliveries per day

o   c. 200 Branches

o   16 Regional Distribution Centres

o   3 National Distribution Centres

o   140,000 parts in stock

o   5.250,000 square foot of warehousing

o   9,500 people in the UK

o   Partner with DHL on European Distribution


Key Financials

2014: £716M turnover, £63M pre-tax profit, 8.85% pre-tax profit margin

2013: £587M turnover, £63M pre-tax profit, 10.76% pre-tax profit margin

2012: £438M turnover, £41M pre-tax profit, 9.44% pre-tax profit margin

2011: £340M turnover, £31M pre-tax profit, 9.24% pre-tax profit margin

2010: £271M turnover, £15M pre-tax profit, 5.82% pre-tax profit margin

Experience / Duties:

The Opportunity

o   To manage a team of General Assistants to achieve the following

o   To achieve and maintain the company’s expectation on stock accuracy

o   To accurately check all incoming stock for shortages and damage.

o   To ensure all stock is located in the correct place and any parts without a bin location are put away and a location added to Kerridge

o   To respond to any request from branch operations within the specified time.

o   To ensure all stock is handled in a way as to minimise the risk of damage while in stock or during delivery.

o   To accurately pick customers’ orders and make regular checks to ensure only invoiced goods leave the building.

o   To ensure all returns entering the branch are checked taking care to make sure that the part returned reflects what is on the collection note and that all goods are in an as new condition. Exceptions to this are old core, warranty and damaged.

o   To ensure that any items returned wrong to part number are identified, re numbered and that the stock on Kerridge is amended to show the true figure.

o   To ensure all General Assistant are capable of assisting the Customer Service Supervisor in serving customer on the Front Counter

o   You will have previous experience of working within a supervisory position within a warehouse that deals with high volume product line.

Work Hours:

Work Hours:

50.33 hours per week Monday to Friday from 8am – 6pm & alternate Saturdays from 8am - 4pm

More Information:

Please apply directly to: melanie.kilburn@eurocarparts.com