Intake Manager

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Position: Full Time Location: Irlam
Posted: 11-04-21 Job Type: Permanent

Job Description:

If you are an experienced Intake Manager, with excellent organisational and communication skills, we want to hear from you.

Here at Birtwistle’s’ we pride ourselves on being a people focussed business. Our goal is to support our team in achieving their career goals. We do this by providing a working environment that offers opportunity, support, scope and pace of change. Our culture is the foundation of our business and is reflect in our Mission, Vison and Values statements.

This role reports into the General Manager and the main purpose of the role is to ensure the effective running of the goods inwards department and stock management. Working closely with the wider purchasing, technical & management team this role is key to delivering stock and managing the transit of stock throughout the business.

Core working hours; Monday to Friday 07.00 – 16.00 Sat 07.00 – 12.00, however, the role will demand a flexible approach to deliver the needs of the business

We require someone with a friendly personality with the ability to be able to develop good working relationships across the business and develop their team. 

Main Responsibilities of the role include;

  • The day-to-day management of the intake team.
  • Ensuring Intake traceability systems are managed & controlled.
  • Timely receipt of all goods/deliveries & controlling the intake schedule.
  • QA/QC of all deliveries ensuring the quality/weight is to agreed orders & specifications.
  • Stock rotation & stock management of all goods.

Intakes | FLT | Poultry | Management | Stock | Inwards | QA | QC | Inventory | SLAs | Leadership | People Management | Warehouse | Communication


Discounted Staff Sales / Free Car Parking

Essential Skills:

  • Good communication skills and the ability to develop good working relationship with managers in other areas of the business, to deliver the common goals of the business in terms of profitability and provision of agreed service levels to customers.
  • Willingness to embrace change and the ability to work to tight deadlines.

Desired Skills

A background in fresh chilled meat/poultry is preferable but not essential together with a current FLT license (both Reach and Counterbalance). Full hygiene training will be given.

About Company:

Birtwistle’s started life as a family butcher over 100 years ago. Since then, the business has changed dramatically and none more so than in recent years.

In 2003 MJ Birtwistle & Co Ltd was established and marked the start of a new era in our history. Since then, growth has been dramatic, with the business expanding from one site at Worsley to 8 sites across the UK.

We’re always looking for great people to come and work with us. If you’ve got the right passion, drive and will to succeed then we’ll nurture it and give you the opportunities to forge a successful career at Birtwistle’s.