Website Manna Christian Stores

While we may be one of New Zealand’s oldest charities, at Bible Society New Zealand Group we believe the best is yet to come!  As the premier supplier of Bibles and Christian resources in New Zealand through our Mission programs, Manna Christian Stores, and partnerships with our faithful donors, we support Bible mission in New Zealand and around the world.

 

At BSNZ Group, we are dedicated to making the Bible accessible and impactful in people’s lives.  We are inspired by the Gospel and united by purpose. Our values of excellence, integrity, and valuing each other guide everything we do.

 

We are looking for a dedicated and driven Stock Controller to join our team.  As a Stock Controller at BSNZ Group, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the efficient management of our inventory to support our mission. Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will lead the warehousing and distribution functions, ensuring timely and accurate importing, receipting, storing, and distribution of goods for selling and granting purposes. Additionally, you will oversee the safety of warehouse operations and manage relationships with freight and courier service providers.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Leading and managing warehouse and distribution operations, ensuring efficiency and adherence to best practices
  • Coordinating shipment of inwards goods and tracking stock-in-transit to ensure timely receipt
  • Overseeing the receipting of inwards goods, overseeing processes to ensure accuracy and efficiency
  • Leading inventory management, including SKU location processes and minimising stock damage
  • Supervising picking, packing, and dispatch of orders, maintaining high levels of accuracy and efficiency
  • Supporting stock costing and evaluations, ensuring compliance with policies
  • Managing warehousing and inventory information systems, recommending improvements and coordinating training for users
  • Leading, managing, and developing reporting personnel, ensuring a cohesive and high-performing team
  • Health and safety management initiatives
  • Developing and implementing safety protocols and practices to maintain a secure work environment

 

To be right for the role, you should:

  • Be hands-on and willing to roll up your sleeves to get the job done
  • Possess an on-road forklift license or be able/willing to obtain one
  • Hold a supply chain management certificate (desirable)
  • Be proficient in inventory management principles and warehouse operations
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge of health and safety practices in a warehouse environment
  • Be familiar with inventory and order fulfillment systems
  • Have the ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and relationship management skills
  • Be able to manage and prioritise deadlines and solve problems in a timely manner
  • Be able to identify process improvements
  • Support BSNZ’s mission, vision, and values
  • Have a heart for mission and embrace the organisation’s special Christian character

 

What is in it for you:

  • A busy and exciting role with plenty of variety
  • A dynamic work environment where your skills and expertise contribute directly to the organisation’s success
  • Working alongside an enthusiastic team dedicated to positive change
  • Ongoing professional development
  • By joining our team, you become an integral part of our mission to make a positive impact on lives
  • You will contribute to the sustainability and strategic growth of an organisation that has been changing lives for good for 177 years!
  • Free parking!

 

This is a full-time (40 hours per week) salaried position based in Wiri, Auckland.

 

BSNZ Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

 

If you are passionate about our mission, and possess the required skills and attributes, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Email Jeanine at biblesociety.people@biblesociety.org.nz to request an application form and a copy of the position description.

 

PLEASE NOTE:  Consideration will only be given to applicants who currently reside in New Zealand and who are legally entitled to work in New Zealand.  As we are not an accredited employer, we are unable to support/sponsor applicants to apply for any form of work visa.

To apply for this job email your details to manna.people@manna.co.nz.