Despatch Leader

The Cornwall Bakery

Mon - Thur 6pm-6am

Join the Samworth Brothers Family! 

Working for The Cornwall Bakery, part of the Samworth Brothers Group, a 4th generation family business, we offer competitive benefits to all our colleagues including:  

  • Enhanced Pension Scheme  
  • Private Health Scheme  
  • Employee Discount Scheme  
  • Annual Pay Review and Profit related pay  
  • Training and Progression opportunities  

The Opportunity
You will lead the Despatch Warehouse through the Despatch technicians using the appropriate processes and procedures. As the leader you will have responsibility for adhering to site procedures as well as health and safety rules and legistlation. You will be working with the QA team in the bakery to uphold high standards of quality. You will also have colleague management responsibilities in the team including holiday management and payroll confirmation of hours.

The Right Person

  • NVQ Level 3 or higher in Warehousing and stock control or equivalent would be desirable
  • Line Management experience is essential
  • Intermediate food hygiene
  • Literacy and numeracy to Level 2 standard
  • DMAIC experience would be an advantage
  • Computer literate

The Cornwall Bakery is part of the Samworth Brothers Group, a 4th generation family business that prides itself on looking after its people and producing high quality products. We are always looking for outstanding people, with great attitudes and an openness to learning to join our family. The size of our business enables us to support career development and progression that will help our people fulfil their potential.

Samworth Brothers do not engage with unlicensed gangmasters or third parties. Samworth Brothers will NEVER ask you for money in order to provide you with employment. If you are in any doubt, please contact an official Samworth Brothers representative 

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