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Operations Assistant

Posted 26 January by Gloucester Industrial Ended
Operations Assistant
Full time: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
Salary: £18,000 to £21,000 a year

I am looking for an Operations Assistant to join the a exciting Extreme Sporting Goods company.

This is a great opportunity to become a part of, and progress in, a warm team within a company experiencing rapid growth with a view to becoming the market leaders in their sector.

Previous experience of a similar Operations based role is vital for this position or an invested interest within Extreme Sports and the products used.

Main Responsibilities of the Operations Assistant:
" Planning stock requirements and placing purchase orders with suppliers to deliver stock in time for season launches and other key dates throughout the year.
" Tracking and reporting on product sales to allow for accurate sales forecasting and product ordering.
" Liaising with freight forwarders for both imports and exports.
" Sourcing new products and suppliers and working with the graphics department to deliver all packaging and labelling required on time.
" Updating and adding product information and prices on the website.
" Working with the warehouse and logistics team to monitor stock levels and maintain product availability for our customers.
" Invoicing retailers and distributors through the companies accounts software, Xero, when an order is received
" Assist with any other operational duties that may arise on a day to day basis.

Skills and Experience:
" Great organisation skills
" Strong communicator
" Able to multi-task
" Good understanding of Microsoft office, especially Microsoft Excel
" Enthusiasm towards winter sports or motorcycling is a bonus
" Previous Operations experience

There is also the option to earn shares should targets be met.

To be considered for the Operations Assistant please send your CV to or call

Reference: 34335340

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