Porter, Wine Department - Park Royal

Closing date: 1 May 2013
London, Park Royal

A position has become available for a Porter based in our Wine Storage facility at Park Royal.

Your responsibilities will consist of, but not be limited to; maintaining efficient and accurate stock control of incoming and outgoing consignments and transfers, with the help of A3. You will keep comprehensive paper records and filing up to date. Use Bonhams procedures to ensure secure and accurate stock control is maintained. Ensure the wine warehouse is clean, tidy and properly organised at all times.

As part of the role you will help with the preparation of the sale lots and assisting with the catalogue and website photography. This role will involve working with other members of the department, specifically with our administrator on post sale shipping and client service. You will also help the specialists with off site collections/packing and with any assistance which may be required at the warehouse.

You will need to work quickly and efficiently under very tight deadlines when organising collections and deliveries, & dealing directly with clients and carriers.
You will also need to be able to demonstrate problem solving ability and be able to work both on your own initiative and alongside the wine department team.

This physical and fast paced role will require a proactive and disciplined approach and the ability to prioritise a heavy workload. You will maintain high standards of presentation and professionalism at all times, being courteous and discreet when dealing with both vendors and buyers.

You will be punctual, organised and have good time management skills. You will also possess excellent interpersonal skills both written and oral. In addition you will be computer literate with knowledge of MS Office and Outlook. Experience of logistics would be an advantage.

Please send a full CV and covering letter to the personnel department at 101 New Bond Street, London W1S 1SR or via email Recruitment by 1st May 2013.

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