Temporary Warehouse and Administrative Jobs at WHSmith

Welcome to the C&D webpage for workers looking for temporary office and warehouse jobs at WHSmith in Birmingham, Dunstable, and Swindon as well as jobs at Funky Pigeon in Guernsey.
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If you are looking for temporary work in a warehouse or distribution centre, our client, WHSmith has ongoing warehouse operative jobs and seasonal administration, customer service and general office jobs.
The most common vacancies are for Order Pickers and offer our temporary workers a physically active environment where you can earn bonuses for consistently hitting targets.  If you are interested in working as a warehouse operative all you need is to be able to speak and understand English.  As long as you are reliable and prepared to work hard, you can be sure that there will be plenty of work.
  • Access to top jobs:  C&D recruit temporary workers for some of the UK's top employers and by registering with C&D, you gain access to jobs at these employers.
  • Accurate payslips:  C&D's in-house payroll team provide all our workers with on-time, accurate pay.
  • Company benefits:  Yes, even as a temporary worker you get free access to company benefits with C&D.

Swindon - Temp of the Month - Fran Pungitore

A huge congratulations to Fran Pungitore for receiving our Temp of the Month: Extra Mile Award presented by Debra Dunham – Senior Specialist Recruiter!

Fran has been nominated for doing such an amazing job of training all the new recruits.She’s been very supportive and her KPI’s have also been excellent and consistent. She has settled in well and is a solid member of the team at WHSmith and undoubtably has a bright future with the company.

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C&D Group Pride Award Winners for Enthusiasm for 2018

Chris Hornbuckle, Industrial Manager, presents the C&D Group PRIDE Award for Enthusiasm to Adrian Pathiranage and Ionel Popescu.
The dictionary definition of the word enthusiasm is "intense and eager enjoyment, interest, or approval and Adrian and Ionel certainly embrace all that they do with huge energy and drive.  Seeing the good in everyone, the opportunity in everything and genuinely believing in, and giving their all to the C&D goal.  Their commitment to providing enthusiastic and committed service to WHS in Dunstable is recognised with this award.
“Very good service, it was good to receive the phone call in the morning so shortly after applying for the postilion, and be invited to the agency the same day” Russell – Swindon
“The service I have received has been excellent. Everything relevant has been explained and the customer service has been superb.”  Lewis D. – Swindon
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Guernsey -  Funky Pigeon
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C&D has enjoyed a highly successful preferred supplier relationship with WHSmith since 2000 when they were awarded a national tender to provide warehouse workers and forklift drivers.
Since 2000 the partnership between C&D and WHSmith has grown to include commercial and permanent job vacancies as well as extending to WHSmith's Birmingham and Dunstable Distribution Centres and then the Funky Pigeon operation, based in Guernsey.
 C&D Group's attention to the recruitment process service levels has ensured that over the years, and despite increasingly competitive bids from other providers, the WHSmith contract has remained with C&D.
From recruiters onsite to the Payroll and Senior Leadership Team, C&D provide unparalleled support through product innovation, superior market knowledge, outstanding candidate experience, marketing expertise and an impeccable track record that spans two decades.

Tom Duffin joins WHSmith Dunstable Distribution Centre

WHSmith are delighted to announce that Tom Duffin has joined the business, to take up the role of Dunstable Distribution Centre Manager from Monday 29th October, reporting into Neil Firth, Group Logistics Director.  Tom joins WHSmith from Asda, his previous role being Operations Manager in one of the largest sites in the Asda network.  He brings with him a wealth of service and cost management experience that Neil is sure Tom can quickly adapt to WHSmith.


Recruitment Process Outsourcing

Employers are increasingly trying to reduce costs while employing dependable and skilled staff and this is completely understandable.  While cutting costs is a major goal, the calibre of employee placements needs to remain of the best.  The C&D Industrial Recruitment Team is experienced in providing focused recruitment processes that deliver top logistical and warehousing staff for any contract length.  20 years’ recruitment agency experience in Swindon, Birmingham, Dunstable/Luton and London has equipped C&D with, an excellent reputation for delivering and placing outstanding temporary, fixed-term contract and permanent staff.
Two decades of successful recruitment practice has allowed C&D to build an extensive database of reliable and experienced candidates for every kind of logistics and warehousing role.   Clients outsource their logistics and warehousing recruitment needs to C&D to leverage our local market awareness and access to these candidates.
Our recruitment consultants make use of cutting-edge talent management systems and are supported by a dedicated business support staff and an in-house marketing team who promote employer branding and drive up vacancy visibility.
C&D is a gold standard accredited member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) as well as GLA certified and can recruit to the most rigorous of compliance requirements.  If you have recruitment requirements that you would like to discuss with us, we would be happy to come and see you.