Warehouse & Transport Shift Managers

Location
Exeter
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP31000 per annum +
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
03 Sep 2017
Ref
13831693/001
Contact
Peter Robson
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Opportunities for Warehouse & Transport Shift Managers within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain (Parcels)

Client Details

Our client, based in Exeter, is a national player within the parcel collection and delivery industry. As a direct result of their success and ever increasing volumes they are looking for experienced Warehouse & Transport Shift Managers to join their professional team.

Description

The Shift Manager will have the following responsibilities:

  • Directly report into the Depot Operations Manager
  • Managing a diverse team of warehouse/driving professionals, developing, supporting and monitoring their performance
  • Adhering to KPI's set for shift and exceeding them
  • Monitoring budget parameters on shift and pushing for continuous improvement
  • Understanding company H&S regulations and overall compliance of these regulations
  • Conducting regular performance reviews and training to build culture
  • Comply with Standard Operating Procedures
  • Liaise confidently with customers
  • Plan and forecast correct allocation of workload taking into account differing volumes
  • Understand the WMS in place and utilise efficiently
  • Profile

    The Shift Manager will have the following attributes:

    Essential:

  • Flexibility on all shifts and weekend work
  • 5 years previous warehouse management experience or transport management experience
  • Previous experience within managing a large team within a fast-paced environment
  • Proven organisational and time-management skills
  • Fantastic communication skills - verbal and written
  • Computer literate
  • Close proximity to area
  • Job Offer

    The starting salary for Warehouse & Transport Shift Managers is £30,000 - £31,000 plus excellent company benefits