Warehouse Manager

Location
Felixstowe
Salary
GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum + benefits
Posted
22 Feb 2018
Closes
22 Mar 2018
Ref
13890854/001
Contact
Alex Lowery
Specialist Area
Contracts, Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a leading logistics provider, are recruiting for a talented Warehouse Manager to join their growing team in Felixstowe.

Client Details

Our client are a leading logistics provider based in Felixstowe who offer end-to-end supply chain solutions.

Description

  • Management of warehouse staff on the correct procedures for receiving goods, correct storage, stock rotation, processing orders and dispatching goods to the highest standard.
  • Ensure the health & safety of those personnel working in the warehousing environment whilst maintaining a safe, clean and secure warehouse premise.
  • Ensure the efficient and effective achievement of all contract targets and key performance indicators.
  • Ensure that customer requirements are fulfilled to the highest possible standards at all times.
  • Maintain a regular communication with the customer, ensuring all KPI targets are achieved where possible.
  • Actively encourage the personal and professional development of your team, helping them continuously improve their skills and knowledge.
  • Profile

  • Previous Warehouse management experience within a fast-moving logistics operation
  • 3PL/contract logistics experience advantageous
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of warehouse & transport operations
  • Experience of managing and setting contract targets & KPIs
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and policies i.e. H&S, road traffic legislation, drivers hours regulations, operator's licence
  • Strong communication skills and comfortable working directly with senior management and customers.
  • Commercially astute - budget management & financial KPIs
  • Job Offer

    This role represents a fantastic opportunity to join a forward-thinking, growing logistics provider who work with a diverse range of blue-chip clients. If you are an ambitious logistics professional looking to take your career to the next level please get in touch.