Warehouse Manager

Location
West Yorkshire
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum +
Posted
05 Mar 2018
Closes
29 Mar 2018
Ref
13900805/001
Contact
Ben Parker
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

New senior position introduced into the warehouse structure. Responsible for the smooth and successful warehouse operation.

Client Details

Leading 3rd party logistics company.

Description

  • To ensure the smooth running of the allocated warehouse shift, ensuring appropriate resources (people, equipment) are available to meet planned activity levels.
  • To successfully manage the warehouse operation to fall in line with the warehouse budgets.
  • Continuous improvement of the warehouse processes to ensure the warehouse operation is running as effective and efficiently as possible in line with agreed service levels.
  • Ensure compliance to all appropriate legislation related to safe conduct of warehouse operations.
  • Maintain and enhance effective working relationships with shift supervisors and their staff.
  • Contribute to the identification, evaluation and where appropriate implementation, of improvement initiatives within the warehouse.
  • Ensure staff work to the processes and procedures relating to the warehouse operation.
  • Recruitment of supervisory and operative staff as required.
  • Setting staff performance levels, providing feedback on achievement and identifying improvement opportunities.
  • Regular communication with shift staff on departmental and shift matters.

Profile

Minimum 4 years experience in a distribution environment, of which at least 3 should have been in a warehouse management/supervisory position.

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary.