Shift Manager

West Yorkshire
GBP28000 - GBP30000 per annum +
20 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Lauren Turton
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Distribution Business based in the West Yorkshire area requires an experienced Warehouse Shift Manager to join them during an exciting growth period. With real scope to make an impact on already successful operation this is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive environment with real scope to progress your career.

Client Details

Global Distribution Business based in the West Yorkshire currently experiencing unprecedented levels of growth.


Reporting into the Operations Manager, the Warehouse Shift Manager will be fundamental in leading and managing a busy fast paced warehouse operation.

  • To effectively manage team members, maintaining a high standard of communication through team briefing, consultation, employee reviews and one-to-one conversations.
  • To maintain operational compliance to all agreed processes ensuring all Team Members work accordingly.
  • To control and allocate work, monitoring progress to ensure hourly/daily/shift workload/tasks are completed, keeping line management fully informed of any operational issues.
  • To continually monitor individual performance, (performance, accuracy, attendance, attitude and behaviour) taking appropriate action to improve standards.
  • To ensure compliance with Company Procedures and Legislation relating to Health & Safety.
  • To handle grievances and maintain discipline within the parameters of Company Procedure.
  • To coach individuals and arrange appropriate training to help them achieve their personal development needs.
  • To maintain the accuracy and security of stock through the appropriate systems and procedures and compliance to agreed processes.
  • To role model the Company values and support corporate and site policies and objectives.
  • To give priority to exceeding the needs of customers, demonstrating and promoting a customer focused approach to operational activities.
  • To carry out any other duties as required.
  • Profile

    To be considered for the role of Warehouse Shift Manager you must be able to comfortably demonstrate:

  • Experience working in a logistics operation
  • People management skills
  • Analytical - able to interpret data and make recommendations
  • Good PC skills with knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Good level of English and maths
  • Strong communicator
  • Passion for problem solving
  • Ambitious for development and progression
  • Job Offer

    The successful candidate will be offered a salary of £30,000 dependent on experience.

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