Warehouse Manager Nights

Location: Skelmersdale,Lancashire
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Description:

Job Title

Warehouse Manager Nights

Salary Negotiable DOE

Hours

Nights – Sunday –Wednesday – 4 nights

20:00 – 07:00 40 hours per week

The Candidate

  • Ideally you will come from an E-commerce warehouse
  • Proven experience in a successful Warehouse Manager position
  • Excellent communication, leadership, motivation and managerial skills
  • Enthusiasm and energy to continually challenge and improve work processes
  • Evidence of health and safety & HR knowledge
  • Strong IT skills
  • You will have knowledge of Health and Safety ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH

The Role

  • Manages despatch efforts, including activities of all warehouse representatives
  • Meet agreed SLA targets
  • Manages all warehouse personnel, including hiring, performance evaluation, training, work allocation, staff optimisation.
  • Reviews targets for staff, providing any proposals to company management as well as sourcing efficient ways for staff to meet those targets.
  • Continually monitor and evaluate packaging and despatch costings to ensure the business is optimising all materials and amending specification when appropriate.
  • Ensuring the success of a 24 hour operation
  • Ensuring the highest standards of hygiene and housekeeping are maintained in all warehouse and yard areas.
  • To ensure that productivity is high across all levels, and costs are acceptable by ensuring that despatch resources are planned and used in the optimum manner.
  • Oversee planned maintenance of vehicles, machinery and equipment in warehouse.
  • Overseeing ordering of warehouse stock effectively and efficiently, to enable maximum space in warehouse.
  • Rota management of designated team.
  • To make sure that each member of staff is appropriately trained in product knowledge to allow a wide ranging portfolio of products and services to be placed on sale.
  • Lead by example to motivate team leaders and department managers to get the best from their staff.
  • Reporting of discrepancies – eg. Re-ordering triggers, shortfalls
  • Communicate any product changes to the sales team to ensure product is promoted/corrected effectively.
  • Plan and organise for seasonal changes in demand.
  • Identify requirements for any new safety equipment to ensure health & safety is a priority at all times
  • Work directly with goods in/ out managers to ensure a cohesive relationship whereby all aspects of warehouse are managed, delegating tasks and overseeing issues that arise during the working day.

The Company

My client is one of the UK’s fastest growing e-tail businesses, offering a unique opportunity to join their team with scope to develop into senior management.

My client is a leading distributor within their field.  Operating in a very profitable market they are looking to double the turnover of the company within the next two years.

HEADS Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers. We recruit for roles based in Engineering, Technical, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Office, Logistics and Industrial.

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Contact: Philip Hardy (Philip.Hardy.116B476D1.0@applythis.net)
Posted on website: 08/02/2018


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