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WAREHOUSE MANAGER - DAYS 8.30AM - 5PM

Folkestone, South East Kent, Kent

Published
16-11-2018
Job ad details
Published
16-11-2018
Expires
14-12-2018
Job ID
LJA-67900675
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£25,000 - £40,000  per year
Job sector
Management & Business

Citi Recruit Ltd are working with a well-established company based in Folkestone who are expanding rapidly and we are seeking a Warehouse Manager to join their team.

Due to a restructure a new role has been created to lead the fast-paced goods out team co-ordinating all logistical arrangements ensuring cost effective and first-class customer service to the UK and export customers.

Reporting to the General Manager; develop both staff and processes to prepare for increased turnover, growth and tight overhead control. Line manage logistics admin and 24 goods out staff.

* Accountable for the achievement of daily and weekly dispatch targets and specific customer compliance specifications

* Responsible for the development and management of resource plans to meet peak sales periods, skills requirements and growth plans. Analyse performance, hours, volume etc and produce reports for senior management.

* Accountable for the recruitment, management, development and support for permanent and temporary warehouse staff. Identify opportunities for upskilling teams and highly capable employees and actively developing them to meet individual and company needs. Deal with poor performance by leading, coaching, mentoring and if necessary through ‘difficult’ conversations if necessary

* Accountable for warehouse health and safety; particularly cleaning, knife log, conveyor belt operation, fire safety, first aid and manual handling training. Manage PPM on equipment

* Accountable for managing team consumables and supplier performance such as distribution and logistics providers. Lead Accellos and Barcode scanner training, maintenance and repair regime

* Responsible for contributing to the continuous improvement of the business by identifying, recommending and implementing innovative operational efficiencies to working practice and to increase capacity

* Responsible for contributing to a safe, clean and tidy workplace, liaising and assisting teams across the business with their queries, carrying out reasonable management requests to support other teams

RequiredEducation, Skills and Qualifications

* Highly numerate and literate, capable of analysing data and reports with excellent attention to detail

* Strong IT skills, especially Excel and recent daily exposure to WMS, ideally SAP and Acellos

* Considerable Health and Safety experience, completing risk assessments, maintaining standards and implementing improvements

* Significant Warehouse background with minimum 5 years managing and team leading. Familiar with recruitment, training, disciplinary and performance management practices

* Excellent communicator, able to deliver change and comfortable briefing SMT

* Pro-active

* Resilient and determined and able to demonstrate that you are capable of leading in challenging conditions and make decisions

* Good time management and ability to prioritise.

* Friendly and approachable team leader, able to build strong working relationships internally and externally

* Flexible approach to working hours to accommodate overtime and alarm call outs

Benefits

Pension

Life Assurance

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Job ad details
Published
16-11-2018
Expires
14-12-2018
Job ID
LJA-67900675
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£25,000 - £40,000  per year
Job sector
Management & Business
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