Warehouse Manager

£30,000 per annum
11 Aug 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title Warehouse Manager
Salary£30k to £35k
Location Wednesbury
Hours Daytime shift
My client is looking for an experienced Warehouse Manager to drive the performance of their two distribution centres and five satellite warehouses, totalling circa. 300,000 square feet. Although they operate a 24/7 facility, this vacancy is for a daytime shift pattern.
Mandatory skills, capabilities and experience required for the role
*You must have warehousing and distribution experience, ideally backed-up with an IOSHH qualification. Numeracy and literacy go without saying.
*You will be a skilful planner, influencer and communicator (to multilingual colleagues)
* A willingness to change shift-patterns, deputising for absence and / or vacancy when needed.
*Root-cause analysis and problem-solving when things don't go to plan.
*Team-management, coaching and discipline are a way-of-life.
*You will be fluent in IT and warehousing software.
* Flexibility and a preparedness to adapt known processes when the situation dictates.

You will be responsible for ;
* Effective team-deployment across several sites and their continued development to ensure the warehouse operation delivers the highest levels of operational efficiency.
* Perpetual inventory data that helps every other function in the business perform well for our customers.
*Recruiting and inducting skilled and motivated people into our business and leading teams that produce results.
* Looking after all our warehouse assets, their maintenance and compliance with current H&S legislation.
* Improving warehouse processes which, in-turn, drive broader operational efficiency.

Your success will be quantified against KPIs which measure ;
* Deployment and productivity of warehouse teams.
*Utilisation and optimisation of warehouse space.
*Accuracy of data e.g. discrepancies, returns, damage and loss.
* Damage, loss and discrepancies.
* Picking-targets
*Communication and influencing skills.
*Wellbeing of your teams.

The above role is based on a permanent full time basis with an ASAP start available. To apply please e-mail CV's or call for more information.

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