Warehouse Shift Manager


  • £25000 per annum
  • Posted: 17/11/2016
  • Lutterworth
  • Job Ref: 898138
  • Permanent

Job Details

Are you an experienced Warehouse Manager looking to join one of the largest supply chain and logistics firms in the UK? Our client is looking for a Shift Manager for their Lutterworth site.

Reporting directly into the Warehouse Operations Manager, you will have responsibility and control of the Lutterworth Operation, ensuring the highest level of service is available at all times satisfying customer KPI requirements and internal/external scorecard metrics.
We are recruiting specifically for the evening shift; 15.30 to 00.00.

Key Responsibilities

Providing thorough end of
shift reports detailing operational performance.

Co-ordination of all shift activities within the Operation including productivity cost control, resource utilisation and service achievement.

Ensure all Health and Safety standards and corresponding legislative requirements are maintained.

Develop good relationships with all internal and external customers and support Business Plan. Deployment/monthly operational reviews and customer MBRs/QBRs.

Support site Business Process Improvement (BPI) tasks through local initiatives and process improvement projects/activities.

Ensure all security procedures and processes are adhered to as per companys policies and procedures.

Pro-actively resolve problems and swiftly manage escalations with corresponding communication of information to relevant internal and external customers.

The successful candidate will have;

At least 2 years in Warehouse Management with inventory management and customer / supplier interface.
Knowledge of WMS and competent in Microsoft Office.
Experience managing a workforce of 100 plus.
Excellent leadership qualities and be a strong team player.
A formal Logistics qualification such as CILT - this is desirable not essential.

The successful candidate will be;

Results driven
A motivator and team builder
A good communicator