We have an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Manager, to join specialist online retailer at their flagship depot. They dispatch over a million orders a year which they are intending to significantly grow.
As one of 2 Warehouse Managers, you will be responsible for the overall management of all orders from receipt to dispatch and to ensure they are processed and shipped as timely and efficiently as possible. Within the role, you will be the direct line manager of 6 team managers/supervisors and indirectly for 40-80 warehouse operatives. Encouraging and motivating staff you will drive the performance of the site and be dedicated to create an immediate impact. You must have a high attention to detail and will be tasked to review operational procedures, leasing change if necessary to ensure the customer as well as service and efficiency are championed alongside financial indicators. This role requires someone who is self-motivated and will take a hands-on approach to making beneficial improvements. You could be looking into warehouse and pick face layouts, implementing shift patterns and reporting on KPI's.
Candidates must have a strong background in managing warehouse operations within an FMCG operation. Ideally a degree in Logistics and/or Supply Chain Management. Experience across all areas of order processing and warehouse operations, inbound, replenishment, picking and despatch. Thrive in a managerial role and be a natural leader with the ability to engage, inspire and drive cultural change. If you feel you have the skills and experience required for the role then please apply.