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Warehouse First Line Manager - 6 Month FTC


  • £28000 per annum
  • Wellingborough
  • Posted: 05/06/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100325

Job Details

Warehouse First Line Manager – 6 Month FTC

Ref: HB/479100325

Remuneration: up to £28,000

Location: Maidstone

We have an incredible opportunity for an experienced Warehouse First Line Manager to join a market leading 3rd Party Logistics distributor for a 6 month FTC. The role is based in Wellingborough at their dedicated food distribution site.

Salary is up to £28,000 per annum (DOE) + shift allowance for night shifts.

There are various shifts on offer, days or nights

5 out of 7

4 on 4 off.

The Role

As Warehouse First Line Manager you will be responsible for the health, safety, welfare and management of a team of warehouse colleagues across the business.

You will manage an operational function on a daily basis to achieve effective and efficient operations with excellent standards of service whilst focusing on areas such as development and engagement of the team.

Your key responsibilities will be:

• Management of a Operational function on a shift by shift basis, ensuring strong decision making to deliver efficient and effective service

• Build and motivate a the team, including recruitment, performance management and ongoing team development

• Responsible for the control of Health & Safety

• Manage resources for the Operational function to deliver it's objectives

• Ensure compliance to and regulatory legal compliance

• Complete all reports as requested by the General Manager

• Lead a team to optimise day to day performance including shift sections and site briefings.

• Produce accurate daily and weekly KPIs ensuring they are delivered on time

• Identify opportunities for continuous improvement

The Person

To be considered for the role as Warehouse First Line Manager you must have previous Warehouse operational management experience

• Retail/ Food and Drink distribution experience advantageous

• Warehouse Operational management experience essential

• Excellent people manager with good communications skills plus the ability to communicate objectives and information, inspiring the team to deliver

• Able to add value through an engaging management style.

• Experienced and competent with WMS.

Package & Prospects

This is a 6 month Fixed Term Contract (FTC) with potential to go permanent.

On offer is a salary of up to £28,000, per annum (shift allowance for night shift).

This an excellent opportunity to develop your career with an employer highly recognised for the development and welfare of their staff.

Location:

Based in Wellingborough and is commutable from:

Northampton

Kettering

Thrapston

Bedford

Clapham

Huntingdon

Market Harborough

And the surrounding areas

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Ref: HB/479100325


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