Dispatch Supervisor

  • Location
    Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 22500 - £ 23000 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Warehouse Staff
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference

We are currently working with a client based in Sittingbourne who is looking for a Dispatch Supervisor to be part of a very busy and proactive team, my client needs someone to come in to the business that knows how to guide a team of individuals in order to meet targets and continue to and develop staff in order to manage the ever-growing expectations of their client requirements.

The role will require you to:

- Effectively managing your team in terms of holiday allocation and coordinating daily workloads

- Keeping all relevant paperwork up to date, ensuring the upmost accuracy

- Working with internal teams/supervisors to schedule and coordinate dispatch requirements

- Using Counterbalance Forklifts and conducting pre-checks

- Attending any relevant training as required for continued development

- Conducting regular checks in order to ensure correct storage procedures are upheld

- Communicating with clients and suppliers

- Keeping internal software systems up to date

- Meeting deadlines, Ensuring goods and picked and ready for dispatch

- Enforcing Health and Safety practices

You will need to have:

- Forklift Counterbalance licence

- Be able to speak professionally and confidently to clients/customers

- Good attention to detail

- Strong Leadership and Decision-making skills

- Experience in a Manufacturing environment

- Experience in a FMCG environment


- Competitive basic salary

- 20 days holiday + Bank Holidays

- Social Events

- Overtime hours available

- Parking on Site

This company has very much a family feel to the organisation and the people are very important to them. If you have a very positive working attitude and you are keen to progress with an organisation this company could be ideal for you.


Pay is based on a 40 hour week but this may differ depending on the contract offered.

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Please apply with your CV to: Jack Somm