Logistics & Warehouse Manager

  • Location
    Kendal, Cumbria
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco

Fantastic Opportunity for a Warehouse Manger to join a friendly motivated team just outside of Kendal working within the Food & Drink Industry.

The position is Monday to Friday 8.00am-5.00pm, with an hour for lunch, 40 hours per week

Salary: £25,000 per annum


� Proven work experience as a Warehouse Manager

� Hands on experience with warehouse management software

� Leadership skills and ability to manage staff

� Strong decision making and problem-solving skills

� Excellent communication skills

Role Responsibilities:

� Responsible for the smooth running of the warehouse

� Planning daily outgoing delivery schedules to ensure trouble-free and timely transit to the customer

� Ensure delivery issues are resolved in a timely manner

� Responsibility for all commercial vehicles including all legal requirements and checks

� Stock checks

� Goods inwards, organising deliveries

� Responsible for all the health and safety requirements of the site

� Picking & loading orders on to our fleet of Trucks & Vans, checking van loads. Ensuring the items are correct to the picking lists.

� Fork lift operation

� Keeping the warehouse and yard tidy and well organised.

� Prioritising workload to maximise efficiency.

� Managing daily open or lock up procedures and site security

� Lead the warehouse and continually improve operations

� Co-ordinating training requirements

� Managing the team in the Warehouse including allocating workload and managing temporary staff and staffing requirements in peak times

� Working closely with the Sales team to ensure order/delivery standards are met

What Adecco can do for you?

We are here to support you through your recruitment process and we offer the following services:

  • Review of your CV to make sure that your application stands out from the crowd

  • First stage interview will be conducted with our consultant using our new Adecco video platform

  • We can arrange interview preparation to support you so you can present yourself professionally and confidently

  • Send you tips on competency based interviewing

  • Help with client research to make sure you are making the right decision for your career

  • Help to negotiate Salary with the client to make sure you get what you deserve

  • We provide a candidate after service , our door is always open and we will check how your new role is going.

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