Warehouse Manager

  • Location
    Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Warehouse Staff
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-203872

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Warehouse Manager to join a highly customer focussed organisation based in Chesterfield.


The successful candidate will have experience in a Warehouse Management role and will have experience working closely with Operations Management.


Providing an efficient and solutions driven approach to their customer base is at the very heart of this organisation, so this role would suit an experienced candidate who shares their customer centric approach.


Responsibilities:



  • Strategically manage warehouse in compliance with company's policies and vision

  • Oversee receiving, warehousing, distribution and maintenance operations

  • Setup layout and ensure efficient space utilization

  • Initiate, coordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures

  • Adhere to all warehousing, handling and shipping legislation requirements

  • Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security

  • Manage stock control and reconcile with data storage system

  • Liaise with clients, suppliers and transport companies

  • Plan work rotas, assign tasks appropriately and appraise results

  • Recruit, select, orient, coach and motivate employees

  • Produce reports and statistics regularly (IN/OUT status report, dead stock report etc)

  • Receive feedback and monitor the quality of services provided


Requirements:



  • Proven work experience as a Warehouse Manager

  • Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices

  • Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives

  • Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases

  • Leadership skills and ability manage staff

  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • BSc degree in logistics, supply chain management or business administration desirable


This is a full time, permanent opportunity working Monday to Friday 07:30am - 16:30pm


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