Upto £40k + Benefits
We are delighted to assist our client, one of the UK’s largest
online retailers, in their search for a Warehouse Manager at their site in
Middlesex. Reporting into the Head of Operations, you will be expected to
ensure the operational effectiveness and efficiency of the Warehouse Operation.
Key Responsibilities for Warehouse
Manage a growing team of supervisors,
permanent and temporary operational staff (50 plus).
Resource planning and man management in a
labour intensive environment. Seasonal
activity leads to the labour force doubling, particularly during Christmas and
Introduce and maintain Key Performance
Indicators (KPI’s) in line with industry standards.
Advise line manager on organisational
performances, issues, measures, requirements and improvements.
Day to Day planning, organising and running
of the Goods in, dispatch and returns operations within the company’s main
Effective resource planning of shifts and
work force across different functions, I.E. pickers, Packers, Despatchers, etc.
Labour force management.
Temporary Labour force management and
negotiations with third party resource (Temp) providers.
Health and Safety / MHE
Staff appraisals, disputes and disciplinary
Day to day Carrier management and measurement
Maintain good close working relationships
across the business and other departments.
Analyses of statistics or other data for planning; and also to determine
performance and service levels achieved.
Compile reports analysing the service levels
achieved for feed back to line manager and other senior management.
Develop and maintain operational processes,
procedures, policies and standards for the various functions.
Training and mentoring of management and staff to
deliver a high standard of operational effectiveness and efficiency.
Key Competencies of the Warehouse
in E-Commerce / Mail Order Retailing distribution environment
sound experienced management, man management and leadership skills
communication and interpersonal skills - verbal and written
analysis and problem-solving abilities
attention to detail and accuracy
to work on own initiative
to work under pressure
Skills: including Warehouse Management (WMS) and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel,
Apply now for immediate
consideration to join one of the UK’s best retail success stories.
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