Warehouse Shift Manager

Circa £30k DoE
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Warehouse Shift Manager

Salary: Circa £30k (depending upon experience)

Full time: 40 hours per week

Due to the opening of a new warehouse we are seeking candidates for a Warehouse Shift Manager based in the Corby area. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the warehouse, ensuring that it is operating in an efficient and effective manner and whilst also maintaining exceptional service levels.

Your role as Warehouse Shift Manager

  • Managing the Warehouse Supervising team in meeting their commitments.
  • Leading the consistent application of the Company People Management Process.
  • Leading briefings, appraisals and ongoing performance reviews.
  • Ensure that New In Role process is up to date as planned.
  • Lead Warehouse teams to deliver the targeted service and efficiency levels.
  • Engage teams in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Contribute directly and in support of others, to the Company Strategic objectives.

What will you need in becoming the successful Warehouse Shift Manager?

  • Experience of managing/supervising warehouse teams, preferably in a FMCG/temperature controlled environment.
  • Demonstrate the Oakland core values through consistent behaviour. 
  • Previous of a warehouse management system, preferably Proteus.
  • Ability to lead a team to deliver required levels of performance through an objective setting, review and coaching process.
  • Ability to analyse results and data and to develop and implement improvement plans based on this work to deliver improvements.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, especially Outlook and Excel.
  • Relevant qualifications in Quality, Health & Safety or training desirable.
  • An ability to work under pressure and deliver to tight deadlines and timescales.
  • Well organised and thorough in approach.
  • Good communication skills to people at all levels of responsibility.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Flexible approach to working.
  • Good levels of numeracy and literacy.  

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary plus pension, holiday and benefits.

If you feel that you may be suitable for this Warehouse Shift Manager role, then please apply now!