Warehouse Manager - Nights

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Bedford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Apr 2021
Closes
07 May 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our fantastic client based in Bedford is looking to bring in a Warehouse Shift Manager to manage their night shift operation. You will be managing a team of up to 15 operatives. Experience of managing and developing teams in a warehousing environment is essential, as is a proven understanding and previous management of warehouse processes and operations.

Duties

Having come from a previous Warehouse Management role, you will understand the role and pressures of a Night Shift Manager - they will include the following;

To oversee and manage overall warehouse and logistics operations to maximize output and efficiency

Ensure Operatives are performing their duties

Ensure Operatives are recording all relevant data

Supervise good in, despatch and FLT requirements

Keep stock control systems, including the planning of future capacity requirements, up to date and make sure inventories are accurate

Maintain standards of health & safety, hygiene and security in the work environment

Carry out other warehouse/logistics responsibilities in accordance with the business needs

Adhere to all warehousing, handling and shipping legislation requirements.

Essential

Proven experience in warehouse management and logistics.

Expertise in warehouse procedures and best practices.

Physically able to heavy lift up to 30kg

Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases

Be able to delegate and run a team effectively

Strong leadership qualities and experience in personnel management.

Strong decision making and problem-solving skills.

MUST have own transport

Hours of work - 7.30pm - 3am - (Monday to Friday no weekends)

Salary levels are negotiable GBP26,000 - GBP28,500 depending on experience.

This is a brilliant opportunity for the right person - apply today for a swift response