Warehouse Shift Manager

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Huntingdon
Salary
28000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 Jun 2021
Closes
15 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Page Personnel Logistics has exclusively partnered with a leading high-end eCommerce firm in their search for a Warehouse Shift Manager based one of their National Distribution Centre operating across a weekday shift pattern.

Client Details

Page Personnel Logistics has exclusively partnered with a leading high-end eCommerce firm in their search for a Warehouse Shift Manager based one of their National Distribution Centre operating across a weekday shift pattern in Huntingdon.

Description

On a daily basis the successful Warehouse Shift Manager will report into the Operations Manager / General Manager, leading a team of 3 Supervisors, team leaders and 20+ warehouse operatives. You will also have responsibility for the following areas:

Daily management of across small-medium size warehouse
Managing costs and performance of the shift
Lead and engage a team to drive excellent customer service
Effective management of performance, conduct, absence, engagement and training and development of team members, holding people accountable to agreed departmental and company standards.
Monitor KPI's, identify and communicate associated actions and highlight areas for improvement such as:
Basis managerial responsibility such as Return to works, appraisals, absence management
Joint responsibility for continuous improvement within the warehouse - 5S
Responsible for all health & safety across site and promoting a safe atmosphere in which to work.

Hours of works for this role will be (or similar):

Monday to Friday 06:00 - 14:00 / 14:00 - 22:00 Shifts

Profile

The successful candidate for the Warehouse Shift Manager position will have the following skills and experiences:

A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
Have managed 20+ people and 2+ team leaders previously in a Warehouse / Distribution environment.
Have 3+ years people management experience.
Have worked within an eCommerce / Fast paced / demanding environment previously.
IOSH certified (desirable - at least an understanding or examples of being able to increase workplace efficiency and manage risk and resources)
An understanding of 5S / Lean / Six Sigma would be advantageous but not essential.
Be open to Continuous Improvement and Change Management ideas in an ever-changing business unit.
Have a proven track record in people management, people development and performance management with tangible examples.
Be commutable to Huntingdon (St. Neots, Cambridge, St. Ives, Ely all commutable)

The successful candidate may have worked within a Warehouse Senior Team Lead, Warehouse Team Leader, Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Shift Manager, Shift Manager role previously.

Job Offer

Salary - GBP28,000 to GBP35,000
Bonus (inclusive)
Company Holiday scheme
Company Pension scheme
Plus additional company benefits
Brand new state of the art warehouse in Huntingdon (candidates can be based in St. Neots, Cambridge, St. Ives, Ely all commutable)