Shift Supervisor

c. £21,000k
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Applicant Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Shift Supervisor (Afternoon/Evening)
Northants, NN4
Salary circa. £21k
Mon - Fri (2pm –10.30pm)

Our client is a well established logistics company who has identified an excellent opportunity for an experienced Shift Supervisor to join their team. This role is suited to a competent warehouse professional that may be looking for the next step in their career within a well established business.

The role:
As a Shift Supervisor, your dynamic role will include the following responsibilities:

• Assisting the Shift Manager in the efficient operation of a busy warehouse
• Proactively and effectively managing the team to achieve planned targets, KPI’s and exceeding customers expectations
• You must be able to execute the warehouse plan efficiently, safely and within budget through direct leadership of the resources available

So who are we looking for?
• Experience of 3rd party logistics, warehouse management systems & Microsoft Office is essential. FLT licences are desirable
• A strong, proven Operator, may hold experience of leading a team of warehouse colleagues, possess financial acumen, a track record of achieving results and managing change through others
• Excellent negotiation skills, the ability to problem solve and think on your feet
• Form strong and effective relationships with customers and colleagues
• Ability to work to KPIs such as delivery on time and enhancing customer service
• Thrive on change, flexibility and commit the time required to get the job done, occasionally assist with the physical aspect of the operation
• Flexible to working across shift patterns

A bit about the company
Our client is a privately owned, family business with a head office located in Northampton, their mission to deliver a 'personal touch' to their customer base. Today, the company continuously advises and develops client services and cost management principles, driving efficiency in the supply chain, specialising in all areas of warehousing, transport networking and value added service.

How to apply
If you wish to be considered for this Shift Supervisor role click ‘apply’. You will receive an email shortly after your application - you will need to read this to complete your application.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.