Deputy Shift Supervisor (Picker / Packing) -Warehouse Order Fulfilment

Pension + Perkbox subscription
14 Jun 2018
12 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Deputy Shift Supervisor (Picker / Packing) - Warehouse Order Fulfilment (Leading Sport Nutrition Food Brand)
Colchester, CO4
GBP9.00 Per Hour + Pension + Perkbox subscription

We are officially one of the UK's fastest growing companies. Not only did we rank number 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but we also placed as the 6th fastest growing online retailer in the UK.

Despite such success, we are just at the start of our journey. With 13 European websites and counting, plus expansion into the USA, China and beyond; we have ambitions to become the No.1 online sports nutrition brand in Europe - and ultimately the world. We need your help to do this. Join the likes of Anthony Joshua, Tom Daley, Jonathan Joseph, Lucy Watson & Lucy Mecklenburgh - our brand ambassadors who all share our vision to Dominate Life??? and be the best???

We need your help to do this???

Reporting to the Pick Pack Supervisor, your responsibilities will include:

+ Supporting the Pick Pack Shift Supervisor and covering for holidays, Absence
+ Day-to-day shift supervision of the Picking and Packing operations
+ Controlling the waving/ release of orders for picking on a timely basis to achieve cut-offs
+ Ensuring that orders are picked in correct batch, use by date sequence - liaising with Stock Controller regarding any stock discrepancies
+ Some Physical Picking and Packing activity required to support shift
+ Strong focus on achieving Productivity levels and daily order clearance targets
+ Helping to training and motivate staff to maintain consistent high standards on picking and packing
+ Maintaining 5S layout of packing areas and ensuring process is followed
+ Any necessary liaison with carriers/ hauliers to ensure timely collection of Despatches
+ Liaison with the Customer Services Team to manage returns and reships
+ Setting clear expectations and monitoring quality
+ Co-ordinate labour resource to meet expected workloads
+ Site responsibility for opening and undertaking shift safety, security checks
+ Ensuring that at all times general housekeeping is kept at the highest standard e.g. clean and tidy floors
+ Ensuring H&S regulations and good manual handling practice is adhered to and standards are kept high at all times in terms of dress code and practice
+ Any other warehouse tasks as requested by Management

What we are looking for in the ideal candidate

+ Proven supervisory experience in a warehouse environment
+ Excellent written and spoken communication skills
+ Self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure
+ Strong Target and Quality focus
+ The ability to encourage and motivate people
+ Organisational skills and the ability to plan ahead and manage your time
+ Ability to work alone with minimal supervision and use sound judgment
+ Good knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Assistant Dispatch Supervisor, Packing Supervisor, Distribution Warehouse Supervisor, Order Fulfilment Team Leader.

Interested? Just Apply Below...

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