Warehouse Manager

Red Door Recruitment Limited
Hemel Hempstead
25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
13 Sep 2019
27 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Manager has arisen within a fast growing, fun and vibrant company based in Hemel Hempstead in a brand new 12,000 sq ft warehouse.

You will be joining a dynamic and rapidly expanding company and the role will develop as they grow and you will have the opportunity to progress your career.

We are looking for a candidate who is confident and competent, with warehouse management experience. Working in a clean environment, with a small, friendly and hardworking team, you will have full responsibility for the supervising of the warehouse, ensuring that it is operating as efficiently and effectively as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and manage all incoming and outgoing deliveries, ensuring all relevant paperwork is completed for goods in and despatch
  • Ensure procedures are followed when packing deliveries and handling products
  • Ensure everything is completed to relevant timescales
  • Train and supervise the team, allocating work accordingly and motivating team members to ensure all targets are met
  • Monitor time in and out for team members, completing timesheets if required
  • Ensure all appropriate safety regulations are followed
  • Arrange transport requirements for different deliveries
  • Stock control - manage all movement of stock and transfers to ensure complete accuracy, investigate any discrepancies and carry out stock adjustments where necessary
  • Manage stocktake requirements - prepare stock areas and count all stock, investigate and create amendments etc
  • Carry out reviews and appraisals for all team members

Person Specific:

  • At least 4-5 years' experience working in a warehouse environment
  • Experience of managing and training teams, including knowledge of recruiting, training, basic disciplinaries and appraisal processes
  • Forklift driving licence
  • Confident and clear communicator - both verbal and written
  • Strong IT skills
  • GCSE in English and Maths
  • Ability to problem solve effectively
  • Excellent time management to ensure deadlines are met
  • Good planning and organisational skills to ensure efficient processing of deliveries and prioritise workloads
  • Great attention to detail

What's in it for you?

  • Salary: GBP25k to GBP30k depending on experience
  • Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Growing and dynamic company, with opportunities for progression
  • An opportunity to make this role your own and implement and improve process and procedures
  • Vibrant and supportive team
  • Free parking

Please note due to the number of applications we often receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.