Despatch Supervisor

16 Oct 2019
13 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Opportunity is around the corner as Pertemps are working in partnership with a prestigious and market leading Food Manufacturing Company based in Lincolnshire, recruiting for an Despatch Supervisor (FMCG) to join their team on a short term contract.

As Despatch Supervisor you will be leading the Despatch Teams within the factory. You will be responsible in preparing all client orders on schedule, whilst maintaining good housekeeping practices, stock integrity, administration and team morale. Other duties will also involve liaising and working closely with other departments and forward planning to make best use of the resources (team, time, materials, and equipment)

Salary: GBP10.78 per hour
Working Hours: Monday to Friday (8AM to 5PM), flexibility will be required

What are your responsibilities as an Despatch Supervisor:

Ensure all picking of finished goods are accurate and completed in an efficient manner
Supervise the physical receipt of the product and store in a manner to make further retrieval efficient
Receipt products on the system, ensuring accuracy at all times
Supervise H&S of co-workers/self-raising any concerns to Manager
Maintain and where possible improve standards of housekeeping
Audit the physical despatch of goods ensuring the dates and quantities are correct
Organise and participate in the weekly stock take, ensuring 100% accuracy of all recordings on the system
Ensure that all shift members are trained in despatch processes
Pave stock accurately
Print all customer barcodes
Generate despatch notes accurately
E-mail/notify haulers of any likely delays to dispatching
Ensure adequate resources are readily available to ensure that there is no risk to the efficiency of the shift

You must also demonstrate the following:

Be IT literate (Microsoft, Excel, Word, outlook and ideally with Sage).
Be numerate and accurate in presenting facts to colleagues
Be able to fairly delegate tasks and deliver training whenever necessary.
Be flexible (earlier starts, later finishes).
Be safety focused ensuring correct PPE is worn and manual handling checks are carried out
Experience in Manufacturing, ideally FMCG, fast paced, production environment, managing teams between 10 to 20

Interviews for this role are to take place immediately, with an immediate start for the right calibre of candidate/s

If you have worked in a manufacturing / FMCG / production environment working with teams as an Despatch Supervisor, Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Supervisor, Despatch Manager or similar then this could be an ideal role for you

This role is ideal for candidates residing in Lincoln, Sleaford, Newark, Gainsborough, Boston, Woodhall Spa & areas close to these.

Please apply or for more information call Ulandi on (phone number removed)