Assistant Warehouse Manager

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Basingstoke, Hampshire | Ref: BBBH17171

£30000.00 - £32500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits

Assistant Warehouse Manager
£32,500 + Benefits Basingstoke

Role Profile
An established market leading Logistics business are looking for an experienced individual who has a proven track-record of managing large teams within a fast-paced, busy environment. This is an exciting & rewarding role which will be based at their distribution centre in Basingstoke. Reporting into the Assistant General Manager, you will be accountable for a large team with full warehouse responsibility, ensuring KPI's are being adhered to, and that high standards are maintained throughout the operation.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Ensuring site adherence to company policy and applicable legislation about all aspects of the operation including health and safety.
  • Manage the supervisory team and warehouse operatives and ensure appraisals, people management and conduct issues are managed in an appropriate timescale Management of the Warehouse (days) and Stock Control teams to ensure all goods are received stored and replenished in line with current business processes and stand
  • People management- overseeing a large team of colleagues, ensuring engagement and strong focus on development/ up skilling existing staff.
  • Supporting and leading company projects and initiatives as required.
  • Recruitment, retention and development of the operational team.
  • Manage operations in line with budget and overall business expectations.

Skills & Experience
It is essential that you have a background working within blue-chip organisations, and experience working within a fast-paced, time critical environment.

  • Task orientated - able to prioritise effectively. Self-starter and results driven.
  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal skills.
  • A successful track record in achieving your targets, with an accurate and methodical approach to your work.
  • Proven experience of managing teams, with up to date knowledge of health and safety and food hygiene legislation.
  • Health & Safety - Ensuring that this is practiced each day. It is desirable that you have the IOSH qualification or similar.
  • IT Literate - Proven & demonstrative knowledge in MS Office (notably Excel).
  • Demonstrative analytical knowledge of using WMS systems to a competent and proficient standard.

Client information
Our client is a market leading Logistics business based in Basingstoke.

£32,500 + Benefits

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