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Warehouse Manager

Job Title: Warehouse Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England,
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
REF: BBBH10986
Contact Name: Matthew Owen
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Warehouse Manager
North West - Lancashire
£40,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits

Role Profile

Cast UK have been appointed to recruit a Warehouse Manager for a market leading business within their sector. The role is responsible for assisting the General Manager in the day-to-day running of operations within a busy site. You must be an effective man-manager, with strong financial and analytical acumen.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Day to day leadership of a team consisting of Shift Managers, First Line Managers and a team of circa 90 operatives.
  • Communication with Transport function, ensuring smooth delivery to customers
  • Ensure all Health and Safety obligations are met providing a legal and safe working environment for all employees that consistently exceed quality standards required.
  • Control shift costs in line with budgets and propose initiatives that will support cost reductions.
  • Ensure all union facing issues are dealt with in a professional and timely manner.
  • Manage grievances, return to works and disciplinaries.
  • Inbound plans, labour planning and making effective use of business resources.

Person Specification

  • Previous Experience of operating at Management level
  • Experience of managing in a unionised environment.
  • Experience of working on and supporting projects.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills at all levels.
  • Fully computer literate in Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Experience in using Red Prairie Warehouse Management System
  • Customer focused with strong customer service ethos.
  • Self motivated with tenacity to be able to perform under pressure and deadlines to meet KPI's.
  • Ability to use own initiative and be part of a team as well as lead a team.
  • Organised and planned approach to work.
  • Analytical/Attention to detail

Skills & Experience
You will be an experienced Warehouse Manager. You must have vast experience with the management of strict policy processes and excellent man-management skills. You must have experience operating in a unionised environment, and have strong analytical skills.

Client Information
My client is a market leading business within their sector.

£40,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please