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Warehouse Shift Manager

Job Title: Warehouse Shift Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH10882
Contact Name: Kirk Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Warehouse Shift Manager

£35,000 - £38,000

Role Profile
Our client, who is a well established 3PL operating a food logistics contract, are looking to appoint an experienced Warehouse Shift Manager for their depot in Reading to cover a monthly rotating shift pattern

Reporting to the Operations Manager you will hold responsibility for a team of Warehouse operatives whilst ensuring a smooth and efficient warehouse operation, achieving agreed budgetary and service levels whilst being responsible for the shift operation and achieve pre-determined KPI's.

The responsibilities for the role will include:

  • Stakeholder management - ensuring client satisfaction
  • KPI analysis and subsequent corrective actions to improve performance
  • Monitor performance, sickness, overtime and timekeeping
  • Promote team-working within the operation
  • Promote communication and liaise across functions
  • Monitor individuals performance through target setting and measurement
  • Organise team workloads to achieve operational objectives
  • Motivate and develop the team, promoting determination and enthusiasm
  • To ensure health & safety and Safe Systems of Work are adhered to
  • To deal with grievance / disciplinary procedures in line with company policies

Skills & Experience
You will be an experienced Warehouse Management professional looking to join a renowned warehousing operation. It is essential that you have a knowledge and understanding of warehouse KPI's, financial management and warehouse performance. You must have previous and proven experience of operating in a similar capacity, managing teams in a unionised environment and have experience of disciplinary procedures and actions in addition to an in depth knowledge of warehouse operations. An effective, self disciplined manager is required who can demonstrate a track record of success in relation to problem solving and decision making, process management but with a high level of integrity and striving to deliver.

Client Information
Our client who is a well established 3PL operating a food logistics contract

£35,000 - £38,000

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