Warehouse Manager

  • Job Reference: 00000294-1
  • Date Posted: 23 March 2021
  • Recruiter: DW Windsor
  • Website: https://www.dwwindsor.com/
  • Location: Hoddesdon
  • Salary: £35,000 to £42,500
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Purpose of Job:

To work as part of the Operations team ensuring the provision of the required level of capacity and resources to support the strategic development of the business.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and lead the warehousing team to achieve best in class service;
  • Lead and manage the change process to support the investment into the future of our warehousing operation;
  • Support the process for the procurement of the relevant services in line with the business requirements to meet the needs of the business in terms of volumes, on-time delivery, and quality of operations;
  • Provide accurate and concise information to the Supply Chain Manager to enable them to be able to make strategic decisions;
  • Ensure on time deliveries of both in-bound and outbound goods;
  • Implement processes and procedures to optimise efficiency;
  • Develop and coach a team that is flexible, pro-active, and capable of supporting both internal and external customers;
  • Develop a Continuous Improvement culture in the business and implement new processes;
  • Drive KPI’s in your team for H&S, Quality, Customer Service, Labour and Materials; 

Experience:

  • 3-5 years hands-on warehouse management experience within an engineering/fast moving production industry;
  • Exceptional organisational, verbal communication and motivational skills;
  • Experience of best practice stock control procedures - automated systems is a bonus;
  • Experience of warehouse transformation projects;
  • Experience of implementing warehouse efficiency software;
  • Previous experience of ERP/MRP/WMS systems;
  • Import/Export Knowledge;
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others at all levels in the organization and a proven working relationship with people.