Warehouse Manager

Encore Personnel
Birmingham, West Midlands
13 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client is a successful manufacturing company actively looking for a Warehouse manager to oversee the efficient receipt, storage and dispatch of a range of goods working in a state of the art facility

The Role

  • Responsible for a vital part of the supply chain process , managing people, processes and systems, in order to ensure goods are received and dispatched appropriately and productivity targets are met.
  • Ensuring the workplace is compliant health and safety standards and for the security of the building and stock.
  • Liaise with customers, suppliers and transport companies
  • Plan, coordinate and monitor the receipt, order, assembly and dispatch of goods
  • Coordinate the use of automated and computerised systems where necessary
  • Keep stock control systems up to date and make sure inventories are accurate
  • Warehouse stock rotation & optimisation
  • Organise the recruitment and training of staff, as well as monitoring staff performance and progress
  • Motivate, organise and encourage teamwork within the workforce to ensure productivity targets are met or exceeded
  • Produce regular reports and statistics on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security in the work environment, for example, ensuring that stock such as chemicals and food are stored safely
  • Oversee the planned maintenance of vehicles, machinery and equipment
  • Achieve and maintain a 99.95% level of service ensuring customer satisfaction

The Candidate

  • Previous experience Managing a large warehouse
  • High level of interpersonal skills
  • Excellent planning, organising and prioritising skills
  • Ability to implement, and ensure compliance with, company policies & procedures
  • Customer focused
  • Willingness to work overtime
  • Team Building culture is essential
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