Warehouse Team Leader

Cooper Lomaz - Bury St Edmunds
Newmarket, Suffolk
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Warehouse Supervisor - Newmarket - £26,000

My client is a nationwide logistics company specialising in the distribution of building materials are currently looking for an experienced Warehouse Supervisor to join their team to work alongside the Warehouse/logistics Manager to ensure the smooth operation of the warehouse.

Job description:
The post holder will be responsible for working with the Warehouse/Logistics Manager to manage and lead a team of employees to achieve the company s goals, while maintaining KPI s and quality standards to maximise customer satisfaction. Assist management with recruiting and training of employees, manage projects and regular reporting of team performance.

Core duties:

Establish clear expectations and high standards of work practices
Motivate employees through daily team briefs
Assist with monthly one to one performance reviews, providing timely feedback on priorities, targets and operational requirements
Responsible for the control of overtime, non-productive hours, holiday and absence
Continuously monitor the performance and progress to ensure KPI s are met
Develop and improve current practices, engaging team, communicating and implementing change as required
Maintain a safe and secure working environment utilising standard operating procedures and safe work practices

Core competencies:
Previous supervisory or team management experience in a recognised distribution environment
Man management experience and communication skills at all levels
Knowledge and experience of health and safety, preferably IOSH standard
Operational experience in using WMS systems

This position would suit an experienced Warehouse Supervisor seeking a role within a long standing distribution company. If you are interested in this position, please contact me to discuss further or send your updated CV