Planning & Systems First Line Manager

Page Personnel Logistics
Bristol (City Centre)
£26k - £27k pa
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An international logistics provider is looking for a Planning & Systems First Line Manager to join their new bespoke facility in Severn Beach which is due to launch in the coming months.

Client Details

Our client is a global player in the logistics market, offering the highest standards of logistics and distribution services. They are a leading logistics provider working numerous high profile contracts across the UK.

This role is based at the company's new start up facility in Severn Beach working on a contract of the highest pedigree, our client is looking for a Planning & Systems First Line Manager to join their growing and exciting team.


  • To manage the day to day running of the Systems & Planning team
  • Ensuring all orders are processed in a consistent manner throughout the warehouse and across all department - falling in line with customer requirements.
  • To manage a team of clerks, provide guidance and ensure accuracy in all aspects of work completed.
  • Complete and provide detailed handovers to oncoming shift
  • Review weekly team performance and prepare KPI reports and targets
  • Monitor and confidently create and spreadsheets for database usage
  • Correctly allocate staff within the department ensuring maximum efficiency
  • Confidently communicate with customers adhering to their demands



  • 3 years previous stock management/clerical experience;
  • 2 years previous planning and systems experience within a warehouse setting;
  • Excellent analytical and numerical credentials;
  • Previous use of manipulating WMS in particular Red Prairie;
  • Proven organisational and time-management skills;
  • Fantastic communication skills - verbal and written;
  • Computer literate


  • Close proximity to area;
  • Knowledge of health and safety criteria

Job Offer


  • £26,000 - £27,000


  • Monday - Friday
  • Sunday - Thursday
  • (must be flexible)


  • 12 Week Shifts
  • 8 Weeks = rotating 06:00-14:00 & 14:00-22:00
  • 4 Weeks = 22:00-06:00


  • 25 Days Holiday and pension scheme

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