Warehouse Manager

Location
Burnley
Salary
£18000 - £18720 per annum
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
03 Mar 2017
Ref
00064437
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Warehouse Manager

- Nelson, Lancashire
- Up to £18,720 (£9.00/hr)
40hr per week 8.30am - 5.15pm Mon-Thu, 8.45am - 4.15pm Friday

Are you the type of manager that prefers to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in rather than sitting in an office?

Are you looking for the rare opportunity to work Monday to Friday on a day shift within an operations management role? If so then this is for you.

A small but fast growing pharmaceutical & sports supplement distribution company are looking for an ambitious person with a proactive attitude to managing warehouse operations with a team of four staff. There is the requirement to work closely with the management team on projects giving scope for career progression and variety within the job.

Requirements of Candidate:
- GCSE's of C or above in Maths, English & Science
- Relevant vocational qualifications such as btech, City & Guilds or NVQ.
- Must be highly IT literate; with ability to input, retrieve and analyse data.
- Experience of Sage 50 software specifically on the sales order, purchase order and stock modules.
- At least 1 years warehouse management/supervisor experience with appropriate certification to level 4

Main Duties:
- Managing the team and communicating the business objectives to the staff to achieve daily results in line with our goals
- Operation of SAGE 50 software - specifically purchase order, sales order and stock modules
- Introduction of efficiencies to the operation through continuous development
- Enforcing correct procedures throughout the warehouse to meet quality standards such as GMP and food safety.
- Using data to generate reports on forecasting of product re-order levels, frequencies and highlighting trends
- Project management and scheduling of work
- Assistance in the manufacturing of products when required
- Writing up SOP's and applying best practices
- Stock management, rotation and stock taking
- Identification of problems and the proposal of solutions
- Liaising with senior management and presenting KPI reports

Essential Experience
- Working in a warehouse environment with at least one year in a supervisory or managerial position
- Managing & leading teams
- Producing reports & working to KPI's
- Stock control & forecasting
- Creating Manufacturing flows & SOP's
- Using SAGE software in a workplace environment
- Project management
- Enforcing company policy

Benefits Package
- An ambitious company with a great close knit team to work in
- Excellent career potential through personal development and funded training
- Generous staff benefits packages' including annual performance related pay reviews
- Holidays are 28 days Inc Bank Holidays with increases for length of service
- Private health care plan and company pension are available