Distribution Centre Team Leader

Basildon, UK
30 May 2019
28 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed Business Support are pleased to be working with an expanding business based in Basildon.

They are currently looking for a Team Leader to work in their busy distribution centre, paying up to £25,000

Working alongside your Team Leader colleagues you will be part of a team taking full responsibility for the DC and all areas associated with this.

Key areas of responsibilities may include:
• Ensure same day dispatch for all orders
• Ensure pick accuracy levels remain within business target
• Daily booking in of all lines received from UK suppliers
• Strive for continuous improvement with Picking efficiencies
• Ensure all workstations have the correct equipment and consumables for packaging
• Quality Control checks and process
• Management of daily Bulk > Pick face replenishments
• Liaise with Supply Chain team to manage supplier non-conformance & supplier returns
• Continuous reduction & management of rework products
• Ensure Trade Counter performance is of highest standard
• Ensure Bulk putaway is cleared daily and any excess UK Lines are flagged to Supply Chain team
• Goods into receiving zones management
• Take ownership of all Quality related issues
• Ensure carrier collections are made and on time
• Liaise with Contact Centre on any queries or special customer requests
• Monitor packaging levels and liaise with external packaging suppliers
• Liaise with Projects/Productivity Manager & DC Managers to review stock accuracy credits
• Complete daily/weekly/monthly Health & Safety checks
• Planning of holiday cover within your team
• Completion of RTW's and absence management within your team
• Regular recorded dialogue with your team
• Coach, mentor, and develop staff, including overseeing new employee on boarding and providing career development planning and opportunities.
• Ensure outside areas (loading/unloading/skips) are clean and tidy at all times

Generic Duties / Responsibilities
• Ensure best practice in place to ensure staff safety comes first
• Offer cover for other DC Team Leaders/Managers for holidays, absence, meetings, etc
• Ensure housekeeping standards are in place and maintained
• Ensure staff are wearing correct uniform and PPE where required
• Ensure full weekend dispatch carried out when on shift

Key Requirements
• Good Standard of MS products inc Excel
• Strong people leadership that can be evidenced
• Flexible in approach to working shifts/weekends
• Analytical thought process and logical approach to problem solving

If you feel you have the relevant skills and you are looking for a new challenge then please send an up to date CV to andrew.maude@reedglobal.com

PLEASE NOTE - Due to the levels of applications I will receive on this role I will only be taking applications via email or on Reed.co.uk

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