Warehouse & Operations Manager

  • Job Reference: 00026287-1
  • Date Posted: 6 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bolton, Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Warehouse & Operations Manager - Growing team of 80 - Manchester
Implementation and Operational improvement ! Take us to the next level!
Fantastic growth, fast moving, growing business with a tremendous history!
Full Time - Perm! Manchester
Senior Warehouse and distrubution team management
Competitive Salary - benefits and more...
Looking for dynamic, motivated leader with NEBOSH or IOSH and has experience in a similar role and can add real value and expertise operationally to this fantastic dispatch hub.
Live role 20th Nov 2020 - Start ASAP
The Role - Improve, coach, implement, encourange, change, develop!
* Assist in the operational management and imporvement of all aspects of the warehouse including but not limited to Goods in, Inventory, Picking, Packing, Returns & Despatch, PI Counts.
* Responsible for the Management of the Health & Safety of the warehouse, developing a culture of safety and security awareness within the operation.
* Lead, Manage, coach, and Develop existing Warehouse team.
Key Responsibilities
* Ensuring all operational KPI's and company requirements are met, tracked and challenged.
* Be instrumental in the day-to-day running and cleanliness of the warehouse, managing order volumes, daily workload, and continuous process improvement of the operation.
* Be responsible to create and document SOPs, Work Instructions, etc.
* Challenge existing processes, providing input on continual improvements which increase capacity and improve efficiency.
* Complete investigations including CAPAs (Corrective Action Preventative Action) on any process deviations that are identified within strict timescales.
* Process driven, with the ability to manage staff productivity and performance.
* Lead, Manage, coach, and Develop existing Warehouse team.
* Maintain all warehouse operational standards and processes and ensures all team members follow procedures to improve efficiency.
* Managing and initiate specific improvement projects.
* Promote and support Covid-19 required measures in line with government guidelines.
* Manage staff appraisals and disciplinary.
* Manage the FLT fleet.
Key Skills
* The ability to multi-task and prioritise your own and your teams' work-load effectively.
* Strong organisational and time management skills.
* The ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently.
* Initiative to solve problems unaided.
* Team working skills and the ability to lead and motivate others.
* Hands-on commitment to getting the job done.
* Knowledge and experience in warehousing Health and Safety.
* Be a role model.
* Knowledge of VNA and HLOP trucks
Personal Attributes and Experience
* Demonstrable previous experience in warehouse management at a manager or supervisory level is essential
* Experience of managing Health and Safety activities
* Experience in warehouse management or ERP systems and excel spreadsheets
* Proven ability to direct and coordinate operations
* Strong and confident communicator with people on all levels of a business
* NEBOSH qualified or IOSH
Looking or a December or start of JAN start (Earlier if no notice period)
Fantastic role and people and a great team in a growing company - LIVE NOW