Warehouse Assistant Manager

Job Title: Warehouse Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Reference: 958792_1548948267
Contact Name: Nick Sollis
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2019 15:24

Job Description

Detailed Job Description
Location: Wotton Bassett
Salary: £27-30k
Job type: Permanent, Full-Time

Overseeing the Warehouse & Distribution function, this integral role must ensure the transport operations and warehouse are managed to a high degree of competency to ensure that our customers are served with the right goods, within SLAs, and at the right cost and our products are stored and handled effectively.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to take full ownership of this function and who is ambitious to develop the team and their career.

*Manage all inbound and outbound supplier fulfilments from our warehouse
*Manage the scheduling, booking-in and undertaking of all customer fulfilments (deliveries, collections, exchanges, disposals, repairs etc) in line with customer service and cost targets
*Manage all picking activities for supplier and customer fulfilments
*Manage the Warehouse & Distribution Team from recruitment through to exit in line with our performance management framework including the completion of time sheets and tachographs and the handling of any necessary resulting actions
*Manage the Warehouse & Distribution Team to ensure all staff are trained to complete the duties expected of them
*Manage our warehouse/ fulfilment centre in line with commercial leases, to ensure health and safety requirements are met and to take responsibility for stock and building security including being a key holder
*Ensure all stock is effectively stored and graded and oversee the accurate accounting, rotation of and quality of stock received, stored and delivered
*Manage all rented or owned vans in line with commercial leases and to ensure they are correctly maintained including the scheduling of equipment and vehicle maintenance and cleanliness within the requirements of current legislation
*Manage all fulfilment related data to ensure 100% accuracy across relevant platforms at all times
*Formulate, document, manage and constantly review all processes, policies and systems required for the Warehouse & Distribution Team suggesting and implementing improvements

Skills & Experience:
*4+ years' experience of managing 6+ Luton vehicles and 8+ warehouse & distribution colleagues
*4+ years' experiencing managing a fulfilment hub/ warehouse
*Experience using logistics planning and warehouse/ stock management systems
*Good analytical skills and highly proficient in Excel
*Budget management experience
*Experience of leading a team, performance coaching and employee engagement
*Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills
*A proven track record of process improvement and change
*Thrive in fast-paced environments with a meticulous eye for detail
*HGV vehicle management experience (desirable but not essential)
*CPC Qualified (desirable but not essential)

If you think this role might be of interest, please contact Nick Sollis on 01453 829767 and forward your CV

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