Warehouse Day Manager

Posted 30 days ago by Pertemps
Location Northampton Job Type Permanent
Salary 28K-£35K DOE Sector Manufacturing & Industrial
Warehouse Day Manager
Full Time - Permanent
Salary - £28,000 - £35,000 DOE

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced people manager with excellent knowledge of the warehouse and distribution industry looking for a hands-on role to join a growing organisation in the centre of Northampton.

Main Duties:
-Design and implement Warehouse policies by establishing standards, systems and procedures, measuring results against standards and adjustments where necessary.
-Ensure all vehicles to be controlled by the site are loaded and unloaded appropriately and safely.
-Analyse and monitor internal processes, making adjustment when and where necessary
-Ensure an effective flow of information between the Warehouse Teams and Production
-Provide periodic reports and present to senior management
-Manage department staff relations and motivate, organise and encourage teamwork within departments to ensure productivity targets are met or exceeded
-Manage and monitor performance, counsel and discipline staff where required
-Maintain adequate levels of cover for absences and workloads in peak times
-Recruit new team members, including agency staff and once hired oversee their induction to ensure they receive the relevant training
-Monitor adherence to company policies and procedures, including health & safety; taking corrective action where required.
-Oversee the planned maintenance of vehicles, machinery and equipment.
-Monitor and record staff absences, timekeeping or other relevant staff issues.
-Operate and promote a safe working environment ensuring adherence to health and safety procedures and highlighting safety concerns and issues to management as they arise.
-Use space and mechanical handling equipment efficiently, making sure quality, budgetary targets and environmental objectives are met.
-Accurate presentation of all delivery paperwork (POD's)
-Review information flow on OOS's to both Customers and Sales Office
-Administer returns goods and supervise disposal in cooperation with Q.C.
-Ensure the correct recording of all stock movement
-Review the inspection and processing of all customer returns.
-Investigate and report all incidents e.g. accidents, poor performance.
-Support and engage with the quality and ISO departments to ensure the companies standards are met and exceeded.

The candidate:
-Must have previous experience within a warehousing environment
-Must have previous experience leading a team
-Will have a valid Counterbalance and Reach forklift licence
-Have the ability to motivate others

Salary: £28,000.00 to £35,000.00 per annum (DOE)