Warehouse Manager

Recruitment Genius
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

Since 1971, this company has been a market leading manufacturer and distributor of cabinet hardware, fixtures, fittings and site supplies. Their Mission - "The one source Solution for those forming Interior Spaces, delivering cost savings and fast dedicated service". With significant investment into research and development we have continued to grow year on year and build upon their success!

The Team Culture

"Enthusiastic, Fun, Professional, Consistent and Honest" - We are an enthusiastic team that is driven by results! They build upon their success and are accountable to ensure we deliver as a team.

Key Skills and Experience required

- A motivated dedicated flexible individual with substantial, proven experience in distribution
- Experience in team management and excellent leadership skills
- Organization and prioritization skills
- Ability to handle important detailed information accurately
- Ability to work under own initiative with a flexible and adaptable approach
- Good interpersonal, communication and team working skills.
- Able to cope in a busy and pressurized environment.
- Experience in working with Microsoft Office computer programs

Main Responsibilities, tasks & duties:

- To oversee all aspects of the Goods In, Dispatch and Stock hold.
- To oversee and recommend improved systems in conjunction your manager to enable efficient and cosT effective lean methods are utilized and OTIF is improved dramatically.
- To work closely with the other department managers to improve the effectiveness of the following areas - Customer Service, Warehousing, Quality control, Logistics, Health and Safety.
- To work on a full time basis with the warehouse team to ensure that the Implementation of 5S and lean throughout the business is adhered to.
- Managing and leading the team effectively and taking responsibility for complete and seamless daily fulfilment of all KPI`s set by the Management.
- Ensuring that housekeeping and consumables are maintained.
- Ensure all working practices are carried out in a safe working environment.
- Manage all unloading of ISO containers.
- Receipt and processing of customer returns.
- Processing of orders for dispatch on the internal software system and ensuring that items are available for dispatch
- Managing stocktaking in the warehouse doing random checks and reporting on trends to The Operations manager.
- Ensuring accuracy of pick and pack of orders
- Ensuring a high standard of packing is adhered to for all goods leaving the building
- To ensure good are dispatched in the most cost effective courier method.
- Organisation of same day courier runs where required
- Ensuring all doors are looked and equipment off at End of Day
- Providing training supervising and appraising staff.
- Managing budgets.
- Administering stock control and cyclical stock checks
- Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation
- Maintaining KPIs and statistical information.