Nights Warehouse Shift Manager

Leicester Permanent
  • Sunday to Thursday / Tuesday to Saturday NIGHTS Shifts
  • Leading Distribution firm - multiple sites throughout the UK - career growth

About Our Client

Page Personnel Logistics has exclusively partnered with a leading Distribution firm in their search for a Nights Warehouse Shift Manager based at one of their largest UK Depots operating across a 24/7 shift pattern in Leicester.

Job Description

On a daily basis, the successful Nights Warehouse Shift Manager will report into the Operations Manager / General Manager, leading a team of 30-40+ warehouse operatives. You will also have responsibility for the following areas:

  • Daily management of 30-40+ operatives
  • Managing costs and performance of the shift
  • Lead and engage a team to drive excellent customer service
  • Effective management of performance, conduct, absence, engagement and training and development of team members, holding people accountable to agreed departmental and company standards.
  • Monitor KPI's, identify and communicate associated actions and highlight areas for improvement such as:
    • Basis managerial responsibility such as Return to works, appraisals, absence management
    • Joint responsibility for continuous improvement within the warehouse - 5S
    • Responsible for all health & safety across site and promoting a safe atmosphere in which to work.

Nights Warehouse Shift Manager hours of works for this role will be (or similar):

Sunday to Thursday - 22:00 - 08:00

Tuesday to Saturday - 22:00 - 08:00

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Nights Warehouse Shift Manager position will have the following skills and experiences:

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • Have managed 30+ people and 2+ team leaders previously in a Warehouse / Distribution environment.
  • Have 3+ years people management experience.
  • Have worked within an eCommerce / Fast paced / demanding environment previously.
  • An understanding of 5S / Lean / Six Sigma would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Be open to Continuous Improvement and Change Management ideas in an ever-changing business unit.
  • Have a proven track record in people management, people development and performance management with tangible examples.
  • Worked in a Nights Shift pattern previously - this will be considered advantageous by the client.
  • Be commutable to Leicester

The successful candidate may have worked within a Warehouse Senior Team Lead, Warehouse Team Leader, Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Shift Manager, Shift Manager role previously.

What's on Offer

  • Salary - £32,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus up to 10%
  • Company Holiday scheme
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Plus additional company benefits
Contact
Mark Smith
Quote job ref
JN-122020-1559850
Phone number
+44 116 282 1566

Job summary

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Consultant name
Mark Smith
Consultant phone
+44 116 282 1566
Job reference
JN-122020-1559850