Warehouse Shift Manager (AM/PM Shifts)

Derbyshire Permanent £36,000 - £41,000
  • A large blue-chip organisation, with large growth prospects
  • Strong people management and engagement skills required...

About Our Client

The successful Warehouse Shift Manager (AM/PM Shifts) will be joining a very successful blue-chip business who have just undergone a merger with another large mutli-national business. As a result, my client's e-commerce function has now doubled in size and thus requires a strong leader to join their team! My client's full focus is on empowering a team to achieve full productivity and therefore you will need to fulfil these ethics to be successful.

Job Description

As a Warehouse Shift Manager (AM/PM Shifts) you will manage a team of around 80+ colleagues on a daily basis, whilst reporting into the E-Commerce Warehouse Manager. Your team will look to you for engagement and support across an experience fast-paced e-commerce based operation in Derbyshire.

  • Active day-to-day management of an E-Commerce based team which involves goods in, picking, replenishment and despatch.
  • Leadership of both direct and indirect reports, which includes FLM's, Team Leaders and Warehouse Operatives.
  • Workload planning, volume forecasting and peak planning is essentially controlled.
  • Providing effective leadership within health & safety and promoting only the highest standards at all times.
  • Ensuring that colleague's skills are actively enhanced at every opportunity, such as further training and development.
  • Daily management such as RTW, holiday management, 1-2-1's, PDR's, appraisals.
  • Management and accuracy checks of all stock management via a WMS system.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be reporting directly into the E-Commerce Warehouse Manager and will work between Sunday-Thursday across a 0600-1400 or 1400-2200 shift. The working environment will be unionised and you will ideally have the following skills and attributes:

  • Strong experience and examples of success within continuous improvement - including kaizen and 5S methods
  • Experience of performance management across large numbers of employees.
  • A positive mentality towards health and safety excellence.
  • Proven examples of exceeding KPI targets and motivating a team.
  • Passed experience of an automated warehouse environment - ideally WMS, WCS or Red Prairie
  • Easily commutable within the wider Derbyshire area.
  • Over 4+ years in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector.

What's on Offer

  • £36,000-£41,000
  • 10% management bonus
  • Private healthcare coverage
  • 33 days per annual leave
  • Private family healthcare
Reece Clarke
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+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Sub Sector
Warehousing Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
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