Warehouse Manager (312225)



£35,000 - £40,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Hertfordshire -- Letchworth

Job Type

22 May 2018

Working for a nationwide distributor of frozen foods and Ice creams, you will be responsible for managing a high level of service as well as the efficient running of a cold store warehouse.

Your primary goal will be to make sure all orders are correct and dispatched in a timely manor.

Key responsibilities of the role:

· Managing and motivating your team of supervisors.

· Staff recruitment and management through disciplinary, grievance and performance monitoring.

· Efficient management of stock through periodic stock takes, properly maintained records and stock rotation.

· Management of resource ensuring departments are covered for goods-in, picking and replenishment across shifts.

· Managing warehouse capacity to ensure optimum use of space.

· Health & Safety compliance.

· Warehouse performance reporting through KPIs.

· Continual review of operations to explore method improvement projects.

· Effective cost control of staffing and overheads.

Requirements for the role:

· Minimum of 5 years experience of warehousing and logistics, ideally within a cold-store environment (although this is not essential).

· RTITB or ITSSAR counterbalance and/or reach truck qualification.

· Recognised Health & Safety qualification would be beneficial.

· Proven man management experience.

· Excellent communicator

· Enthusiastic and motivated individual who thrives working in a fast paced and busy environment.

The company offers a wide rang of benefits including;

28 days holiday, company bonus scheme, child care vouchers and free on-site parking.

£35K + depending on experience.

Contact information

Maria Mason