A well-established and reputable employer is seeking an experienced Warehouse Manager, preferably with a manufacturing background, to join their long-standing workforce. The role will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the warehouse which included grinding, cutting, material handling, storage, and dispatch.

Our client is offering is offering a generous remuneration package that includes a highly competitive salary and great company benefits.

The Role:

  • Managing, motivating, and mentoring a team of up to 18 FTE, including two supervisors
  • Leading by example creating a culture in line with company expectations
  • Ensure that the department controls are effective in ensuring that all products sent meet or exceed customer expectations
  • Ensure all warehouse documents and regulatory requirements are correctly recorded, controlled and maintained; consistently reviewing and improving all documentation, processes and controls to enable effective and robust systems
  • Act as the warehouse primary point of contact on all matters
  • Manage workflow
  • Manage the workforce; including holding probationary meetings, disciplinary and grievance meetings, back to work meetings, and sickness & absence paperwork
  • Achieve and maintain a level of performance that is defined through agreed KPI measures and the appraisal system
  • Pro-actively pursue excellence to improve customer service and attract new business.
  • Ability to motivate and revitalise the department’s contribution towards service levels and improvements systems
  • Proactively lead measurable continuous improvement initiatives and report on their progress
  • Measure performance and ensure that it is accurately and routinely reported
  • Setting and controlling the annual budget for the department
  • Implement, execute, measure and report on matters of health and safety

The Person:

  • Applicants must have previous leadership experience within a manufacturing environment and be able to demonstrate proven success in leading and motivating a team
  • Knowledge of grinding and cutting tools would be an advantage
  • Health and safety regulations awareness
  • Strong and effective communication including verbal and nonverbal
  • Exceptional organisation with an attention to detail
  • Driven to meet deadlines in line with compliance
  • A team player and willingness to get stuck in
  • Proactive approach to getting things done
  • Excellent with IT particularly in Microsoft Office; Excel and PowerPoint

Additional Information:

  • Daytime hours Monday to Friday
  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • 33 days holiday including BH
  • 2x Life Assurance Benefit
  • BUPA Health cover
  • Travel insurance for employee and spouse
  • EAP
  • 7% company contribution to pension.

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