Warehouse first line manager

Posted 5 February by Euro Car Parts Featured

We are looking for a hands on, ultra-pragmatic leader who has the energy, drive and determination to lead our warehouse team through this period of exciting growth. You will lead from the front and thrive in a fast paced, changing environment. The first line manager will be responsible for ensuring the effective and efficient running of the shift to ensure the warehouse departments are conducted so the customer’s expectations are met.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a forward thinking first line manager with previous experience managing a diverse team, leading through culture change and growth. This role is fundamentally responsible for the successful running of the department; through having correct staffing levels to ensure you are able to meet your KPI’s. You will be required to brief your team leaders daily to ensure they are working efficiently and effectively.

Within this position you will be focused on the performance management of core and agency staff to ensure that productivity plans are met, departmental targets are achieved whilst maintaining housekeeping and Health and Safety standards.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a proven warehouse first line manager to be a part of one of the most exciting automation projects of the decade. You will be an effective team player with a positive and flexible approach teamed with the ability to use your own initiative. If you are a hands on manager who can demonstrate excellent leadership skills then this is the opportunity for you.

Euro Car Parts, who are we?

We are the UK’s leading independent distributor of car parts. Each year, Euro Car Parts supplies essential components and consumables to more than five million cars and light commercial vehicles. Each day, more than 2,750 Euro Car Parts vans and bikes make over 50,000 deliveries to independent and franchised garages, bodyshops and fleet service centres across the UK. In addition, over 400,000 retail customers regularly visit our stores for DIY parts, car care products and accessories.

This is just the beginning. Our brand new National Distribution Centre means every aspect of our business has been dramatically enhanced. We deliver the ultimate parts buying experience: Any make, any model. The right products, at the right prices - first time, every time. As our business grows we are careful to maintain the core principles of value and service that saw the first branch open in 1978.

Our brand new semi-automated distribution centre in Tamworth includes 47,500 sq. ft. of offices alongside four level access doors and 64 dock doors. It can stock 150,000 different product lines and can despatch over 200,000 items each night. When Euro Car Parts opened its first National Distribution Centre at Tamworth in June 2010 it was described as "state-of-the-art" and "the envy of the industry". Fast forward just a few years and Tamworth II is three times bigger and even more high tech than the original NDC.

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