Our client is a successful, expanding e-commerce retailer offering quality products to the home and trade market. The company fabricate and supply a range of branded products both online and through their network of showrooms. With 5 depots in the UK, they already operate an efficient distribution and supply chain from their purpose built warehouse. This role involves the daily management of warehouse activities and ensure the operation can support aggressive business growth plans.
Managing stock and planning future capacity requirements.
Introduce and improve operational policies and procedures.
Ensure efficient use of space and layout.
Managing staff performance, motivation and recruiting warehouse staff.
Producing daily, weekly and monthly reports and statistics.
Liaising with internal departments - customer service, transport and production.
Managing warehouse budget.
Responsible for warehouse health & safety, hygiene and security.
Skills and Experience required:
Previous experience as a Warehouse Manager within a large business with multiple sites.
Ability to organise people, stock and budgets.
Drive and ability to facilitate expansion plans.
Experience of implementing process improvements.
Knowledge of using management software and reporting statistics.
Strong man management skills.
The client is looking for someone with critical thinking and problem solving skills, to drive and motivate the warehouse team and show strong leadership skills.
- Process Improvement
- Warehouse Management