Warehouse Shift Manager

Posted 29 January by Page Personnel Logistics

The Warehouse Shift Manager will report to the senior management team. They will oversee a team of 40 operatives within a large scale operation and be responsible for the day to day management of the team. This role will be working on a split shift basis, 06:00 - 14:00, 14:00 - 22:00 any 5 from 7 days per week.

Client Details

A well known market leader with a number of sites across the UK. This role will be permanently based at one of their sites near Crewe.


The role of the Warehouse Shift Manager:

  • Lead and manage your team of circa 40-60 operatives
  • Plan volume order intake vs. staffing requirement
  • Ensure that all orders are despatched
  • Maintaining stock integrity and supporting the inventory functions
  • Run and update daily reports, explaining any abnormalities
  • Deliver Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) through effective use of resources and management of staff
  • Be active in identifying problems and solutions to rectify issues
  • Identify key members of the team for development, match people and opportunities to promote succession planning
  • Manage absence and attrition through effective use of policies and procedures to ensure that labour targets are delivered


The Successful Warehouse Shift Manager applicant will:

  • Will have previous experience in a Shift Manager level role
  • Be able to lead and develop a large team
  • Be able to introduce new ideas and encourage CI
  • Have stock management experience
  • Automation experience will be advantageous

Job Offer

Salary: £35,000 - £37,000

Hours: Any 5 from 7 days per week (06:00 - 14:00 / 14:00 - 22:00)

Reference: 34341981

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