WAREHOUSE SUPERVISOR (Lates) c£29k + Benefits

Posted 5 April by Strive Supply Chain
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Our client is a leading FMCG Distribution Company in the UK and, due to an exciting major new contract win, we are delighted to assist them in their search for a Warehouse Supervisor at their site in Hertfordshire, on a Sunday to Thursday, 1330hrs to 2130hrs shift.

Reporting into the Warehouse Manager, with a team of c50FTEs, as Warehouse Supervisor, you will be expected to lead your team on a day to day basis in achieving productivity targets, customer service targets, (internal and external) through operational KPIs.

Key Responsibilities for Warehouse Supervisor:

  • Ensure team members achieve the standards set by the management.
  • Communicate the required standards to team members and ensure that they clearly understand their responsibility
  • Train and coach team members to achieve standards
  • Monitor team performance and behaviour, where necessary take corrective action to achieve agreed standards
  • Carry out performance reviews to the development of his/her team to achieve fulfil their potential.
  • Motivate team members to achieve standards, by communicating performance targets, areas for improvement, giving praise and recognition for achievement or improvement.
  • Ensure that their team understand company policies and procedures where it affects day to day activities.
  • Implement change and continuous improvement objectives as agreed with the depot management
  • Be visible in leading their team and area in maintaining and improving safety standards with the objective of zero accidents.
  • Take appropriate measures to minimise stock loss and cost of credits in their area
  • Maintain standards of housekeeping and hygiene in line with depot quality and safety standards

The Candidate for Warehouse Supervisor:

  • From a similar FMCG Environment
  • Ability to lead large teams in delivering target performance and continuous improvement
  • Possess a proven track record for delivering a consistently high operational performance in a temperature-controlled environment.
  • Have extensive experience of managing a large diverse work force in a time critical environment requiring demanding levels of productivity and accuracy in line with Contract requirements.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, and possess excellent influencing, negotiating and motivational skills.
  • Proactively develop and train warehouse management team to raise the capability of the overall function
  • Understand the nature of costs and benefits to the Company both qualitative and quantitative.

Reference: 37690837

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