Role details

Warehouse Shift Operations Manager- Large 3PL

Birmingham   •   £40,000 - £43,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Seeking experienced operations managers within 3PL or FMCG
  • MUST be flexible to work morning and afternoon shifts

About Our Client

A large 3PL based in Birmingham.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • To monitor and achieve all KPI's within areas of responsibility and the measurement of that achievement
  • Ensure regular reviews of warehouse operational performance
  • To have knowledge of all operating requirements across all areas of the business and associated systems
  • Encourage flexibility within your area of responsibility and ensure all staff can easily transfer to other areas of the business.
  • Ensure that mechanisms and processes are in place for forward planning
  • Ensure that channels are provided for open communication with your supervisors and staff and regularly review those channels of communication this will include daily shift briefs
  • Ensure costs are maintained within budget in conjunction with the Finance team for the supply chain business
  • Ensure that channels are provided to allow open dialogue with our customers, and provide such customers with data detailing our performance on their behalf
  • Ensure regular reviews of department performances and provide forums where new initiatives can be explored and discussed with your team
  • Ensure that all areas of the business achieve their daily/weekly KPI's by close liaison and planning with peers and the sharing of resources
  • Ensure regular review of staff attendance Ensure that supervisors are maintaining Training Records for your team
  • Ensure Housekeeping standards are reviewed and maintained
  • Ensure that all staff are trained and briefed on correct operating procedures including Health and Safety
  • To actively contribute and support the 6s initiative to ensure the working environment is clean, tidy and safe
  • To be flexible in attitude and approach with the ability to work within any of the Warehouse functions and departments

The Successful Applicant

Key Skills:

  • 4 years + Operational experience
  • 2 years + operational management experience
  • Experience in the development of operational budgets
  • Experience setting and monitoring performance targets
  • Resource planning experience
  • People management & HR experience
  • Manage the HR process including recruitment, training, disciplinary and grievances etc
  • Key understanding of legislative requirements for health and safety applicable to area of responsibility
  • Strong leadership abilities, driving results through a team approach
  • Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) experience
  • Experienced in supply chain logistics, able to interpret customer requirements into customer solutions
  • Demonstrate experience of managing change
  • A confident manager who can communicate effectively with all levels of staff and customers.
  • Experience of project management.
  • IT literacy - Intermediate level

What's on Offer

Salary on offer is between £40,000 and £43,000

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