Warehouse Manager

Hereford Permanent £35,000 - £40,000
  • Warehouse Manager for a Growing Business
  • Chance to add value and develop an operation

About Our Client

My client is a growing Retailer who are based within the Hereford area. They are within the Logistics Distribution and Supply chain sector.

They have created a new role which has been created to underpin business growth and align all operations departments; to lead and create Operations Improvement Projects and align all teams.

This is a very rare exciting opportunity however you must be within a realistic commute to Hereford.

Job Description

The successful candidate will;

  • Oversee the day to day Warehouse, Customer service & Distribution within a 75,000 sq. ft. Warehouse and an in house Distribution facility in Hereford
  • Be responsible for up to 40+ heads on site, managed through 3 direct reports
  • Work with key stakeholders both internally and externally including; Finance and HR
  • Ensure the operation is running efficiently and tracking at or below an agreed budgeted cost level.
  • Take the lead for all H&S matters throughout the site.
  • Manage the inbound, pick and dispatch teams working across varied shift patterns
  • Ensure Inventory damage / loss is kept to a minimum at all times.
  • Be responsible for performance development, performance improvement / challenges and HR related issues up to disciplinary and dismissal.
  • Manage and lead a culture of Continuous Improvement
  • Undertake and recognise projects for process improvement within the Operation
  • Be responsible for creating and implementing KPIS in all areas and align the operational teams
  • Responsible for achieving 99% OTIF

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Warehouse Manager role will have the following skills and experiences:

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background with exposure to Warehouse
  • A minimum of 5+ years Logistics management experience.
  • Proven track record in identifying change and shaping operations
  • Able to work alone and have the desire to create change initiative
  • Implementation and identification of a new WMS & RF Scanning System
  • Have managed in excess of 15 staff previously
  • Experience of creating and Delivering KPI's
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be results driven and commercially minded.
  • Be within a REALISTIC commute to Hereford

This candidate may have worked within a; Warehouse Manager, Logistics Manager, Operations Improvement Manager, Operations Manager, Site Manager or General Manager role previously.

What's on Offer

For the successful Warehouse Manager you will receive;

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000

Annual Bonus

Holidays 25 + Bank Holidays

Government Pension

Laura Frost
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+44 117 906 5521

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Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
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