Warehouse Controller

  • Location

    Hexham, Northumberland

  • Sector:

    Warehousing

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Victoria Dodd

  • Contact email:

    newcastle@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    WHCON_1557416794

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Victoria Dodd

Our client based in Northumberland is looking for a Warehouse controller to join the team on a 6 month Fixed term contract.

Main duties to include:

  • To manage the performance of the warehouse supervisors and their staff, including recruitment, induction, training, absence, time keeping and discipline in accordance with Company policy.
  • To review current operations and recommend / implement 'best practice' for storage, retrieval and dispatch of goods.
  • To ensure an effective liaison between the Warehouse, Production and Production/Materials Management to maximise the efficiency of the warehouse.
  • To assist in the maintenance of relevant systems and procedures for the location and retrieval of finished goods stock.
  • To work with the Safety Department to introduce and maintain effective safety policies for the warehouse.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Good standard of IT skills and competent use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Line-management experience.
  • Relevant related work experience (working knowledge of warehouse management and distribution essential).
  • Substantive knowledge and experience of FLT operations.
  • Knowledge of Site Health and Safety Rules.
  • Good standard of secondary education.
  • Recognised safety training qualifications.

Please submit your CV for consideration to mcameron@meridianbs.co.uk

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business.