Warehouse Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Food Production

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  • Salary:

    £30000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, parking

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

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  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Warehouse Manager

The Opportunity:

Are you an energetic, enthusiastic and highly experienced Warehouse Manager with strong people management skills and experience of SAP?  If so, we have a great, Devon based opportunity to manage in excess of 30 staff and 2 shift supervisors.  The role will be based at Tiverton with responsibility for Health & Safety, quality, all stock movements, hygiene and housekeeping of the Warehouse and Distribution teams. Keeping final product, material losses and damages to a minimum, ensuring equipment is maintained.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Effectively lead the warehouse and distribution teams
  • Work closely with an outsourced and off site transport and planning
  • Develop team leaders to ensure SAP capability is cascaded through direct reports.
  • Monitoring yields in SAP report and identifying opportunities for savings whilst investigating.
  • Ensure all deliveries are on time and in full (OTIF)
  • Follow the weekly production schedule, flagging any issues that may cause disruption to the warehouse management and/or deliveries
  • Carry-out PDR’s & reviews for staff and Shift Managers.
  • Assist in developing work instructions, team assessment and performance monitoring and training records.
 Preferred Skills:
  •  SAP warehouse management essential, including stock-taking
  • Having the ability to coach and develop others to improve performance is essential.
  • Lead from the front
  • Health & Safety awareness
  • Sound knowledge of good manufacturing practices
  • BRC standards in warehousing
Personal Attributes:
Strong people management skills
Excellent communication skills
The ability to multitask

Working Hours:

8am-4pm Monday to Friday