Have you had full autonomy in managing a high volume site? Do you have the ability to mentor and develop a small team of Supervisors? We are recruiting for a Warehouse Manager to join a market leading textile company based in Birmingham. Salary £29-34k plus 24 days holiday plus bank holidays and other excellent benefits working Mon-Thurs 0930-1800 & Fri 0930-1700. This is a newly created permanent position.
As Warehouse Manager, you will manage the day to day operation of this warehouse including approx 37 staff, ensuring efficient and cost effective fulfilment of customer requirements, lead by example and ensure all deliveries and collections are fulfilled within company standards and to time requirements, encompassing both speed and accuracy with right first time approach.
To be successful, you will have at least 3 years proven experience in managing a site with limited support or have previously had full autonomy managing a site with at least 20+ employees, within a high volume environment.
It is essential that you have a positive 'can do' attitude with the ability to mentor, coach and develop your team.
You will have proven success in driving and ensuring stock accuracy within a high volume warehouse. Proven multi-site experience in operations is beneficial as you will be working in a remote site communicating regularly with HQ in Northern Ireland.
It is essential that you are proficient in the use of Word, Powerpoint and Excel with good knowledge of WMS systems (ideally Navision or MS Dynamics). Hands on experience of implementing 5S and other Lean principles or Six Sigma would be advantageous to be successful in this role along with good knowledge of ISO quality systems. Proven success in CI (Continuous Improvement) activities would be desirable.
This role would suit: Warehouse Manager, Depot Manager, Yard Manager, Site Manager, Operations Manager, Operations Supervisor, Distribution Manager, Logistics Manager, Plant Manager, Supply Chain Manager
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.