Warehouse Supervisor

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    Administration, Warehousing, Managed Service

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    Phoebe Griffin

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    0118 907 3199

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    30 days ago

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Permanent Role - Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week

We are looking for Warehouse Supervisor to join our successful team within an Electrical Trade Wholesaler based out of Cheltenham (GL51)

  • Contracted to 40 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday - 07:00 - 16:00
  • No bank holiday working required
  • Benefits: Pension scheme, Life assurance, 25 days holiday
  • Logistics’/ Warehouse experience essential  

As a Warehouse supervisor, you will work alongside the business manager to assist with the day to day operations within a warehouse environment, Supervise and work with the warehouse team to drive fulfilment rates and provide training and coaching to ensure service level targets are consistently achieved.

Warehouse Supervisor - The Role:

  • Monitor performance, drive improvement and resolve challenges and issues as they arise.
  • Deliver customer expectations within defined service level agreements and to continuously improve customer service levels through accurate monitoring and process changes within a cost-efficient and traceable framework.
  • Drive Logistics policy and procedure to motivate, lead and develop staff to achieve objectives and comply with company policies and procedures, addressing any shortfalls in performance, whilst continually striving for continuous improvement.
  •  Exhibit strong technical and operational experience in ensuring transport operations are tightly controlled on a next day and same day service offering
  • Assist with the management of Microlise, Paragon and FORS compliance and accreditation within the Region.
  • Promote Health and Safety standards within the Logistics Region, ensure compliance to the Health and Safety Policy, to seek out and implement methods to further improve performance.
  • To review all Key Performance Indicators, with regards to miles, drops, postcodes, costs then take prompt and appropriate action to correct any shortfalls in those areas.
  • Systematically reconciles conflicting pressures into consistent and intelligent business decisions affecting both own their own job and the overall pressures on the team. Allocates tasks and workload efficiently across the team to obtain the best overall outcome. Deals with crisis calmly and efficiently.
  • Develop and manage relationships with internal customers and third parties to determine their requirements and deliver in line with service level agreements.
  • Ensures that daily work schedules for the Drivers are appropriately prepared and executed.
  • Ensure that the equipment and PPE necessary for Drivers are available and maintained to the required standards.
  • Control and monitor costs within your area of responsibility e.g. driver overtime, absence, transport carrier costs.
Warehouse Supervisor - The Person:
  • Must have previous experience in supervising a small team 
  • Must have experience using Computer Systems such as Excel, word and stock management systems. 
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team


Our client believes that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, they will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK.