Warehouse Shift Manager in Page Personnel at Leicester, England, United Kingdom

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This listing is about Page Personnel in Leicester, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

  • Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00 Shifts|Leading eCommerce & Distribution firm – multiple sites throughout the UK

About Our Client

Page Personnel Logistics has exclusively retained and partnered with a leading Fulfillment and Distribution firm in their search for a Warehouse Shift Manager based at their site in Leicester, operating across a weekday shift pattern.

Job Description

On a daily basis the successful Warehouse Shift Manager will report into the Site Manager, leading a team of 15-20 permanent warehouse operatives. You will also have responsibility for the following areas:

  • Daily management of 15-20 operatives + agency staff
  • Managing costs and performance of the shift
  • Lead and engage a team to drive excellent customer service
  • Effective management of performance, conduct, absence, engagement and training and development of team members, holding people accountable to agreed departmental and company standards.
  • Monitor KPI’s, identify and communicate associated actions and highlight areas for improvement such as:
    • Basis managerial responsibility such as Return to works, appraisals, absence management
    • Joint responsibility for continuous improvement within the warehouse – 5S
    • Responsible for all health & safety across site and promoting a safe atmosphere in which to work.

Warehouse Shift Manager hours of works for this role will be (or similar):

Monday to Friday – 08:00 – 17:00

The Successful Applicant

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

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • Working within an eFulfillment or eCommerce environment would be highly desirable
  • Have managed 20+ people and team leaders previously in a Warehouse / Distribution environment.
  • Have 3+ years people management experience within a Warehouse / Distribution industry
  • Have worked within an eCommerce / Fast paced / demanding environment previously.
  • IOSH certified (desirable – at least an understanding or examples of being able to increase workplace efficiency and manage risk and resources)
  • An understanding of 5S / Lean / Six Sigma would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Be open to Continuous Improvement and Change Management ideas in an ever-changing business unit.
  • Have a proven track record in people management, people development and performance management with tangible examples.
  • Be commutable to Leicester (Lutterworth, Coventry, Rugby, Hinckley, Nuneaton all commutable)

The successful candidate may have worked within a Senior Warehouse Supervisor, FLM, Shift Manager, Assistant Site Manager, Assistant Depot Manager, Operations Manager role previously.

What’s On Offer

  • Salary – £30,000 to £34,500
  • Company Holiday scheme
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Plus additional company benefits
  • Leicester, Coalville, Coventry, Rugby, Hinckley, Glenfield, Nuneaton all commutable

Contact: Mark Smith

Quote job ref: JN-062021-2932563

Brand: PP

Company: Page Personnel

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Leicester, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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