Our client is looking for an effective Warehouse Manager to direct their warehousing and distribution operations.
You will oversee the efficient receipt, storage, value-adding servicing and dispatch of food products.
Ultimately, you should be able to ensure productivity targets are achieved and that all warehouse processes are running smoothly and promptly.
Strategically manage warehouse in compliance with companys policies and vision
Oversee receiving, warehousing, distribution and maintenance operations
Setup layout and ensure efficient space utilization
Initiate, coordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures
Adhere to all warehousing, handling and shipping legislation requirements
Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security
Manage stock control and reconcile with data storage system
Liaise with clients, suppliers and transport companies
Plan work rotas, assign tasks appropriately and appraise results
Produce reports and statistics regularly
Receive feedback and monitor the quality of services provided
Proven work experience as a Warehouse Manager
Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices
Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives
Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases
Leadership skills and ability manage staff
Strong decision making and problem solving skills
Excellent communication skills
This is a temporary mid to long term contract based in Ipswich, hourly rate will be based on a salary of between 37k and 40k per annum