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Distribution and Warehouse Manager

Job Title: Distribution and Warehouse Manager
Location: Calne
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Reference: J19218
Contact Name: Hayley Dando
Contact Email: hayley.dando@24-7staffing.co.uk
Job Published: October 18, 2021 15:36

Job Description

We're looking for a talented Distribution And Warehouse Manager to work for our client.

They want to recruit someone with demonstrable experience in managing a distribution team.

If that's you then you could be exactly what they're looking for.


The Role:
Reporting to the Depot Manager and based in the company's Calne office, as the Distribution And Warehouse Manager you will be primarily responsible for managing the day-to-day running of the warehouse while monitoring the quality, quantity, cost, and efficiency of the movement and storage of goods, and ensuring that all delivery requirements for the depot are successfully met.

In the job you'll be tasked with the following:
- Leading by example and being hands-on in the warehouse developing new ways of working with the staff
- Ensuring the warehouse runs as effectively and efficiently as possible, implementing new systems as required
- Overseeing the goods in process and ensuring goods are checked in correctly and discrepancies reported and rectified
- Analysing data to monitor performance and plan improvements
- Maintaining effective stock management
- Carrying out monthly stock takes
- Investigating accidents and near misses, keeping records, and chairing disciplinaries for distribution staff
- Ensuring adequate staffing levels at all times
- Promoting staff development, training, and disciplinary matters


The Candidate:
The ideal candidate for this Distribution And Warehouse Manager role will have relevant experience in managing a distribution team.

You'll also need experience of:
- Warehouse management
- Route planning and route management
- Stock management
- Health and safety guidelines
- Monitoring tachograph records
- Maintaining vehicle service/repairs records

In addition, you'll need the following:
- Strong computer skills with a good understanding of Microsoft Office applications especially Microsoft Excel
- A great team working attitude
- Excellent management and communication skills
- Knowledge of the drinks industry along with warehousing policies and procedures

It would also be beneficial if you possess the following but not essential
- A valid fork lift license
- An understanding of IOSH

You'll also need to be polite and professional.

Does that sound like you? If so, we'd love to see your CV.


The Package:
Basic salary:  £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Benefits include:
- Paid pension contributions
- Employee discounts
- Employee wellness scheme
- Annual bonus
- Paid Holiday


The Company:
They are a UK drinks distributor, and as a business, they've been around since 1979.

They're a great company to work for. People join them for many reasons, such as they:
- Have the opportunity to progress
- Enjoy working for an established business


Interested? If you think you're right for this Distribution And Warehouse Manager role, then click the 'Apply Now' button, send us your CV and we'll consider you for the first round of interviews.

For more information please call Hayley on 01249 447 247