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Warehouse Manager
Area Job Ref Consultant Sector
Alton, Hampshire, England NL15 Jack Grierson Transport, Logistics


Warehouse Manager

Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 DoE

Location; Alton, Hampshire

We are looking for a hands-on warehouse manager for our specialist engineering client in East Hampshire.

This position would suit a strong people manager with an experience in warehouse/logistics management and a proven track record of delivering change in an operational environment. The successful candidate will not be afraid to assess the current logistics processes and structures and, where appropriate, make recommendations for change and be prepared to implement that change.

This role would suit a former military logistician and applications from ex-Service personnel are encouraged.

Job Description

Overall management of goods in and out

Liaising with couriers to ensure collections run smoothly

Order planning/prioritizing of warehouse workload

Goods In and Out, ensuring tight stock management and avoidance of delays

Checking freight out invoices and spot checking prices

Ordering packaging supplies and ensuring the best prices are obtained

Ensuring allocated resources of both manpower and machinery

Seeking ways of increasing department efficiency and effectiveness, including warehouse flow and space utilization

Manage relationships with all members of staff and have responsibility for their holiday, sick, discipline, identifying poor performing individuals and putting in place training as required supported by HR

Coaching and supporting staff

Responsible for organising the safe and efficient receipt, storage and despatch of warehoused goods

Ensure delivery deadlines are met

Manage the safe storage of all products

Prioritise daily work schedules to maximise warehouse productivity

Meet required standards of health and safety.

Control and manage the use of all mechanical handling equipment

Maintain good standards of housekeeping

Implement business procedures as required by the MD

Assist in the organisation of the annual Stock Take

To assist in any reasonable request to ensure the smooth running of the business

Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 DoE

Location; Alton, Hampshire