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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