JOB TITLE: Warehouse Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Reference : 8641AH Job Category : Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 13/06/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £20000 - £25000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a Warehouse Manager for a new depot that is opening in the Newcastle area for one of our large, blue chip clients. Operating in the non-food FMCG industry this is an ideal role for a hands-on warehouse/distribution manager with strong people skills.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are looking to recruit a Warehouse Manager for a new depot that is opening in the Newcastle area for one of our large, blue chip clients. Operating in the non-food FMCG industry this is an ideal role for a hands-on warehouse/distribution manager with strong people skills.

Main duties will include:
*Team briefings and workload planning
*Stock control
*Monitor and report upon the quality of supplier deliveries
*Manage stock in category order and availability
*Ensure the team adheres to all safety standards within the warehouse
*Allocate, pick and pack orders on time and ensure dispatch in a timely manner
*Manage a team of around 12 staff
*Ensure all deliveries are tracked and any late / non-deliveries are managed
*Train and develop staff as necessary
*Ensure communication between stores and the warehouse are consistent
*Ensure that all paperwork and operational reporting is completed on time
*Manage accuracy of paperwork with all staff
*Assess staff rotas and amend as required depending on volumes
*Discipline staff when required
*Ensure that staff are using the in-house stock control system accurately
*Maintain stock levels - ensuring accuracy of information provided to the Depot Manager
*Attend management meetings as required

A successful Warehouse Manager applicant must be able to demonstrate people management and logistical management experience within a fast moving warehouse environment, taking ownership for the smooth and efficient running of this site. All relevant warehousing/distribution qualifications (e.g. CPC, NVQ or equivalent) will be viewed as beneficial.


Job Keywords

"warehouse manager" "logistics manager" "distribution manager" FMCG CPC Newcastle



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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