Warehouse Manager Job Description

Role: Warehouse Manager
Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

We are looking for an organized warehouse manager to supervise the receipt, dispatching and storage of merchandise in our warehouse.

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you!

Key responsibilities:

  • To manage the shift performance of the warehouse operation to consistently meet the requirements of the Client, in line with the agreed service strategy to their network
  • Complete Excel Shift reports reporting stock shortages and stock held on site.
  • Ensure the shift is compliant with all Stock management using our WMS
  • To manage shift warehouse activities to ensure that budgetary/financial KPIs, and legislative/procedural and contractual commitments are met
  • To assist in developing a culture of continuous improvement to drive best-in-class activity and operational excellence, in line with OMS Elements and Principles and PDR objectives
  • To manage the night trunking operation and ensure on time arrival of trunks.
  • Allocation of pre-planned routes to vehicles by to planned weights and cube

Person specification:

  • Warehouse management experience in a high volume service driven operation is essential
  • Excellent team building, leadership and motivational skills
  • Transport knowledge advantageous
  • OMS background beneficial

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators
  • Leadership skills and ability manage staff
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Strong people skills