Warehouse Manager

Posted 10 July 2024
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum + perks
Job type Permanent
Discipline Food Manufacturing / FMCG
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working in partnership with an FMCG firm based in Belfast on the appointment of a Warehouse Manager.

Reporting directly to the Operations Manager you will be responsible for managing and mentoring a team made up of a Warehouse Supervisor, a Goods in Supervisor, a Stock Controller and a team of around 12 Operatives.

If you have a been working at Supervisory level for a minimum of 2 years managing a similar sized team, you will be considered.

What's in it for you?

  • Starting salary of up to £40,000
  • Healthshield cash plan

In your new role:

  • With a strong focus on continuous oversee receiving, sales order picking, packing, shipping, manpower planning, value added services and QA
  • Manage of order processing and stock management systems
  • Work closely with the procurement team for management of stock
  • Monitor KPI's for Distribution Costs, Pick Rates, Inventory, Warehouse Efficiency Levels, Attendance and Inbound & Outbound service levels
  • Optimise physical material flow by identifying and eliminating safety hazards and waste
  • Identify any problems relating to the product, process, and quality and implement effective cost-conscious solutions
  • Complete regular performance reviews, manage attendance, holidays, disciplinary issues, and procedures of your direct reports
  • Ensure that facilities are maintained in a clean and safe manner and emphasise good safety practices through safety awareness training programs, and policies
  • Ensure all employees are trained in the safe operation of equipment
  • Develop relationships with key transport suppliers

What you will need to succeed:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience managing a team in a fast paced warehouse
  • Educated to A Level / HND level
  • Good knowledge of Warehouse Management Systems

For a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can support you with your next move, get in touch with Chris our Supply Chain specialist today.