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Kingswinford, England
Job Type
Full Time
£25,000 - £27,000 Per Year
Date Posted
11 days ago

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My client, a local manufacturing company , are looking for an experienced Warehouse Supervisor/ Manager to join their expanding team on a permanent basis. This is a key appointment with responsibility for managing, organising and planning the warehouse and an opportunity to make your own mark in an expanding business.

  • Reporting to the Senior Warehouse Manager
  • Assisting with the management and organisation of 3 warehouses and off-site storage within a fast-paced environment
  • Planning for incoming deliveries, liaising with sales, purchasing, admin and marketing departments
  • Control of stock and further development of the stock control system
  • Stock rotation and control of goods expiry dates
  • Opportunity to introduce new processes and computerised systems e.g. barcoding, batch codes, expiry dates and packaging requirements
  • Monitoring damages and discrepancies
  • Hands on role working closely with the warehouse staff involved in picking and packing of consignments, loading goods onto/from vehicles
  • Maintaining a clean and safe warehouse, ensuring adherence to regulatory guidelines including safe storage of goods
  • Warehouse Health and Safety checks
  • Liaison with freight and courier companies
  • Operating FLT as required
  • Supervising Warehouse Assistants
  • Disposing of waste in an environmentally compliant manner

Person Specification:
  • Min. 4 years' experience within a fast-moving stores environment
  • Knowledge of warehouse inventory management systems with strong numeracy and IT skills and keen to implement technology
  • Accustomed to forecasting and planning movement of stock
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to liaise across multiple departments
  • Able to work effectively within a team and make key decisions
  • Highly motivated and capable of working under pressure
  • Strong organisational skills, flexible and proactive approach
  • FLT Counterbalance licence
  • Experience of working in a chemical store preferred but not essential

Hours of work: 8.30 am - 5.15 pm Monday - Friday with 1 hour lunch (plus breaks)
Holidays: 20 days plus statutory Bank Holidays (increasing to 23 days after 3 years and 25 days after 6 years)


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