Warehouse & Logistics Manager

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension
Posted
14 Oct 2019
Closes
04 Nov 2019
Ref
DT2310
Contact
Manpower UK
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Manpower is excited to be supporting our client in their search for a Warehouse & Logistics Manager. Based out of their Leeds site, the Warehouse & Logistics Manager will play a key role in the continued growth of the organisation.

A well-known manufacturer of specialist FMCG products, the business places a huge emphasis on career developments and promoting a people-centric culture. Their Leeds warehouse is a thriving operation, and in this role you will be influential in upskilling the team and overseeing the day-to-day performance of almost 40 staff.

Key challenges will include;

  • Identifying and implementing new processes and SOPs
  • Upskilling and coaching your direct reports
  • Ensuring that pick rates continue to stay high
  • Acting as a champion for HSE to raise standards within the team
  • Creating a culture that places the customer at the heart of the operation
  • Introducing new methods of working including systems

This newly-created role is one that you could make your own. In order to be successful, you will ideally have the following skills and experience;

  • Experience in a Warehouse/Logistics Manager role working with FMCG products
  • A track record in applying continuous improvement methodologies (such as Lean)
  • Good systems knowledge - and able to learn and coach new ones
  • Experience of managing in a manual pick/pack environment
  • Commercially aware
  • Able to lead large teams and create a lasting culture of change

This is a days-based role with a highly competitive salary of circa. £50,000. The benefits package includes a great pension, private healthcare and unrivalled career development opportunities within a large multinational organisation.

If you're looking to take the next step in your career, please don't hesitate to apply today.

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