Warehouse Shift Manager

Job Introduction

Logistics within retail is fast-paced, demanding and our DC teams strive to ensure on time and in full deliveries to our network of Home Bargains stores throughout the UK.

We currently have the opportunity for an experienced warehouse manager to join our purpose built, state-of-the-art, one million sq. ft. distribution centre in Amesbury, Wiltshire.

As a Warehouse Shift Manager you will ensure we achieve our safety standards, warehouse performance objectives and operational targets.

  • Salary £57,210
  • Reference DB/JT/SM/Amesbury/190822/LA
  • Contract Type Full Time
  • Closing Date August 19, 2022
  • Category Warehouse
  • Business Unit Office (Liverpool)
  • Location Solstice Business Park, Equinox Drive, Amesbury, United Kingdom

Role Responsibility

  • Lead and manage a warehouse team to ensure a balance to both minimise cost and maximise performance
  • Set and communicate your team’s objectives and KPIs, regularly managing and reviewing performance
  • Create individual development plans with your management team
  • Align team resources to deliver short term, tactical plans, ensuring recruitment activity aligns with operational plans
  • Ensure your team have the right skills to perform their processes and procedures in order to both achieve their performance targets and meet our H&S and quality standards
  • Ensure your team complies to all our warehouse H&S processes and procedures, ensuring mandatory training and compliance records are up to date

The Ideal Candidate

  • Extensive experience of working in a fast-moving warehouse and distribution environment
  • Advanced experience of managing warehousing regulatory H&S checks and procedures
  • Experience of managing change including business improvement initiatives
  • Experience of managing in a unionised environment
  • Experience of managing efficiency improvement processes

Package Description

  • £57,210
  • 5.6 weeks paid holiday per year including bank and public holiday allowance rising to 6.6 weeks upon 5 years' service
  • Any 5 days from 7, including weekends, working 6am - 2pm
  • Contributable Company pension scheme
  • Subsidised canteen
  • 10% store discount
  • Access to social and sporting events

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