We are looking for an individual with a desire to be part of a team growing at a pace and challenging the market; you will have the energy, drive, and above all passion, to want to be part of this exciting, complex and fast moving team for Food Services, a highly successful and leading edge business unit within Kuehne + Nagel.
Your Role We are looking for a warehouse Shift Manager who will have the responsibility to ensure a consistent, smooth and efficient Warehouse operation whilst achieving agreed service levels.
The successful candidate will effectively manage the performance of Warehouse Team Leaders and Warehouse Operatives to ensure all targets, KPIs and service delivery levels are achieved to the required standard, through training and coaching.
Your Responsibilities To promote a customer focused culture within the workforce and encourage service improvements and identification of opportunities to improve.
Provide an environment that encourages training and development for all employeesTo recruit, train, retain and motivate staff to achieve / exceed KPI’s.
Create and maintain an innovative environment that encourages employee participation through continuous improvement, raising quality and effective team working, sharing best practice where possible.
Ensure all staff receive full induction training and agreed reviews during probationary period by liaising with practical trainersMonitor sickness & absence levels and complete return to work interviewsEnsure the hygiene of the warehouse and staff is of an acceptable standard and be responsible for H&S issues, quality assurance, safety and hygiene for your areaComply with Food Safety Regulations.
NSF / BRC standards Your Skills and Experiences First class, logistics management experience in a fast moving environmentExcellent people management and Communication SkillsLeadership skills that will inspire and motivate the teamExposure to operating in a commercial environment with proven ability to deliver great customer serviceProven problem solving skills and experience driving continuous improvement initiativesProven basic literacy and numeracy skills at GCSE or equivalent levelBasic employment lawPC skills (to include Microsoft Word and Excel) Good Reasons to Join If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that you’re rewarded for your commitment and expertise.
We are offering a competitive salary. You will also have the opportunity to join the contributory Kuehne+Nagel pension plan and benefit from our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street or internet goods and services.