We are recruiting for a Shift Manager to manage a team of warehouse staff and delivery drivers, maintaining inventory and supervising staff.
The main duties of the role will involve;
Allocating staff to the warehouse tasks
Monitoring performance and H&S standards and ensuring all health and safety standards are met
day to day management of the team, dealing with any issues as and when they arise
Assisting with stock control and producing regular reports
Providing a detailed debrief at the end of each shift for management and customer service
Issuing and maintaining warehouse equipment
Processing and monitoring returns
Packing and repacking returned items
Coordinating new show room set ups
Preparing shipments for postage / deliveries
Checking and inspecting goods received, ensuring they are suitable for delivery
Recording the teams hours against the rota, ensuring all correct for payroll purposes
Supervising drivers, providing briefs and debriefs, inspecting vehicles at beginning and end of shift
Ensuring any accidents or incidents are fully recorded
We are looking for candidates who ideally have some previous experience managing / supervising a warehouse team, have knowledge of stock control and warehouse flow, who are confident communicators and have experience of dealing with issues (customer and team) in a proactive and professional manner, are team players, happy to lead whilst at the same time be part of the team, reliable and committed and flexible to cover a variety of shifts.
Please note this role is working 5 days a week (1 in 2 Saturdays) on a rotating shift pattern, working a 40 hour week, between the hours of 6am and 10pm, (shifts could be 6am -3pm, 7am-4pm or 1pm-10pm), there will be occasions when there is a need to work outside of these hours, therefore flexibility on working hours is vital.