Logistics Team Leader

Recruiter
ARM
Location
Coventry
Salary
£30k pa
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Logistics team leader to lead the operation of a section within the Warehouse function. This will involve supporting the Management Team with the day-to-day operation of the warehouse, being responsible for a group of operators and ensuring an efficient warehouse operation in achieving business targets. This role will provide line management to the team, coordinating their workloads, providing support to ensure that the team delivers, monitoring any issues, and ensuring production targets, KPIs, and quality standards are met in order to meet the requirements of the customer.

Logistics team leader
Coventry (commutable from Northampton, Birmingham, Leicester, Leamington Spa, Kettering)
£30k

Logistics team leader to lead the operation of a section within the Warehouse function. This will involve supporting the Management Team with the day-to-day operation of the warehouse, being responsible for a group of operators and ensuring an efficient warehouse operation in achieving business targets. This role will provide line management to the team, coordinating their workloads, providing support to ensure that the team delivers, monitoring any issues, and ensuring production targets, KPIs, and quality standards are met in order to meet the requirements of the customer.

The Logistics Team Leader will also develop the team by focusing on individual performance and support requirements to achieve high standards, whilst fostering a culture of working safely.

Responsibilities:
" Assist in running an efficient warehouse operation which is able to fulfil operational and customer demand and meet set targets
" Ensure the delivery of materials to production lines in accordance with production schedules
" Train new Warehouse operatives within area of responsibility
" Ensure inventories in area of responsibility are accurate
" Ensure stock movements are recorded accurately
" Support organising and participate in stock takes at regular intervals
" Ensure that any computerised or automated systems are accurate and up to date
" Identify any systems improvements and make recommendations for change
" Where possible resolve any issues or problems which occur in the warehouse. Where appropriate elevate the issue to a more senior level
" Produce regular reports and statistics as and when required
" Review ways to reduce waste
" Assist in planning future capacity requirements
" Ensure that health and safety meets the required standards and carry out risk assessments
" Ensure that all lifting and manoeuvring of products and materials is carried out in accordance with manual handling procedures
" Ensure hazardous materials are stored in accordance with requirements
" Ensure that vehicles, machinery and equipment is well maintained and fit for purpose
" Maintain high standards of security in the warehouse
" Ensure staff comply to health, safely and environmental regulations and work safely to protect themselves and others in the warehouse environment
" Ensure a clean and tidy working environment to aid operational efficiency

Requirements:
" GCSEs Level A-C, NVQ Level 2, IVQ Technician certificate desirable,
" BTec First Certificate desirable
" An appropriate warehousing qualification would be advantageous
" A supervisory qualification would also be beneficial
" Experience as a Warehouse Team Leader with experience of supervising and motivating a team
" A good working knowledge of health and safety and security requirements
" Knowledge and understanding of lean techniques may be advantageous
" Fork Lift Truck licence may be required
" Commitment to work towards professional accreditation with an industry related body

If you are interested in the "Logistics team leader" position, please contact

Matthew Whyley ************

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