Warehouse Team Leader

Kelly Services
£29,500 per annum
04 Aug 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Warehouse Group Leader
Salary: £29,500 per year
Location: Witton

Your new job:
To supervise the despatch operation whilst achieving business performance targets within budgetary controls.
* Manage the Warehouse Team, ensuring the team is fully aware of priorities and deadlines.
* Ensure products are delivered on time to customer schedule requirements avoidance of an arrears situation and excess transport costs.
* Effective loads and schedule to satisfy both customer and operations requirements.
* Achieve and exceed service performance targets.
* Monitor daily KPI's.
* Working with production management to reduce waiting and loading time.
* Resolve daily issues, which occur and ensure senior management are advised where appropriate.
* Manage costs within budgeted targets.
* Minimise empty running time and maximise carrying capacity of the Company Vehicle.
* Develop a customer service focus operation.
* Manage resources in line with business objectives.
* Achieve and exceed stock integrity targets of 100% accuracy.
* Develop a "team' approach to operational improvements.
* Develop a "world class despatch operation.
* Project manage introduction of world class despatch processes.
* Responsible for the operation of the despatch via Company Haulage and contract haulage services were necessary.
* Effective control of the Company and Customer owned packaging.
* Ensure all Health & Safety standards are maintained.
* Ensure Housekeeping Standards are maintained both within the despatch and container storage locations and external yard area.
* Accurately control the despatching of product, including part numbers and quantities are correct to support paperwork.
* Ensure that once despatch is undertaken ownership and proof of receipt is obtained from the receiving party, be that a third party haulier or customer.
* All transactions are recorded accurately on the Warehouse Management System.
* Accurately book parts in and out of the stores to ensure 100% stock integrity.
* All products to be 100% accurately measured before issuing into stock and despatch areas

Skills you should have to succeed:
* High volume despatch experience.
* Despatch management systems knowledge.
* Transport and distribution background
* Stock take experience in a manufacturing environment
* Minimum of Supervisory qualification.
* FLT Counter-balance / Reach license.
* Haulage Legislation desirable

Desired Characteristics:
* High achiever with the ability to make things happen.
* Computer literate - Microsoft Office.
* Strong organisation skills / methodical
* Good numerical and literacy skills
* Strong people skills coupled with self-belief.
* Continuous improvement/challenging attitude.
* Firm but fair.
* Modern forward thinking attitude.
* Resilient
* Haulage Legislation
* System knowledge of MRP Operation

What this opportunity will do for you
You will have the opportunity to work with a leading automotive engineering company, enabling you to expand your career knowledge by gaining invaluable experience and skills.

Click 'Apply Now' or for more information please call Mercedes on . If this position is not for you but you are looking for a new position then please call me so we can discuss career options together.

"Kelly Services are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Kelly Services and are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this job.'

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