Operations Supervisor

Michael Page Logistics
GBP29000 - GBP29000 per annum +
12 Aug 2017
27 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a frozen food distributor who is looking for an experienced warehouse supervisor to join their growing team. You will ideally have experience of warehousing and transport or come from a 3PL background

Client Details

Frozen food distributor


  • Leading a team of Direct Reports and General Warehouse Operatives in their daily workload.

  • Ensuring that orders are picked, marshalled, unloaded and loaded in line with Customer specifications.

  • Carry out daily inspections of the work place.

  • Complete and Carry out Personal Development Plans for all members of their team.

  • Ensure that a high standard of Health & Safety is adhered within the working environment.

  • Communicating regularly with Team Leaders/Senior Managers regarding any issues that may arise within the warehouse.

  • Manage the team's performance in line with KPI's as required.

  • Adhere to Hygiene policy ensuring that the companies waste management program is adhered too and that we remain BRC compliant.

  • Ensure that is adequate support for the picking, marshalling, cleaning, goods-in, pallet checking teams at all times.

  • Maintaining and managing the 'live' operational status board at all times throughout the shift

  • Management of T&A, holidays and absences


  • Attention to detail/accuracy including budget control.

  • Strong ability to coach, develop and drive teams forward to reach set business objectives.

  • Computer Literate in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook.

  • Ability to work as part of a team or as standalone.

  • Conscientious and reliable.

  • Flexible attitude.

  • Strong and effective communicator at all levels including client facing.

  • The ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure.

  • Effectively prioritise work load in order to meet set deadlines.

  • Have a good working knowledge within a Warehouse and Logistics operation.

  • Be proactive and make good decisions.

  • Work and communicate effectively across multi functional depts.

Job Offer

A salary of £29,000 + Benefits