Warehouse Shift Manager - Midlands

02 Sep 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Warehouse Shift Manager - Poundland - West Midlands

Shift Pattern - Tuesday - Saturday 0600-1400/1400/2200 (Friday 1600/0000)

Are you ready to work for one of the fastest growing discount retailer's in the UK?

About this amazing opportunity...

Based in our Distribution Centre (DC) in Willenhall, you'll be reporting directly into the Warehouse Manager. You'll be an important part of the DC Management Team maximising the performance of the operation by directing activities and providing leadership, motivation, training and development of the team, delivering against customer requirements, and operational performance.

What you'll be doing...

As our Warehouse Shift Manager you'll be leading your team to deliver against KPI's, planning your activities so you are prepared for volume fluctuations and seasonal operational peaks and of course making commercially sound decisions so you're department remains within budget. Your knowledge and experience in a similar role will help you to translate and analyse our customers' needs so the operation always runs smoothly whilst of maintaining a safe, secure and clean environment for your team.

Like all Warehouse and Distribution roles you'll be pivotal in ensuring compliance to Standard Operating Procedures and manage and ensure that your team and colleagues are working in a safe, secure, clean, fun and friendly environment. You'll know the importance of H&S and ensure all issues relating to the environment are dealt with swiftly.

What you'll need on your CV...

You'll be an experienced Warehouse Team Manager, or Shift Manager and it goes without saying you’ll be a natural leader with a desire to lead from the front and have the ability to make decisions and excellent communication skills.

Experience gained working in a similar retailer / distribution centre in a similar sector would be beneficial, for example; Supermarkets, FMCG or discount retailing or you'll be able to demonstrate you know how to get things done in a pressurised environment as discount retailing is unique so you'll need to be up to the challenge.

We're a fantastic company to work for and...

Here at Poundland we're a fun and friendly place to work, recognise and celebrate success and we'll encourage you to make the most of your potential! You'll be an important part of a growing UK retailer, get the opportunity to work with hardworking dedicated colleagues and also other benefits include competitive annual leave allowance, pension and much more!