Warehouse Team Manager

Recruiter
Well
Location
Hilderstone
Salary
£22,000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Stoke-on-Trent ST37UN

Salary: £22K - £28K (dependant on experience) plus 26 days holidays

Shift patterns: Rotating 6am - 2pm and 2pm till 10pm Monday - Friday

What you'll do:

Joining a new and growing area of the Well Pharmacy business, this role is in a new operation within our Warehouse. This is more than your standard warehouse role, you’ll be working in a modern warehouse but also within a pharmacy professional environment and dealing with new technology that will have a positive impact on our customers.

You’ll join the team at the beginning working closely with the Operations Manager and another Team Manger in defining the operation, standards, ways of working and KPI’s that you and your team will deliver. You’ll be responsible for managing your team anything from performance, engagement through to handovers and ensuring the correct headcount is available to volume.

From quality and accuracy through to problem resolution, you’ll be liaising with the wider warehouse operations as well as onsite technology support to ensure quick resolution to any issues and minimal impact on delivery of workload. A large part of the role will also be focussing on continuous improvements, planning ahead and that the operation runs smoothly around fluctuating volumes

In return, you’ll be working in a new warehouse, be part of a new operation and get involved in defining the team from the beginning. There will be plenty of opportunities to develop and train as well as progress your career.

Key knowledge and skills required for the role:

  • Line Management experience within Logistics and Warehousing

  • Competent to stand up to audiences and motivate the team, driving behaviours

  • Operational Excellence/ Lean/ Six Sigma Experience desirable

  • Very good knowledge of IT Warehouse Management Systems

  • Good experience working with Microsoft Office Word, Excel & PowerPoint

  • IOSH qualification desirable but is not essential

If you want to help us with our purpose, of looking after people’s most precious thing, their health and wellbeing, and you're keen to progress your career with a business that's going to disrupt the market, then join us.