Logistics & Warehouse Manager

Orangetek Limited
Barton under Needwood
£30,000 per annum
07 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company:

Our company is one of the fastest growing exterior LED lighting solution manufacturers in the world. We pride ourselves on a strong work ethic, staff development, and a friendly, proactive working environment. We strive to prove our position as a top street light manufacturer by providing state of the art, in house developed products, with high calibre service and support.

The Role: Warehouse and Workshop Manager

We are currently recruiting for a warehouse and workshop manager for our logistics and RMA team. We are looking for an organised motivated self-starter to carry out all aspects of warehouse and logistics solutions including but not limited to:

  • Manage all deliveries both incoming and outgoing to ensure deliveries are made on time, to the correct location, for the correct items.
  • Manage Warehouse (including Workshop) activity to best facilitate processing of orders and returns, including warehouse/workshop staff, equipment, and layout.
  • Provide reports to show activity, efficiency and conformance of Deliveries, Workshop and warehouse activities.
  • Manage modification, repair, and replacement of returned goods, providing monthly reports on repair work to identify common faults, and component stock requirements for procurement.
  • Liaise with staff overseas to facilitate provision and supply of stock and associated items as required.
  • Ensure organisation of warehouse and workshop enables unskilled/inexperienced users to locate items by bin location.
  • Maintain accurate stock levels at all times, providing and reporting on regular stock takes to maintain integrity and inspire confidence in stock figures.
  • Process orders to ensure relevant, accurate documentation is provided, and stock figures remain accurate.
  • Produce and enforce safe systems of work for warehouse and workshop activity.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with Health and Safety, Environmental, and Operational policy, procedures and legislation.
  • Identify and provide timely feedback to sales team on any delays to ensure client can be notified of delay at earliest opportunity.
  • Requisition of any equipment, staffing or item to enable the above to be carried out.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to instruct, manage and supervise staff with varying levels of skill - Lead by example.
  • Experience in developing and implementing warehouse layouts.
  • Motivated and organised - thrive in an autonomous work environment.
  • Working knowledge of Environmental, Health and Safety and Quality standards.
  • Basic electrical understanding essential, advanced understanding preferred.
  • Experienced using Microsoft Dynamics NAV software.
  • Make decisions within the scope of remit.
  • Time management skills.
  • Detail orientated.
  • Work well under pressure.

Job information:

  • Salary £30,000-35,000 dependant on experience.
  • Standard working hours are 7:30 - 15:30 Monday to Friday.
  • Flexible working will be required during particularly busy periods.
  • Location: Barton Under Needwood.


  • 25 Holidays per year (excluding bank holidays)
  • On-site car park
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Health Insurance