New Job !!!! New Job !!!! New Job !!!! Warehouse Manager Permanent Position Newcastle under Lyme £25,000 DOE plus bonus structure to be agreed. Immediate Start Available Monday to Friday 08:30 - 17:30 but will need to be flexible to cover shifts from 06:00 - 18:00 as and when required Occasional weekend cover also required Job Details: •To provide strong day-to-day management and support to the shift Managers and teams to achieve operational excellence •To oversee shipping and receiving functions ensuring products move efficiently from storage to the point of sale. •To ensure accurate cover of Warehouse function on all shifts, including recruitment, absence and holidays •To ensure all Health and safety is adhered to at all times in accordance with the company's Health and safety policy and any issues are reported immediately to senior Management. •Minimise shortages and keep costs down by making recommendations to improve productivity, quality and efficiency of operations •Ensure customer orders are picked and packed within relevant time-scales so that the order can be distributed on time. •Embed a culture of continuous improvement encouraging simplicity, efficiency, ownership and accountability •Develops and implements positive change in the Warehouse •Constantly review KPI's, SLA's and targets in order to achieve maximum performance of team. •Maintains physical condition of Warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts, inspecting equipment and highlighting work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement. Experience Required: •Possess excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to maintain professionalism and diplomacy at all times •Must display enthusiasm and the desire to succeed •Knowledge of the legal requirements of operating a warehouse •People management skills, including the ability to lead and motivate others, delegate work and explain ideas •Excellent planning, time management and organisational skills •Ability to inspire, motivate and lead a team of people •Analytical approach to data, offering solutions to problems •Initiative and decisiveness •Ability to deal with a pressurised environment and work to tight deadlines, with flexibility of working hours This job is commutable from the following areas, Stoke on Trent, Newcastle under Lyme, Hanley, Longton, Burslem, Tunstall, Fenton, Trentham and surrounding areas. If you believe that your skills and experience match what we are looking for please call Ethero Stoke on 01782 367818 or submit a cv to this advert and we will be in touch immediately.