Warehouse Logistics Manager
Up to £35,000 + Benefits
Commutable from Hereford, Leominster, Ludlow, Worcester and Kidderminster
A great opportunity to join a successful manufacturer to manage and develop all warehouse and logistics activities on site. The objective is to increase the level of service to customers, facilitate correct stock control and optimize internal and external logistics on site.
Lead, motivate and train Logistics Personnel to maximise their effectiveness in carrying out their tasks.From a policy of participation and involvement encourage all Logistics employees to identify areas of improvement in safety and performance to reduce operating costs.
Ensure Logistics appraisal schedules are adhered to and subsequent development plans are implemented and followed through to completion. This includes new starters.
Manage, control and maintain accurate records of all stocks and stock movements.
Liaise closely with warehouse, production, planning and supply chain and transport personnel daily ensuring maximum efficiency in the warehouses.
Monitor and provide reports for monthly storage and transport costs.
Ensure that all your team are fully trained in all aspects of the quality standards.
Ensure that all Safe Working Practices and policies are understood, followed and enforced at all times and to improve by suggestion.
Project management as required to develop warehousing systems.
The ideal candidate will have logistics/warehouse management experience together with excellent people management skills. Experience of logistics contact negotiation with contracts will be of advantage.