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Warehouse Contract Manager (VR/18640)



£32,000 - £32,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Essex

Job Type

18 May 2018

Warehouse Manager - Tilbury, Essex - Circ 32k - VR/ 18640

Our client, an international freight and logistics company based in the Tilbury area, are looking for a Warehouse Manager to join their management team within their busy warehouse.

Main duties:

  • Administration - Budget Control, KPIs, Finance Reports
  • Managing a team of permanent and agency staff, supervisors
  • Efficient practices are adopted by all staff
  • Pick and Pack operation, Multi-product, Multi-client
  • Roadfreight and Seafreight imports/exports


  • Proven track record of working in Warehouse Management within the Freight Forwarding industry
  • Experience of FMCG
  • 'Hands on' approach
  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Ability to motivate and organise people
  • Knowledge of WMS systems
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Computer skills - proficiency in Microsoft

Candidates must be flexible and be prepared to work extra hours to complete assigned workloads and be will be required to learn all aspects of inter departmental operations and procedures.

Salary circ 32,000 depending on previous experience.

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at shipping@redrecruit.com quoting reference; VR/18640

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with global prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience of their specialist sector.

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

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Please do not apply for this position unless you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry. We are a niche recruiter and have a duty to our clients. We will only respond to candidates with directly relevant experience.

Due to the current large volume of applicants for roles, unfortunately if you have not received a response within five working days you have been unsuccessful.