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Warehouse Operations Manager (VR/22156)



Salary according to skills and experience

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Suffolk -- Felixstowe

Job Type

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Warehouse Operations Manager - Felixstowe - VR/22156

The Company & Role:

Our client, an international freight and logistics company, is seeking a Warehouse Operations Manager to join their expanding team in Felixstowe.

Main purpose of the role:

To effectively manage all warehouse staff and all shift operations. Ensuring that the warehouse operation is compliant with all legal and regulatory requirements, including the Civil Aviation Authority; H M Customs and Revenue; the Health & Safety Executive and the Company's own policies and procedures.

Warehouse Operations Manager duties include:

  • Designing, implementing and maintaining effective processes and procedures to improve inventory records and accuracy
  • Ensuring comprehensive, accurate and useful data collection for all aspects of Warehouse activity
  • Producing weekly activity and productivity reports and analysing data to recommend and implement improvements
  • Deputising in the General Managers absence
  • Effectively managing and developing the Stock Controllers and Warehouse Supervisors, including appraisals and disciplinaries
  • Managing the bond process/ ETSF area
  • Collating and submitting quotations for new business

Skills and Experience required from Warehouse Operations Manager:

  • Substantial experience in Retail, FMCG or 3PL logistics with an operational background
  • Proven, strong leadership skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • IT literacy
  • Good internal and external customer service and communication skills
  • Self-motivation and ability to work without supervision
  • Experience in leading and participating in teams effectively
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Enthusiasm and drive to achieve KPIs, targets and objectives
  • Proven customer service skills
  • Ability to identify and report problems
  • Previous bond/ ETSF area management experience

In return, the successful Warehouse Operations Manager will receive a salary depending on skills and experience.

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