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Senior Warehouse Manager, Coventry

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    Retail Operations, Head Office Appointments

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    £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits

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    C2 Recruitment

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    about 2 months ago

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Senior Warehouse Manager
Coventry, Warwickshire
Salary £30,000 to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience plus great benefits

We are currently recruiting for a leading DIY and Trade business that are due to open a new Warehouse operation in Coventry. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Manager who is looking to join a growing business.

Reporting to the Managing Director you will have overall responsibility for ensuring the efficient operation of the Warehouse based in Coventry, and you will also manage a small team so people management skills are a must.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the overall operation of the warehouse, incoming product and delivery operation by initiating, coordinating, and managing operational needs in addition to staff supervision, personnel policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with all warehousing operations, incoming and outgoing stock, and delivery requirements.
  • Safeguard warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
  • Lead and manage the inventory levels by conducting physical counts and reconciling with the Kerridge data system.
  • Manage and maintain the physical condition of the warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts where appropriate; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement.
  • Achieves financial objectives by working with the Managing Director in preparing annual budgets; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances and initiating corrective actions.
  • Complete warehouse operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees and following up on work results.
  • Maintain warehouse resource by ensuring sufficient staffing numbers i.e. recruiting, selecting and training.
  • Manage employees by coaching, developing employees and disciplining employees where necessary.
  • Contribute to the overall effectiveness of the Warehouse Operation by accomplishing objectives as required.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years previous experience in a senior Warehouse Management Position
  • Proven people management skills
  • Warehouse stock inventory control experience
  • Excellent team working skills
  • Proven time management ability
  • interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills
  • Competent with Stock inventory IT systems
  • Flexible and organized in prioritizing workload effectively
  • Be physically fit
  • Maintain good knowledge of health and safety policy and procedures at all times

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and driven Warehouse Manager to take on a brand-new Warehouse with a dynamic and growing business.

If you feel this role would be ideal for you then please apply today with a copy of your CV.

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