Warehouse Manager | Hemel Hempstead | £30k-£35k


An opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Manager has arisen within a fast growing, fun and vibrant company based in Hemel Hempstead in a brand new 12,000 sq ft warehouse.

You will be joining a dynamic and rapidly expanding company and the role will develop as they grow and you will have the opportunity to progress your career.

We are looking for a candidate who is confident and competent, with warehouse management experience. Working in a clean environment, with a small, friendly and hardworking team, you will have full responsibility for the supervising of the warehouse, ensuring that it is operating as efficiently and effectively as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and manage all incoming and outgoing deliveries, ensuring all relevant paperwork is completed for goods in and despatch

  • Ensure procedures are followed when packing deliveries and handling products

  • Ensure everything is completed to relevant timescales

  • Train and supervise the team, allocating work accordingly and motivating team members to ensure all targets are met

  • Monitor time in and out for team members, completing timesheets if required

  • Ensure all appropriate safety regulations are followed

  • Arrange transport requirements for different deliveries

  • Stock control - manage all movement of stock and transfers to ensure complete accuracy, investigate any discrepancies and carry out stock adjustments where necessary

  • Manage stocktake requirements - prepare stock areas and count all stock, investigate and create amendments etc

  • Carry out reviews and appraisals for all team members

 Person Specific:

  • At least 4-5 years’ experience working in a warehouse environment

  • Experience of managing and training teams, including knowledge of recruiting, training, basic disciplinaries and appraisal processes

  • Forklift driving licence

  • Confident and clear communicator – both verbal and written

  • Strong IT skills

  • GCSE in English and Maths

  • Ability to problem solve effectively

  • Excellent time management to ensure deadlines are met

  • Good planning and organisational skills to ensure efficient processing of deliveries and prioritise workloads

  • Great attention to detail

What’s in it for you?

  • Salary: £30k to £35k depending on experience

  • Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:30pm

  • Growing and dynamic company, with opportunities for progression

  • An opportunity to make this role your own and implement and improve process and procedures

  • Vibrant and supportive team

  • Free parking

Posted: 13/09/2019