Temp Warehouse Manager

Temp Warehouse Manager
£12 – £18 phr
40 hours – Monday to Friday
South Kent

We are working with a product design company who have been operational for over 20 years and are the leaders in their field with growth year on year. They have extremely low attrition and are very focused on fairness and respect to all of their employees to maintain high levels of moral in the business. They are now looking to take on a temporary Warehouse Manager.

Their Head Office has roughly 25 staff, including sales, admin support, operations and the warehouse staff. You team will consist of two operatives and one senior operative.

Your role will see you ensuring all Warehouse operations run smoothly. This will include;

*Complying with health & safety at work laws
*Ensuring the health and welfare of all staff
*Supervision and back-up support
*Working closely with purchasing department
*Supervision of goods packaging and dispatch
*Preparing detailed inventory of stock
*Negotiating with haulier and carriers for optimum services and prices

You will be required to have the following experience

*Warehouse & staff management experience
*Counter balance fork lift licence
*Health and safety management qualification
*IT Skills including experience with SAGE

For more information on this Warehouse Manager role, please contact Lucas at KHR

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Senior Logistics Manager

We are currently working with a leading FMCG distribution company based in Cranbrook, Kent.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Senior Logistics Manager to join their successful team.

The Senior Logistics Manager will report directly into the Operations Manager and will be accountable for planning, prioritising and managing all inbound and outbound freight distribution operations, establishing business controls focused on quality management processes, and cost control methodologies; providing leadership and developmental training for staff to achieve company goals and profit levels; continued business growth; and long-term relationships with customers; and ensuring compliance with company policies including the Company Health and Safety Policy.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

*Provide overall direction in the planning, prioritisation and management of freight distribution operations to ensure timely delivery and quality service.
*Develop fully staffed and trained team that provides effective organisational capabilities and depth.
*Ensure Drivers are trained in the correct procedures for operating company equipment and that freight is being expedited in a safe and timely manner.
*Effectively deploy support resources to pursue continuous improvement opportunities.
*Support new business growth and development.
*Follow up with the team to ensure problems and issues are addressed and resolved.
*Ensures compliance with company policies
*Utilise superior communications skills to motivate staff and develop effective working relationships with colleagues and clients.
*Conduct annual performance reviews for all staff within department.
*Address all employee performance problems promptly and directly in accordance with personnel policies of the Company.

Experience Required:

*Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.
*Ability to communicate and interact effectively with people from multi-functional and diverse backgrounds.
*Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
*Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, employees and customers.
*In-depth knowledge of receiving, stock movement, inventory control, distribution practices and standard business practices.
*Knowledgeable of the operational requirements of all existing accounts.
*Ability to manage the financial aspects of the department (purchasing, budget preparation and review, financial reporting and monitoring expenses).
*Demonstrated success in leading, supervising, managing and developing high-performance teams.
*Makes customers and their needs a primary focus developing and sustaining productive relationships.
*Ability to allocate decision-making authority and/or task responsibilities to others to maximize the Company’s and individuals’ effectiveness.
*Ability to plan, organise and manage multiple projects and set priorities.
*Basic understanding and experience in project management methodologies.
*Ability to develop and use collaborative relationships to accomplish work goals; develops individual relationships by listening, sharing ideas and appreciating the efforts of others.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…