Warehouse & Packaging Manager

Warehouse / Packaging Manager
Location – Rural Tonbridge
£neg + bens

Working for a leading manufacturer with a long track record of success this is a great opportunity to use your experience as they continue on their upward trajectory.

Must have good experience with a range of ERP’s, worked in a managerial capacity across all warehouse duties including dispatch. Being a smaller team you must be hands on with all aspects of the warehouse as well as leading the team.

Responsibilities
*Responsible for the overall packaging activities in the department, managing goods in and goods out, and dispatching orders to customers, ensuring full compliance with the company quality manual and procedures as well as to current good manufacturing practice.
*Responsible for the purchasing and inventory of packaging materials and finished products.
*Responsible for managing a team of packaging operators handling various packing, picking and dispatching activities.
*Responsible for the warehouse, maximising space and safety.
*Responsible for all current and new customers packaging related requirements.
*Co-operating effectively with managers from other departments to ensure that customers’ orders are prioritised, and quality standards are met.
*Proactively implement new continuous improvement initiatives to increase departmental efficiency.
*Ensuring the work proceeds in a safe, orderly manner and the packing department, warehouse and dispatch areas are maintained in a clean and tidy condition.
*Organising yearly end stock-take.
*Deputise for staff reporting to the job holder as required.

Experience required:
*Previous experience in packaging/dispatch/warehousing
*Previous managerial experience
*Essential to demonstrate strong knowledge of ERP systems
*Driver with own transport due to location
*Experience in a pharma, clinical, fresh produce or similar fast paced environments

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