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Interim Warehouse Shift Manager

  • Job reference: 922856
  • Location: Bedfordshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Sector: Transport and Logistics, Warehouse Managers
  • Date posted: 02/12/2018

My global 3PL company is looking to hire an immediately available, Interim Warehouse Shift Manager, to be based at our clients Bedford Depot.

You will report and support the Operations Manager and your shift pattern will be Monday-Friday 6am-2pm.

Key Responsibilities;

  • The main priorities of your role will be the management of the warehouse operations in a multi temperature environment
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to and the operation is fully compliant
  • Accurate and timely planning of daily work volumes in order to meet customer expectations and SLA's.
  • This is a fast paced, high volume environment and as such will require strong leadership and the ability to make an impact quickly
  • Monitor team performance in order to achieve productivity and cost targets.
  • Ensure orders are dispatched in a timely manner keeping to all deadlines

You will require the following;

  • A proven track record of managing teams
  • Previous experience of managing a multi-temperature warehouse /distribution centre
  • Knowledge of KPI's and their application
  • Able to work on own initiative with minimum supervision
  • Reliable and flexible approach to work
  • Excellent communication across all levels.
  • Shift pattern 6am-2pm / 2pm-10am

What's on offer?

  • Competitive daily rate - Daily rate circa £135 - £150 (dependant on experience)
  • Immediate start available

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