An exciting and challenging Assistant Warehouse Manager vacancy within a highly successful FMCG who supply products in one of the fastest growing markets.
OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTSExcellent opportunity to build your career in the fmcg industryPlenty of Training & SupportChance to work in one of the fast-growing sectors in the food industry.
A reputable and ambitious FMCG business supplying a range of products in a rapidly growing sector.
THE WAREHOUSE MANAGER
The Assistant Warehouse Manager has overall responsibility to support the Warehouse Manager for the efficient running of the Warehouse and its multiple complicated processes.
They will manage stock from the point it arrives to the point it is dispatched, ensuring multiple KPIs are achieved.
They will directly manage the 20+ team of TLs, Supervisors and Operatives, helping them to achieve their own KPIs whilst contributing the overall success of the company.
Key responsibilities of the Assistant Warehouse Manager will include:Manage the Warehouse to ensure a fast, efficient & accurate service for our customers.Motivate Team Leaders & Supervisors to ensure their team members achieve productivity targetsDeal with any issues quickly and effectivelyEnsure warehouse hygiene standards are adhered toReport to the Warehouse Manager regularly on the performance of the teamBe responsible for dispatch numbers, ensuring KPIs are achieved around dispatch timesMonitor and reorder all warehouse supplies and consumables
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
You will have a background in a similar Warehouse role ideally in a similar FMCG business and will be a first-class communicator able to lead your shift and maintain the highest standards in operations. On top of this you will also need to have the following …
Be a Confident people person Strong Decision makingCommitted and passionateLeadership skillsPrioritise and multitask of workload Able to use own initiative Good level or written and spoken EnglishConfident in outlook, word, and HR systemsUsed to managing teams of perm and agency workers Manage conflict and can be challenging Can manage confidently when Warehouse Manager is awayFlexibility with hours as what is needed by the business.
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