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Warehouse & Logistics Manager

W&LM Aberdare
  • 35k-42k
  • Aberdare
  • Permanent

We’re recruiting for an experienced, hardworking and flexible Logistics & Warehouse Manager to join our client's growing e-commerce business based in Aberdare, South Wales.

If you’re an organised person with previous management experience (+5-years) within a fast-paced goods in/out operation and can ensure that legislative requirements and company procedures are implemented and adhered to, please get in touch.

This role reports into the Managing Director and General Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing logistics, warehouse and transport operations from our distribution facility.
  • Ensure the operation is running efficiently and customer orders are completed in line with agreed delivery timescales.
  • Lead responsibility for creating and implementing Health & Safety policies + warehouse housekeeping.
  • Responsible for a headcount of 8 warehousing staff and management of 14 driving personnel
  • Support with the purchasing process; liaising with suppliers, issuing purchase orders, tracking deliveries and the flow of materials, and ensure quality levels are maintained.
  • Maintaining control of stock and inventory with accuracy.
  • Accountable for performance development, performance improvement/challenges, and HR related issues up to disciplinary and dismissal.
  • Implementation and monitoring of quality procedures.
  • Undertake and recognise projects for process improvement within the Operation
  • Planning and overseeing incoming and outgoing deliveries.
  • Providing out-of-hours telephone support to the delivery team as required.

Qualifications:

  • A strong warehousing background with exposure to logistics distribution.
  • Certification in Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  • Experience in a stock control and/or purchasing role.
  • Proven track record in identifying change and shaping operations.
  • People management and leadership skills with the ability to coach, develop and mentor.
  • Used to working in high-pressure environments with excellent attention to detail.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • IT literate with the ability to communicate at all levels of the business.

Our Client's warehouse operates a growing fleet of inhouse delivery vehicles with routes varying daily across the UK. With ambitious plans to grow the business over the next couple of years, they are looking for a Warehouse & Logistics Manager to join their busy team.

To apply for this position as a Warehouse & Logistics Manager in Aberdare, South Wales, please apply below with a cover letter and CV.

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