Warehouse Team Manager - Night Shifts

Location: Castle Cary, Somerset
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH1521_1602676221
Contact Name: Guy Allen
Expiry Date: 2020-11-13


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Warehouse Night Shift Team Manager


Location: Castle Cary
Hours of work: 18:00 - 02:30 (or finish) Sunday to Thursday
Salary: c£30,000

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan the training of staff, and monitor their performance and progress. Continually review and provide regular feedback
  • Use space and MHE efficiently ensuring workplace health and safety requirements are met, investigate thoroughly any incidents/accidents and escalate any issues that require it
  • Manage productivity within your area of control - responsible for any department specific requirements (eg - any relevant sign offs for each department; loading sheets)
  • Responsible for your area ensuring KPI targets are achieved
  • Plan the layout of goods in within the warehouse and organise equipment availability
  • Ensure all team members are compliant with the processes involved within the WMS. Any change requirements are implemented in line with the change control process
  • Maintain, monitor and act where appropriate to ensure a safe working environment for colleagues, visitors and contractors on site. Where appropriate, escalate any health and safety issues to the Shift Manager and H&S Manager
  • Ensure all staff are trained in relevant SOPs for their work area. Liaise with the regulatory department to any provide recommendations for amendments
  • Ensure compliance be adhering to the CAPA and deviation process
  • Provide RCA for an issues that may arise.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of changes and new initiatives as appropriate
  • Highlight any risks and issues that may impact service delivery and work with the Operational team to mitigate these.
  • Conducts team briefings and deployments to update staff on best practices and expectations
  • Manage an AMS tool to enable effective shift planning
  • Drive Accuracy, Delivery on time and fulfilment by managing your area.
  • Work collaboratively with the Castle Cary site to ensure customer satisfaction


· Implement, and evolve KPI's to the ever changing requirements of the business

  • Work with the external recruitment agencies to ensure labour requirements are in line with company expectations
  • Carry out any other reasonable management requests from your line manager


Experience, attributes & skills sought:

  • A background in operations/warehouse distribution and an understanding of good process control systems is desirable.
  • Supply Chain & Operations experience in a high SKU count environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical and influencing skills
  • Systems and Data orientated, with experience of SAP and Knapp WMS an advantage
  • Skilled with Microsoft Excel/Access, etc.
  • Previous experience managing a large diverse workforce is desirable.



Closing date is 14th November 2020
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