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Warehousing and Logistics Manager

  • Location

    Malvern, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Kate Turnbull

  • Contact email:

    kate@hewett-recruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    KT 30291_1562595863

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-15

  • Consultant:

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Warehouse and Logistics Manager

With proven warehouse and logistics experience within an FMCG / manufacturing environment, this role requires an experienced individual who can analyse efficiencies and data as well as reducing costs. With expertise in managing operations and being accountable for transportation, stock control, warehousing and monitoring the flow of goods, you will be an influential team leader and manager.

With a demonstrable understanding of supply chain best practices some duties for the Warehouse and Logistics Manager will include (but not be limited to):

*Manage the warehouse and logistics team on a daily basis to achieve daily targets
*Use continuous improvements metrics including productivity, performance and accuracy measures
*Define inventory management policies and optimise location of material and inventory
*Engage with all internal, logistics and invoicing departments
*Drive and implement IT warehouse solutions
*Overseeing the recruitment, training and retention of warehouse staff

Key skills and experience required for the Warehouse and Logistics Manager:

*Previous experience in a similar role
*An ability to lead and manage a team of up to 15-16 warehouse and logistics staff - leadership, mentoring and coaching skills required
*A strong analytical ability with foresight to analyse warehouse efficiencies
*Experience of managing operations through growth and change periods
*Self -motivated with a strong desire for continuous improvement opportunities
*Confidence in using SAP, SAP WM and all Microsoft Office packages

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking organisation who are based in Malvern. The client offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits