Our client is seeking a reliable, experienced and motivated Warehouse Supervisor who will look after a team of 2 warehouse operatives and 2 drivers. You will have previous experience of team motivation and be able to introduce new procedures that may work better than existing with the clearance of management. You will have operations management concepts and theories experience and have strong communications skills - written and oral. You will be self driven and motivated and effective in managing your own time and following instruction. You will be results orientated and work with the Branch Manage to ensure the smooth running of the branch. You will maintain sustainable and productive relationships with existing customers and colleagues and utilise these for sales improvement and service improvement, helping to achieve targets. You will manage the daily utilisation of vans ensuring the cost delivery is managed efficiently, maximising the van for own and group deliveries versus carrier. You will supervise the loading and unloading of delivery trucks and company vehicles for the purpose of receiving stock and/or filling orders for transport. You will support in the delivery of a variety of items to customers, suppliers and internal branches and you will allocate driver routes and supervise their daily workload. You will also supervise Health & Safety activities and compliance within the branch and complete accurate paperwork.
The ideal candidate will have a proven record of accomplishment of growth in sales, people, products and self, ability to work under pressure, a good knowledge of MS office and ERP systems, operational and logistics management experience and knowledge of SAP would be an advantage.
It is essential that you have a full UK driving licence as you may be required to perform local deliveries in the company Luton van at times.