Warehouse Manager (Retail)

  • Full Time
  • Cheshire


We have a fantastic opportunity to join a new operational E-Commerce site based in Crewe, Cheshire as our clients Warehouse Shift Manager. This role is to help with the ambitious growth plans based at their new site.

The company are well established, family owned and their Head Office is based close to Manchester. They have a dedicated, ambitious and hard working team and they are looking for a like minded Floor Manager to add to their team ethos.

Our client works with a prestigious portfolio of global partners and their E-Commerce team is rapidly expanding due to company success year on year. This is a fantastic time to get on board from the start of this new site venture and our client is offering an immediate start for the right candidate.

Experience of Safety accreditation – IOSH or NEBOSH and experience of multi-channel or fulfilment operations would be advantageous. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To co-ordinate and manage the activity of shift managers and team leaders; motivating, organising and encouraging teamwork within the colleague base to ensure productivity, safety and cost targets are met or exceeded

  • Take part in the weekly operational planning meetings

  • Lead the planning function to ensure all client promotional, seasonal and range launches are executed 

  • Carry out regular health & safety inspections and ensure the operation operates within all H&S guidelines.

  • Set Shift Managers & Team Leader objectives and hold regular formal reviews.

  • Maintain hygiene and security in the work environment ensuring standards are met

  • Monitor stock control systems ensuring inventory accuracy and liaising with the Inventory Control Manager

  • Maintain Integration between all warehouse buildings

  • Proactively identify future development opportunities within the service operation and influence and lead those development and change opportunities

  • Candidates must have and be able to demonstrate the following skills and behaviours:   

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 3-5 years minimum experience of managing a team 
  • A thorough understanding of  inventory control and stock movements
  • Resource & demand planning
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills, numerate and ability to influence
  • Promoting a culture of Safety and Continuous Improvement
  • PC Literate in Microsoft software ( outlook, excel, power point)
  • Significant experience of warehouse management systems.
  • Resilience and pace setting
  • Empathetic and emotionally intelligent

Monday to Friday – early shift – 6.30am to 14.30pm & late shift 3pm to 11pm

Saturday & Sundays – day shifts – either 6am-2pm or 8am to 4pm

Please get in touch with Hannah or Keeley on 01782 712 230

To apply for this job email your details to Keeley.424F82FF4.0@applythis.net