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Role: Warehouse Supervisor

Type: Permanent

Salary: 28k – £29k

Location: Alfreton

2fawcett are recruiting for a Warehouse Supervisor to join a manufacturing business in Alfreton. Reporting to the Logistics Manager, you will be responsible for managing the movement and storage of raw and finished goods to meet cost, quality, time and efficiency targets.

Key Responsibilities

  • To manage the logistics activities for all incoming materials, off-loading and storing safely on-site.
  • To manage despatch of finished products, ensuring that goods are despatched on time in full (OTIF) once produced, and delivery packing and documentation meet relevant shipping regulations
  • To keep abreast of relevant transportation regulations and implement any changes required
  • To ensure raw materials are provided to the factory floor in a timely manner to minimise operational downtime
  • To plan and organise the work schedule for own area of responsibility, using ERP and other manual and electronic systems to manage workflow and records effectively
  • To manage storage and stock counts efficiently and effectively, minimising wastage and write-off
  • To manage external storage requirements, ensuring goods are rotated and utilised
  • Ensure received raw materials are booked in on the ERP system quickly and accurately
  • To ensure machinery and equipment in own area is regularly maintained and fit for purpose
  • Confidently deal with any problems that could cause delays, collaborating proactively with other departments to negotiate and resolve any problems
  • To have a good understanding of health & safety and environmental requirements

About the candidate

  • Experience in a warehouse role to supervisory level
  • Good understanding of stock management issues and best practice
  • Knowledge of health & safety and environmental issues relevant to role
  • Able to use a variety of lifting equipment including forklift trucks
  • Understanding of operational issues and business decision-making
  • Experience of leading a team
  • IT skills to include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
  • Experience using an ERP or computerised stock management system
  • Thrives on challenge and able to work under pressure to achieve results
  • Organised self-starter with good problem-solving skills
  • Good verbal communication skills

Hours of work

Monday – Friday, Days

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