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Warehouse Team Leader - 10633

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£24K pa

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Gillingham is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Warehouse Team Leader.  Working in the Goods In & Stores.


Location:          Gillingham

Hours:              8.30am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4pm Friday

Salary:              £24,000 pa – paid monthly

Benefits:           24 days annual leave + BH, pension, overtime, uniform, bonus



Warehouse Team Leader skills and experience required:

  • Strong leadership skills including dealing with absence, disciplinary and performance reviews
  • Ideally holds a CB FL truck license but not essential
  • Experience of a computerised WMS (SAP)
  • Attend management meetings, able to implement change
  • Good business acumen, desire to gain promotion
  • Stock control
  • Strong communicator verbally and written
  • Pro-active and able to take ownership
  • High attention to detail
  • An analytic approach to problem solving
  • A good thinker and active listener
  • Good time management skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to quickly learn about new processes



Warehouse Team Leader duties:


  • Responsibility for the planning and assignment of daily tasks for Warehouse Operatives
  • To attend and facilitate the running of daily Warehouse staff meetings and team leader meetings
  • Management of stock and inventories via SAP, maintaining usage data to support Procurements forecasting activities
  • Responsible for the logistics of stock at External Contractor’s warehouse
  • Working with outside contractors to oversee maintenance of equipment and to develop strong business relationships
  • To oversee and implement KPI’s for Warehouse operatives
  • To provide support in the fixing of GI and CW to stock locations
  • To manage the process of stock reaching the production lines
  • Obtain and utilise data to drive process improvements across the Warehouse
  • Producing MI and KPI reports, presenting to management when required 
  • Organise and manage daily/weekly and annual stock takes
  • Design and improve SOP’s
  • To maintain and ensure compliance with all Reach Truck/ Counterbalance training and refreshers for warehouse operatives
  • Promoting and adhering to FIFO
  • Support the Supply Chain & Logistics Manager when raising purchase requests, working to company budgets and restraints
  • To provide sickness and holiday cover on behalf of the Inventory Analyst or other team leaders with Supply Chain/Warehouse
  • To ensure near misses are correctly recorded, learning from incidents and implementing preventative measures
  • Being a role model in following Health and Safety procedures, ensuring compliance from all operatives

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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