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Distribution Centre Manager

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Distribution Centre Manager

To effectively manage the efficient performance of the distribution centre to the required standards of the company and to meet customer specifications and expectations. To effectively lead, supervise and develop distribution centre staff and support colleagues across the business.

Key Responsibilities:
- ensuring all staff under your management and leadership meet all standards of performance and adhere to all agreed processes and procedures
- dealing with all staff members in accordance with the company’s HR policies and procedures
- managing staff levels and mix of skills and capabilities to ensure the team meets the requirements of the business
- motivating all staff to perform to their best and communicating effectively across the business
- reviewing the distribution centre requirements with supervisors and managing resources effectively
- ensuring all stock is delivered, stored and despatched in a satisfactory manner and meets quality standards through monitoring the work of the staff
- ensuring contractors working on site have provided method statements as required and follow the approved safety procedures
- managing the perpetual inventory program to ensure accuracy of stock at all times
- ensuring faulty stock is immediately identified and dealt with according to agreed procedures
- ensuring all relevant staff pack to the required rate and standard set by the business
- ensuring that the Goods In / Out supervisor adheres to the agreed procedure to ensure that stock is located in an agreed area for despatch with all necessary paperwork completed accurately 
- ensuring all staff comply with health and safety standards and meet operational requirements

NVQ Business Systems & Administration Management

Experience & Skills:
-Warehouse Management Experience
- Working in a fully established SME, and the ability to adapt to a similar environment whilst understanding company traditions and ways of working
-3PL contract management
- Retail Supply Chain Distribution
-Excellent communication and man-management skills including conflict management
- Critical thinking and problem solving skills
- Decision-making

Other Requirements:
- A full clean driving licence.
- CRB check

About Know How Resourcing

About Know How Resourcing

Know How Resourcing was formed in 2008 with the aim of becoming a leading recruitment consultancy within the UK market. We have invested in state of the art technology, internal training systems, and built a team of industry qualified consultants that allowed us to meet this objective.

We have developed our capability to offer the same high level service to other industries including:
>Industrial & Manufacturing
>Engineering & Technical
>Commercial & Insurance
>Driving & Logistics

Our clients include Global corporate organisations, industry specific consultancies and SME’s. Our reputation for providing reliable, responsive recruitment has become our trade mark and we receive excellent feedback from candidates and clients alike. Please see via our testimonial page our client’s opinion as to why we are the regions agency of choice

We pride ourselves on our commitment to quality and delivery, our approved quality management system allows us to continually monitor our performance and improve our service. Our REC trained resource team and innovative recruitment methods allow us to deliver where others fail.
We offer a range of services including:

>Online advertising campaigns
>Head hunting
>Access to our talent pool of 50,000 candidates
>Fixed & firm price work packages
>Social media talent mining
>Bench marking
>Recruitment law & legislation
>Retained and contingency campaigns
>Master vendor
>Managing agent
>Open days

Job Summary

  • Company

  • Location
    Bradford, Yorkshire
  • Salary
    24,000.00 - 26,000.00 £  per year
  • Job Type
    Full Time
  • Job Category:
    Business/Strategic Management
  • Occupations:
    Retail Department Management
  • Years of Relevant Experience
    1+ years
  • Career Level
    Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)