Warehouse Supervisor


Job Details


Harlow DC

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£25,000 - £27,000 dependant on experience

Closing Date

16/06/2021 11:00

Role Profile

As a key part of the site management team, we are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Supervisor on the rotating early/late shift to work as part of a team responsible for the effective day-to-day running of the Home Delivery warehouse operation:

Main Duties

  • The role reports directly to the Operations Managers
  • Motivate and manage the team to achieve, and where possible exceed, all performance objectives
  • Effective management of resources to achieve KPI’s (cost, quality, service and absence)
  • Ensure a pro-active approach to health & Safety via risk assessment and by ensuring that warehouse colleagues comply with all policies and requirements
  • Conduct regular individual reviews and where necessary agree a performance improvement plan
  • Management of a Time & Attendance System
  • Process Control of orders, loading/tipping of vehicles and the returns operation
  • To work on 4 on 4 off rotation, including weekends and Bank Holidays with a requirement to work additional hours/shifts as necessary

Person Profile

  • Attention to detail is key for this role as is the ability to analyse data and make recommendations
  • Customer focused and able to build effective relationships with the team, client and other third parties. Previous experience with customer relations is desirable but not essential
  • Experience of Health & Safety regulations in a warehouse environment is essential
  • Experience in a warehouse environment, including detailed understanding of warehouse management systems
  • Demonstrate drive, energy and a commitment to the continuous improvement of overall contract performance
  • Be inquisitive with a passion for challenging teams to drive performance
  • Be able to work under pressure whilst maintaining high standards
  • Excellent communication skills combined with logical problem solving skills
  • Enthusiastic, committed and able to respond positively to changing demands
  • Experience of using MS Office applications such as Word, Excel to an intermediate standard is a must
  • Excellent customer relationship skills with the ability to develop good working relationships at all levels


Qualified by experience