Warehouse Manager

Wigan Permanent 20,000

Job Details

Our client are looking for a Warehouse Manager to join their team in Wigan.The company are experiencing a growth period at the moment and are already a market leader throughout Europe in the sectors they operate in.


  • £25,000-£30,000 salary D.O.E
  • 32 Days holiday.
  • Company pension scheme.

Job description

  • To supervise staff, make sure jobs are being carried out efficiently and safely.
  • To record staff sickness, holidays, training etc on the HR system and liaise with the General manager regarding any supportive staff
  • To maintain consistency in service delivery from all of your team and communicate daily prioritised work schedules and quality control measures.
  •  To be actively included in the recruitment and selection of staff and their induction/probation and appraisals & disciplinaries where necessary alongside the General Manager.
  • To be responsible for the health and safety of staff and visitors within the warehouse environment and liaise with the General Manager regarding any issues
  • Responsible for ordering materials i.e. Bubble wrap, Blue Pallets, Gas, PPE, first aid equipment and the on- site waste management.
  • To maintain the Warehouse Management System and ensure all procedures are being followed regarding incoming, storage and despatched items.
  • General maintenance checks of the warehouse equipment fork lift, reach trucks, pallet wrapping machine etc any issues report to the General Manager.
  • Communication with the Technical team regarding storage for returns, repairs and warranties and their location within the warehouse.
  • Communication with Admin team is key to prioritising the workload leading to an efficiently run warehouse operation. Always strive to be ahead (1 day) where possible
  • Receiving deliveries, checking and marking off packing lists accurately, for any containers or deliveries, liaise with the Operations Manager on the packing lists and preferred delivery dates.
  • Any supplier errors found when receiving a container, the Warehouse Manager is expected to get in touch with the supplier directly to rectify the issues. Take photos if required.
  • Keep warehouse organised, categorised & tidy.
  • To organise weekly/bi-monthly stock takes and liaise with the General Manager and Operations Manager regarding any shortfalls or issues.
  • To make sure the stock takes are inputted on sage immediately.
  • To be competent in the use of Sage accounting systems (training can/will be given), check all sales transactions, conduct random system stock checks and weekly back order reports.
  • Maintain and update product knowledge
  • Support in the preparation of exhibitions and shows.
  • Continuously improve standards and staffing methods.

Qualifications and experience

  • Minimum 5 years experience in a similar role including supervising a team of people and equipment.
  • Warehouse Management/Supervisory qualification level 2 or above (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience in digital Warehouse Management Systems and Barcoding
  • Level 2 Health & Safety in the workplace (training can be given)

Please apply or contact Sam Penman at Intro Recruitment 

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