An opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to develop their logistics, warehousing and distribution career as Warehouse Despatch Shift Supervisor with a well known and hugely successful retail fashion company on a full-time, permanent basis in Burnley, Lancashire. This is a truly exciting time to join the company, as they continue to successfully grow their brand. The company currently has four vacancies, two on days (6am to 6pm) and two on nights (6pm to 6am) working on a three on three off basis.
You will come from a warehouse environment previously, although a production/manufacturing background will also be considered and you will take responsibility for the management of customer orders within the operation and this includes management reporting, liaison with customer services and other Head Office departments, budget control and operations training of supervisors and team leaders. In essence, you will work with the operations management team to increase productivity, introduce change and forward planning. You will also have a focus on surpassing customer service levels and the smart management of customer orders.
E-commerce experience is essential, though any fulfilment/3PL experience will also be important. You will however need a background of managing large groups of staff to include control and recording of operational training and the control of 5s auditing. Equally important will be overseeing KPI's and performance management to allow sustained performance growth as well as forward planning for worldwide expansion. WMS experience would beneficial as well.
This is a high pressure, fast moving operation and would suit an ambitious, forward thinking and dynamic individual who has a real focus on the customer. As a natural leader, you will possess excellent communication skills and have a positive, can-do attitude. Continuous Improvement will come naturally to you.
Genuine career prospects are available for the right candidate who is looking for that platform from which to develop their career!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency