Warehouse Goods-out Supervisor

Warehouse Goods-out Supervisor



£25,000 – £30,000 per annum

Are you an experienced warehouse supervisor?

Do you hold a counterbalance and Reach forklift license?

Are you looking for your next opportunity?

We are currently looking for Warehouse Goods-out Supervisor to join our client’s team on a permanent basis. The role requires the responsibility of organising and supervising the Goods-out team, picking, packing, and despatching all goods from the warehouse.

What’s on offer?

  • Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 per annum – depending upon experience
  • Hours of work: Monday to Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm – flexibility required
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • NEST pension scheme
  • Free parking

Key Responsibilities of the Warehouse Goods-out Supervisor:

  • Oversee and complete all tasks/activities within the area of operation
  • Ensure procedures, standards, and timeframes for all aspects of goods outward operations are communicated to warehouse operatives and acted upon
  • Plan, monitor and adjust task allocation to make sure that all operational deadlines and customer service and quality standards are met, taking account of the impact outside own area of responsibility
  • Plan, monitor and adjust staffing levels and schedules (including managing staff holiday/sickness/absence)
  • Control hours and overtime by operating to agreed standards of staff utilisation, and within budget
  • Support the identification of ways to reduce costs/waste or inefficiencies
  • Manage the performance of team members by agreeing on expectations (standards, measures etc.), providing ongoing feedback, and holding regular performance reviews with their teams
  • Take prompt action to address performance or conduct issues, following formal company policies as and when necessary
  • Work closely with the senior warehouse supervisor to improve own and others’ performance
  • Contribute to the warehouse succession plan
  • Conduct return-to-work interviews and follow absence management processes, as necessary
  • Deliver on-the-job training and development for the teams (e.g., induction)
  • Participate in recruitment activities and conduct probation reviews for new employees
  • Lead by example; motivating team members to succeed. Initiative to maintain effective two-way communication with the team, through team briefings

The Successful Warehouse Goods-out Supervisor:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in warehouse supervisory / management role
  • Possesses strong people skills
  • Working knowledge of warehouse principles and practices in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • In date counterbalance and reach forklift license
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Computer literate
  • Experience with SAGE system (or similar) preferred
  • Demonstrable history of success in a similar role
  • The ability to communicate at all levels, consulting with all departments
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Planning, prioritising, time management and organisation skills
  • KPI focused

Job Information

Job Reference: SN-JOB-3108_1669137946
Salary From: £25000
Salary To: £30000
Job Industries: Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Job Locations: Smethwick, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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