Warehouse Manager REF ZZ 896

We are looking for a Warehouse Manager, this role will be based around the Heathrow area and salary is NEG.

Duties Include:

The Warehouse Manager is responsible for the day to day running of the Warehouse Department undertaking an overview of all Warehousing functions of the business to ensure all consignments are processed / received & dispatched in a timely manner and in conjunction with the specified deadlines.
Daily overview of the shared mailbox to ensure all emailed enquiries/bookings have been dealt with, in a timely manner.
The Warehouse Manager is responsible for all employed staff and sub contractors working in the warehouse facility.
The Warehouse Manager works as part of the Operational Management Team and runs the department in close co-ordination with the other operational departmental heads, namely: Imports, Exports & Transport.
Maintaining the highest level of Quality & Compliance in conjunction with the Quality Assurance Team.
Knowledge:

Extensive understanding of the various temperature controlled packaging solutions & monitors available on the open market to forwarders.
Extensive understanding of the conditioning methods associated to the above packaging solutions.
Experience of handling time critical & temperature sensitive consignments.
Comprehensive knowledge of UK & European locations.
Experience of working to strict deadlines.
Comprehensive understanding of Courier / Freight Operations including Import / Export / Warehouse & Transport.
Life Sciences/AOG Courier operations experience
Key Skills:

- Negotiation and problem solving skills.

- Teamwork skills and strong self-motivation ability.

- Good numeric / financial ability.

- Ability to work successfully under pressure

- Excellent time management skills.

- Ability to motivate and lead a team

- Good computer skills, Word / Excel / PowerPoint essential

- Analytical ability

- Communication skills

- Management skills

- Decision-making ability

- Planning and organising

- Initiative

Category: Current Vacancies, Logistics, Managerial, Warehouse / Transport.