Warehouse Manager

Dublin (West County)
€40,000 - €45,000

Working alongside their warehouse team, the person will be a hands-on Supervisor with responsibility for turning what we currently have into a warehouse that more effectively services the needs of the Business.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Firstly, and most importantly, involved in the day-to-day RH&D and Pick/Pack activities in the Warehouse – leading by example
  • When settled into the environment - Identify the main areas of the Warehouse that require attention in the short to medium term
  • With the Management team of the Business, develop a plan to get the warehouse from ‘Zero to Best in Class’ within 6 months
  • Identify the areas of wasted resource within the current environment and suggest improvements
  • Manage the current team of 3 operatives to Buy-In, accept and take ownership of the new Manager’s ideas
  • Lead the Warehouse Team Daily to ensure all orders are despatched correctly and on time.
  • Accountable for the HR issues for the warehouse team
  • Communicate and provide feedback to the Operations Director weekly, and daily if needed
  • First point of contact for any queries from the rest of the Business – Sales, Logistics, etc…
  • Responsibility that your team are trained to the necessary standards
  • Accountable to ensure Health and Safety procedures always in the busy environment
  • Work and actively support continuous process improvements
  • This is not an exhaustible list and may change from time to time as business dictates.

Candidate Profile

  • Excellent Communications Skills (written and oral)
  • Previous experience and knowledge of WMS / Excel and Word applications
  • Logistics Industry Experience
  • Strong people Management experience
  • A team player
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Flexibility to meet business requirements.
  • MHE Certification – Reach, Counter Balance, PPT, LLOP

Full-time, 6-Month Contract, with the potential to go permanent

€40,000 - €45,000 per year (Pro-Rata) PLUS €5,000 bonus on completion of the contract (Based on KPI's etc)

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact David Donegan