Warehouse and Transport Manager

Warehouse and Transport Manager

Job Title: Warehouse and Transport Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15067/001_1539869620
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 18, 2018 14:33

Job Description

The Operations Manager at this purpose-built manufacturing facility in Wakefield is looking to attract into their business a Warehouse and Transport Manager who will further develop current processes.

The key focus of the role will be to manage the efficiencies of an 8,000-pallet space facility that delivers raw materials to production and finished goods to their prestigious customer base.

Within the role of Warehouse and Transport Manager, typical responsibilities will be to: -

  • Ensure that the warehouse provides an efficient service to internal and external customers.
  • Engage, motivate and develop a team of five warehouse operatives.
  • Co-ordinate stock transfers between external stores facilities.
  • Manage the contracts and relationships of third-party hauliers and couriers.
  • Manage warehouse capacity.
  • Ensure stock integrity.
  • Ensure warehouse health and safety remains a priority

The successful candidate will: -

  • Have experience managing a warehouse operation within a fast-paced environment.
  • Be have excellent leadership and motivational skills.
  • Ideally have used SAP or similar system.
  • Have excellent communication skills.

On offer: -

  • A starting salary to £45,000
  • 7.5% Bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Free car parking
  • Hours are Monday to Friday 7am - 3pm.

Interested? To apply please follow the 'apply now' link to send your CV to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.