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Warehouse Shift Manager

My client is in the Logistics, Distribution and Supply Chain sector and is a Leading 3PL.


The Warehouse Shift Managerbased in Bristol will be responsible for the following...

  • Leading and managing a Warehouse team of up to 100.

  • Ensure that all daily duties , procedures and processes are completed and adhered to on a daily basis to ensure a high level of service is achieved

  • Determine and implement a Warehouse organisation best suited to maximize efficiency and deliver targeted performance levels.

  • Taking ownership of shift level performance, managing daily KPI reporting for activity and through-puts.

  • Provide strong visible leadership in order to ultimately manage staff through performance, management and training.

  • Manage absence procedures and back to work

  • Resource planning in line with demands.

  • Improve Warehouse and Distribution operational efficiency.

  • Supporting and executing a continuous improvement plan to improve warehouse operations.

  • Building effective relationships with a range of cross functional internal stakeholders and external suppliers and contractors e.g. agency suppliers, transport, contractors etc)

  • Continuously drive a Health and Safety focused culture within the Warehouse team.

  • Delivery of all step change and business requirements within Warehouse and Distribution with business needs and demands; monitoring and planning resource requirements to support the changing demands of the business.

  • Develop SOP's for Warehouse and Distribution processes in order to ensure optimisation and compliance with standards and regulations.

  • Manage all Warehouse and Distribution related customer complaints, identifying root cause and implementing corrective actions.

  • Effectively communicate across all departments and sites, actively involving the workforce through regular reviews.


A successful candidate for the Warehouse Shift manager in Bristol will have...

  • Previous, demonstrable experience within a similar level role

  • Excellent leadership skills, with a track record of engaging and coaching large teams, with particular emphasis on continually improving performance through development and succession planning.

  • Has led and driven multiple change management or continuous improvement projects.

  • Excellent communication skills with a passion for inspiring your teams to achieve their best.

  • Professional, approachable and helpful to ensure smooth running of the general operation.

  • Team Player with ability to motivate and empower others.

  • Confident Manager, skilled at setting clear objectives and motivating their team to achieve them.

  • Quality orientated and customer service driven.

  • Proven experience of managing and implementing Health and Safety Culture.

  • Highly tolerant of change, being able to work with an evolving organisation.

  • Able to thrive in a highly competitive and demanding environment.

Job Offer

The Warehouse Shift Manager (based on experience) will earn

  • Salary of £34,000-£36,000
  • 4 on 4 off shift patterns with alternate days and nights

Michael Page Logistics
Job Category
Job Type
Salary and benefits
Bonus, Pension
£34000 to £36000 Per Annum
Career Level
Early Career (1 to 3 years)
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