Freight Warehouse Supervisor
Posted 4 weeks ago
- £23000 - £25000/annum
- Expires: 2021-07-29
- About Company
Job Role: Freight Warehouse Supervisor
Salary: £23,000 to £25,000
All Sales Recruitment Ltd are looking to speak with a Freight Warehouse Supervisor to join a freight and logistics client based in Northampton.
The client started as a family owned business around 10 years ago and excelled to the point of being bought out by a global company two years ago. They still stick with the ethos of a family business and are looking for the right person to join the warehousing team.
The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising the custom clearing procedure. The prime purpose is to manage the off loading of containers, scanning cleared cartons and loading onto trailers.
This is a challenging role in which you will manage a small team of warehouse and/or agency workers to achieve daily targets.
Planning staffing to work loads
Coordinating and overseeing the goods coming in and leaving the warehouse
Supervising of staff and work area
Action any issues from deliveries arrived and reporting discrepancies
Using of scanning system to aid the customs clearance process and training staff
Awareness of Health and Safety
Communication with other sites and transport department
Proactive in foreseeing potential issues before they happen,
Flexible with working hours and a good work ethic are essential
Following set routine and procedure and making sure associated paperwork is filled out clearly to enable smooth processing of clearing product for HMRC
Key holder for site Experience
Previous warehouse supervisory experience is essential
Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes and Warehouse Management Systems
Excellent attention to detail, Good communication skills both on a written and verbal level
Must be committed, hard-working and reliable and be able to plan ahead and organise
Lots of this work is clearing of containers for customs, so process has to be followed very carefully. Knowledge of ERTS controlling would be good but training will be given
Being able to work within a quick pace ever changing & high-pressure environment
Forklift/Reach truck licence would be advantageous but not essential If you are interested in this role or know somebody who may be interested, please apply online or for more information contact (url removed)
All Sales Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of contract professionals. By applying for this role your details will be submitted to All Sales Recruitment Ltd for review as part of the initial application process