Shift Manager

Job Type Supply Chain and Logistics
Location Milton Keynes - Magna Park
Partnership Level 7
Closing Date 19/01/2021
Vacancy Type Permanent
Salary £37,200.00 - £50,100.00
Salary Frequency Annual
Hours of Work 37.5


Duties and Responsibilities:
To develop effective relationships with line reports and empower them to take ownership for their operational success and personal development. Demonstrate outstanding leadership to deliver commercial success while achieving all site KPIs within the context of the Partnership’s core principles and behaviours.

Job Requirements:
This is a demanding role in a key operational site that would best suit a results orientated individual who is able to engage multiple stakeholders. One of the main functions of the role will be the ability to liaise with different departments and Partners to negotiate the best outcome for everyone involved. The role would suit someone who is analytical, organised and strong in time management. Strong people management skills and the ability to engage and influence at all levels is essential.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications:
Senior management experience of managing large teams Experience working in a management role in Distribution / Warehouse environment with knowledge of working with warehouse management systems
Extensive knowledge of Health and Safety legislation Experience of dealing with full disciplinary procedures

Desirable experience skills and qualifications:
Previous experience in a Warehousing/Logistics Management role
Technical knowledge of logistics management
Knowledge of automated systems
Knowledge of warehouse management systems (WMS)
Good working knowledge of IT Systems (MS Excel, Word, Powerpoint, emails)
Previous experience of managing a large team in a fast-moving, customer focused environment

Additional Information:
We have a number of different ways to work flexibly so at your interview feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you. There are no guarantees, however, it may open the door to not only a new role but a new way of working.

As a Partner you will enjoy our unique benefits package, including staff discount, subsidised food in Partner dining rooms, discounts in local restaurants, subsidised learning, access to exclusive Partnership hotels and so much more.

We request that candidates only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours and the full term of the contract, or we will be unable to proceed with your application.

Please consider the following when making your application:
- We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early.
- Print off the job description now if you require it.
- Ensure you have an up-to-date CV.

Duties and Responsibilities

To effectively lead and motivate teams to deliver the site and business objectives of having the right stock and resource in the right place at the right time whilst maximising the efficiency of the operation.

Attachment: Shift Manager Semi Automated DC.pdf 


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