Warehouse Team Lead

Location Cork City, Cork
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published about 1 month ago
Contact Jenny Murphy
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Job description

Staffline Recruitment is delighted to team up with a leading Wholesale Fresh Produce distributor in Munster who are the preferred supply partner to some of Corks Major food outlets and businesses. They are expanding the team and now have a vacancy for an experienced enthusiastic person to join the Warehouse team lead to support the continued growth.

The Role:

The Warehouse Team Lead will effectively direct in the receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations. Oversee the efficient receipt, storage, value-adding servicing, and dispatch of a wide variety of products.

Ultimately, you should be able to Support the warehouse manager with Strategic compliance in line with company's policies and vision and ensure productivity targets are achieved and that all warehouse processes are running smoothly and promptly in the following areas:

  • Oversee receiving, warehousing, distribution, and maintenance operations
  • Setup layout and ensure efficient space utilisation
  • Initiate, coordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures
  • Adhere to all warehousing, handling, and shipping legislation requirements
  • Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene, and security
  • Manage stock control and reconcile with data storage system
  • Prepare annual budget (Can be removed if not relevant)
  • Liaise with clients, suppliers and transport companies
  • Plan work rotas, assign tasks appropriately
  • Produce reports and statistics regularly (IN/OUT status report, dead stock report etc)
  • Receive feedback and monitor the quality of services provided

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience in warehouse management procedures and best practices
  • Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives
  • Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases
  • Leadership skills and ability manage staff
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • BS degree in logistics, supply chain management or business administration
  • Valid Forklift Licence

The benefits:

  • Our client values all employees with over half the work force having at least 10 years' service.

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