1.0 POSITION SUMMARY

Job Title:Logistics Team Leader
Line Manager:Supply Chain Manager
Location:Shoreham-by-Sea
Hours:37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday (flexible)
Salary & Benefits:Depends on experience, Company pension scheme, health scheme (BUPA), life cover, EAP (employee assistance programme)
Holiday Entitlement20 days per annum, rising to 25 days after 2 years’ service

 

2.0 JOB FUNCTION & RESPONSIBILITY 

We are currently recruiting a Logistics Team Leader on a permanent basis to supervise all aspects of Stores, warehousing, goods inwards and logistics. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a team of stores and logistics personnel in a warehouse and distribution area within a busy manufacturing facility. The candidate will be expected to have a genuine ‘can do’ attitude and will support their team in day-to-day tasks when needed. As well as being able to ensure that the whole logistics operation in always flowing efficiently.

2.1 JOB DUTIES

You will be the supervisor of a team of stores and logistics operatives. Your personal and team’s responsibilities include:

  • Developing Logistics processes.
  • Inbound inventory receipting and locating.
  • Inventory management and stock auditing with a focus on maintaining stock accuracy.
  • Shipping of finished goods to a global customer base.
  • Picking, packing, and shipping spare parts and kits.
  • Line feeding parts from warehouse to production line.
  • General housekeeping with 5S to be introduced.
  • Liaising with senior management and customers with status updates.
  • Managing off-site storage at 3rd party location.
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3.0 SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Proven, checkable experience to undertake the role.
  • Working knowledge of ERP/MRP systems.
  • Good knowledge of both Inbound and outbound logistic best practices.
  • Communication, customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong Leadership qualities.
  • Full, clean driving licence is essential.
  • Forklift certificate a benefit.
  • Careful and thorough attitude with a good work ethic.