• Supply Chain
  • SE Wales

Warehouse Manager – 884450 – £Generous


To manage all warehousing operations, working alongside production and distribution.

Oversee the efficient receipt and storage of a wide variety of frozen, chilled and ambient products.  Deliver a cost effective and efficient warehouse service to the business. Ensure productivity targets are achieved and all warehouse processes are run smoothly and efficiently.


  • Coordinate and monitor and ensure accuracy of stock levels
  • Ensure all paperwork is completed accurately and in a timely manner
  • Use associated IT systems and ensure accurate storage of information
  • Evaluate quality and performance to plan improvements
  • Develop new strategies to streamline processes and reduce cost
  • Ensure service levels are continually met
  • Ensure good communication with customers and suppliers
  • Ensure quality, customer satisfaction and service level targets are met and report any issues
  • Maintain high standards of health and safety, food safety & hygiene in the workplace ensuring GMP is met

Key Tasks

  • Maintain warehouse operations ensuring all policies are procedures are adhered to
  • Control stock levels, keep systems up to date and reconcile data
  • Control damage to stock and equipment by establishing and monitoring policies and procedures
  • Inspect and maintain equipment and storage facilities
  • Achieve financial objectives in line with annual budgets; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances; initiating corrective actions
  • Set clear goals and objectives for all employees
  • Optimise labour utilisation by reducing absenteeism, labour turn over and holiday planning
  • Adhere to customer compliance and practice and be aware of individual customer requirements
  • Ensure all staff are fully trained in health & safety, food safety and quality
  • Work with the Planning Team to identify busy periods and put appropriate plans into place
  • Promote a culture of Continuous Improvement

Qualifications/ Specification

  • Excellent Health & Safety Knowledge and safe working practices within a warehouse environment
  • Significant management experience in a multi temperature food environment.
  • Proven experience of meeting strict despatching deadlines on a daily basis
  • Experience of working with UK Major Multiple Retailers
  • IT Literate with hands on experience of computerised stock management systems (ERP/MRP)
  • Experience and exposure to dealing with complex customer requirements and working with internal teams to proactively forward customer relationships
  • Enthusiastic, can do attitude, spending time leading and driving the team
  • Exceptional organisational skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent people management and communication skills
  • Able to prioritise effectively to produce positive results
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work openly and collaboratively at all levels
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines


To apply for this job email your details to info@rp-ltd.com.

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