Warehouse Manager

Posted 11 March 2024
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Supply Chain
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameLucy Plant
Expiry date 09 April 2024

Job description

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing 13,000 colleagues across 16 world-class manufacturing sites and 18 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.


Our Warrington site is also known as the Italian centre of excellence, recent expansion and investment make this site a state-of-the-art manufacturing unit! We produce high quality Italian ready meals for both Tesco & Co-Op


What you'll be doing


Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Warehouse Manager will be responsible for ensuring full compliance of the area with Health & Safety, GMP and Food Safety standards. They will also be identifying and implementing continuous improvement programmes which enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of goods in and despatch areas to achieve operational and financial KPI’s.


Key responsibilities will include:


*       Managing the recruitment, training, development and the discipline of all colleagues to ensure labour performance is sustainable and in line with budget

*       Providing leadership and direction to the warehouse teams to ensure that people are engaged, focused and delivering their potential and ensuring all mandatory / skills training is up to date.

*       Ensuring a health and safety culture is embedded and monitor the use of material handling equipment so that a safe and efficient working environment is promoted at all times.

*       Ensuring the appropriate handling, management and storage of materials so that food safety is maximised and the operational plan can be achieved.

*       Maintaining accuracy of all system transactions to ensure stock levels are correct; investigating and resolving system or process errors


What we’re looking for


We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.

*       Prior people management experience within a complexed manufacturing environment is essential

*       Understanding of budgetary and operational costs, capable of analysing and reporting KPI data

*       Understand LEAN to identify and implement business improvement programmes

*       Food Safety training, IOSH and HACCP will be highly advantageous

*       Previous experience of working with and good understanding of Warehouse Management System

*       Good standard of IT literacy, communication and numerical skills

If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.


What you’ll get in return


*       Competitive salary and job-related benefits

*       Holidays

*       Pension up to 8% matched

*       Company share save scheme

*       Greencore Qualifications

*       Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

*       Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform


Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on-the-job training and development opportunities to further your career.