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Home Delivery Network

Shift Manager

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Vacancy Type:
31 Jan 2022
Job Description

We are expanding our Distribution operation to a new site...

Due to continued growth, we are opening a brand new Distribution Centre in Daventry, Northampton.

This is a great opportunity to part of this brand new operation in a business committed to developing it’s people and offering rewarding careers in a fast-growing Retailer.

What we can offer:

As a Shift Manager in our new Distribution Centre, we can offer you:
  • Competitive salary
  • Shift patterns that are 6am-2pm & 2pm-10pm Monday to Friday - *May be subject to change depending on business needs*
  • Full training & development which is ongoing throughout your career with us
  • Colleague Discount for you and your immediate family which includes double discount days
  • Sharesave option
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Holiday buy
  • + many many more!

Due to this growth, we have a fantastic opportunity for a Shift Manager to join our new Distribution Centre. Our Shift Managers play a crucial part in the day-to-day activities and are key to delivering our Business Principles. 

You will be required to perform various Shift Manager tasks contributing to efficiency and performance.

As this is a new DC, you must be able to work flexibly and confidently in order to support with the initial start-up, working towards making the operation a success.  

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide wider management with daily, weekly and monthly reports 
  • Build strong relationships with our Buying Department and Suppliers 
  • Achieve KPI'S and produce reports
  • Plan and monitor the storage, delivery and despatch of orders
  • Implement processes and follow through on continuous improvement 
  • Management of stock flow 
  • Drive and maintain SAP processes
  • Ensure quality, delivery budget and environment objectives are met 
  • Maintain Health and Safety standards
  • Brief Team Leaders on a daily basis and be proactive with costings 
  • Develop the team
  • Lead by example and motivate the team to ensure maximum performance levels 
  • Continually challenge and question on going costs

What we're looking for:

  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Be able to plan and organise work schedules 
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Make decisions and be pro-active when problems occur
  • Have great inspirational leadership skills
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills 
As part of our team you can look forward to a great working atmosphere and excellent opportunities to develop your skills too. If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, waste no time, apply today!