Warehouse Manager

Due to continued business growth year on year, an exciting opportunity has arisen with an extremely well established and highly respected company, based in Huddersfield, who are looking to take on a Warehouse Manager.

This would be a perfect opportunity for someone who is wanting to take the next step in their career and really build a name for themselves within a globally renowned organisation.

As this is an all new position within the company, you will have complete autonomy to make this role your own and even build up a team around you.

If you have supervised, lead or managed teams within a manufacturing warehousing environment previously and are looking for a new challenge, this opportunity should interest you.

The role

  • Job title, Warehouse Manager

  • Salary, £25000 to £28000 DOE

  • Monday to Friday, early finish on Fridays

  • Over time, any hours worked over at over time rate

  • Team size, Small (3-4)

  • Location, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Key duties & responsibilities

  • Successfully train and supervise warehousing staff

  • Manage and delegate orders through MRP systems

  • Ensure accurate stock levels are maintained at all times

  • Anticipate stock replenishment requirements based on order forecast

  • Ensure all staff comply with health and safety legislation

  • Liaise with transport contractors, oversee delivery and dispatch

  • Manage staff holidays, absence, appraisals and disciplinary's

Person spec

  • Strong and confident communicator with people on all levels of a business

  • Experience managing or supervising teams within a warehousing environment

  • Ability to lead and make executive decisions

  • Strong lean manufacturing knowledge with shipper experience

  • Have a desire to develop employees with scope to progress their careers

  • Ideally have an in-date FLT Counterbalance (RTITB)

  • Worked previously within manufacturing & engineering business


  • Free onsite parking

  • Generous pension scheme

  • Competitive holiday package

  • Half day Fridays

  • All further benefits to be discussed and negotiated at interview

If this role is of interest, then please apply online and I will aim to be in contact with all successful applicants within 2 working days.

Due to a large number of applicants, if you do not hear back within this time period, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

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