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Warehouse Manager

Our client, a Global manufacturing business based in North Yorkshire, is looking to hire an experienced Warehouse Manager to drive standards and performance within the Warehouse & The Team.

As an experienced Warehouse Manager, you will play an essential part in ensuring the efficient and timely supply of  products globally.

The role sits within the Operations Team and reports to the Production Manager.

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide effective leadership and supervision of the warehouse team and efficient utilization of all available resources – including people, mobile plant  and equipment. 
  • Maintain and improve standards of safety, quality, efficiency, housekeeping and discipline. 
  • Promote continuous improvement in methods, systems, and procedures, while continuing to encourage teamwork, reduce costs and develop employee potential.


  • Responsible for supervision of all activities and staff related to goods in, warehousing and despatch.
  • Participate in the ongoing training and development of warehouse team as and when required.
  • Liaise with forwarding and logistics personnel (both UK and export) with regard to documentation and load requirements.
  • Ensure correct signage and documentation is in place for hazardous loads.
  • Ensure proper stock rotation and segregation takes place within the finish goods warehouse and raw materials warehouse.
  • Liaise with Planning Department to balance incoming loads and ensure all despatches are available.
  • Liaise with QC and chemical support staff, ensuring that all Loads have been QC passed
  • Monitor daily goods inward and dispatches to ensure that performance is meeting required levels of efficiency to meet the daily/weekly demands.
  • Complete Root Cause Analysis (RCA) for any significant operational issue, or as required.

The successful candidate should have:

  • Counter Balance FLT License (essential), Reach Truck License (favourable).
  • Experience of working with a Permit to Work system within a chemical environment is highly desirable.
  • Good standard of IT literacy and a working knowledge of MS Excel and Word.

Additional Information

Package includes annual bonus scheme, pension scheme, private health cover, life insurance, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), Bike to work scheme and on-site parking. 

For the role of Warehouse Manager, we would like to invite applications from experienced Warehouse Managers, Warehouse Supervisore in particular thos with a backgroung in the Food or Chemical Industries

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Aqumen Business Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £36k per year
  • Location: Pocklington, E Riding of Yorkshire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Aqumen Recruitment
  • Contact: Graham Smith
  • Tel: 01977515626
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: WMPK
  • Posted: 2021-08-09 18:36:35 -

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