Warehouse Operations Manager

Posted 3 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Essex Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £45k - 50k per year Sector Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Warehouse Operations Manager - Tilbury, Essex - VR/20176

The Company & Role:

Our client, an international freight and logistics company, is seeking a Warehouse Operations Manager to join their expanding team.

Main purpose of the role:

To effectively manage all warehouse staff and all shift operations. Ensuring that the warehouse operation is compliant with all legal and regulatory requirements, including the Civil Aviation Authority; H M Customs and Revenue; the Health & Safety Executive and the Company's own policies and procedures.


  • Designing, implementing and maintaining effective processes and procedures to improve inventory records and accuracy
  • Ensuring comprehensive, accurate and useful data collection for all aspects of Warehouse activity
  • Producing weekly activity and productivity reports and analysing data to recommend and implement improvements
  • Deputising in the General Managers absence
  • Effectively managing and developing the Stock Controllers and Warehouse Supervisors


  • Substantial experience in Retail, FMCG or 3PL logistics with an operational background
  • Proven, strong leadership skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • IT literacy
  • Good internal and external customer service & communication skill
  • Self-motivation and ability to work without supervision
  • Experience in leading and participating in teams effectively
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Enthusiasm and drive to achieve KPIs, targets and objectives
  • Proven customer service skills
  • Ability to identify and report problems

The hours are 45 per week.

Salary circa £45-50k depending on previous experience.

If you're interested in the Warehouse Operations Manager role, click apply now to send over an up-to-date CV, or email the Shipping Team on

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