Logistics Team Leader

Salary: £26K
Sector: Supply Chain
Location:
Job type: Permanent

Job Description

On behalf of our client, a successful and growing food business in South East London, we are recruiting for a Logistics Team Leader to join the team during a key period in the company’s growth
In the role you will lead and develop the dispatch team and function, ensuring the highest standards are achieved and maintained. Overseeing and coordinating all finished good stock holding and dispatching. Manage the stock systems and work closely with planning to ensure we remain in stock
The Role:

• Taking overall responsibility for dispatch and order management, ensuring the highest standards are achieved and maintained
• Leading a small, dedicated dispatch team with a positive ‘lead by example’ approach, carrying out team briefings, providing instructions and guidance throughout the day, and delivering training when applicable.
• Ensuring all orders are packaged and labelled correctly, ready for dispatch on the right day
• Providing accurate productivity reports to senior management as needed
• Identifying and implementing improvements to contribute to the dispatch process’s efficiency
• Organising the stores area to ensure efficient ‘pick and pack’ processes
• Reporting regular stock usage and stock availability of all materials, with clear communication with the Production Manager, Purchasing Manager, and Planning Manager
• Overall making sure we achieve the highest possible standards in accuracy, quality and customer satisfaction for all our packaging and dispatch
• Ensuring the whole team works within all Health and Safety and Food Safety procedures

The Candidate:

• Experience managing the dispatch function in a comparable environment (preferably bakery, or similar food production)
• Confidence with ERP systems
• Previous experience of successfully managing a small team
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Qualifications in Health & Safety and Food Safety would be an advantage
• A positive, proactive approach
• Enthusiasm for the role passion for developing staff

What’s on Offer?

• Salary around £26K + Benefits
• Huge potential to grow with the business and the chance to make a great impact in the supply chain function
Meet your consultant
Callum Grindlay
callum.grindlay@drnewitt.com

Apply Online

Think you’ve found the role for you? Enter your details below and upload you CV opposite to take the next step and register your interest.

Upload CV

Maximum file size - 3MB

Allowed extensions - .doc, .docx, .pdf

We use MailChimp as our marketing automation platform. By subscribing to our newsletter you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms.

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any newsletter you receive from us, or by contacting us at register@drnewitt.com

×

Register with D R Newitt

Ready to get started? Enter your details below and upload you CV opposite to take the next step and let our partnership begin.

Upload CV

Maximum file size - 3MB

Allowed extensions - .doc, .docx, .pdf

We use MailChimp as our marketing automation platform. By subscribing to our newsletter you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms.

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any newsletter you receive from us, or by contacting us at register@drnewitt.com