Warehouse Team Leader - eCommerce

  • Job Reference: 133767
  • Date Posted: 15 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Easyweb
  • Location: Middleton
  • Salary: £26,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Due to continued growth of our e-Bedding operation and internal promotion, we are now looking for an e-Commerce team leader in our depot 3 Middleton Warehouse area, to manage a team as part of a customer focused warehouse operational team & assist in the effective management of this busy warehouse. Flexibility will be needed to work a variety of shift patterns when needed including 2pm to 10pm shift and additional paid overtime including occasional nights (Mon to Thurs) and weekend cover.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing all aspects of handling & despatching stock with accuracy.
  • Working closely with other e-Commerce teams including Amazon lead & managers & communicating with warehouse managers.
  • Controlling sickness/absences.
  • Co-ordinating & prioritising activities across all shifts.
  • Maintain all internal & customer standards, ensuring all customer service requests are fulfilled.
  • Maintaining stock integrity.
  • Maintain standards of expectation and lead by example.
  • Be pro-active in identifying problems & encourage employee participation.
  • Planning & monitoring of staff training.
  • Manage housekeeping of the WMS system.
  • Ensure comprehensive & accurate handover at the end of each day/shift.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Excellent organisational, communication & leadership skills.
  • Objective setting & managing departments with the ability to achieve targets.
  • Excellent problem solving skills & attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate to staff honestly & confidentially in difficult situations.
  • Sound operational knowledge.
  • Develop a skilled & flexible team & encourage team work with a customer focus.
  • Accommodate changes & consider customer needs when prioritising & allocating tasks.
  • Plan ahead to ensure timely delivery.
  • Respond effectively to unforeseen problems.

In addition to working for leading Brands, you can expect to enjoy our Comfy Perks!

  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Holiday Allowance
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Great Work Environment
  • Regular Charity Events
  • Employee Discount
  • Free car parking
  • Comfy Uniform in the Manufacturing & Warehouse areas.
  • Early finish Friday in office areas
  • Free Annual Flu Vaccine
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme

Welcome to Comfy Group

With over 40 years' heritage, we are proud to be a Manchester-based, employee-oriented business. From our foundations in 1973, we demonstrate a strong record of growth and are looking forward to exciting times ahead. We are proud of the fact that one in three people in the UK sleep on a pillow that we have made, manufacturing products on behalf of trusted brands such as Silentnight and Sealy and working closely with national retailers to ensure our products are widely available in-store and online. We are truly Made in Manchester!

Our people come from a diverse range of backgrounds and experiences, but the one thing we all have in common is the importance of making an impact. This means our team members are agile in approach, outcome-focused and proactive with a strong edge and ability to think beyond the status-quo. Our Comfy team is what makes us stand ahead of the competition.

Join Comfy and you join a team of positive individuals, committed to our RESPECT values and always looking at ways we can continuously improve. We truly believe that everyone working at Comfy should enjoy their job roles and we strive to make that happen. All new employees can expect to work a shift in production, to learn how to make our pillows and quilts and be fully aligned to our RESPECT values and behaviours.

Salary: £26,000 per annum
Location: Middleton, M24 2HD
Contract type: Full time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week, 6am to 2pm / 12pm – 8pm Weekly Rotation

You may have experience of the following: Warehouse Team Leader, Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Operative, Senior Warehouse Operative, Warehouse Manager, Logistics Team Leader, Supply Chain Team Leader, Logistics Supervisor, Supply Chain Supervisor, Warehousing, etc.

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