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Shift Manager RRU Warehouse - Sittingbourne Logistics

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Location:
Sittingbourne
Department:
Warehouse
Salary Details:
Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits Package
Shift Details:
Working 5/7 days - 45 hours per week
Work Level:
Work Level 3
Job Type:
Full Time Permanent
12 May 2021
About The Role

We’ve got an opportunity for a RRU Shift Manager Warehouse to join the Recycling Returns Unit at our Logistic site in Sittingbourne.


In this role you will own all processes which impact the flow of products from goods in to goods out and controlling every aspect in between. It will be your responsibility to manage, develop and lead your team. You will lead a cost effective operation which protects service to stores and product availability and ensure defined succession plans are in place which develop future talent pipelines.


In this role you will also be responsible for the following:


  • Ensuring all processes within the Warehouse are compliant against defined business metrics 

  • Supplying stores on time and ensuring the availability of products

  • Driving a culture of continuous improvements to ensure the warehouse exceeds performance targets ensuring the customer is the priority

  • Develops strong internal and external stakeholder relationships

  • Managing the day to day shift by making consistent collaborative decisions with the team

  • Ability to step back from the operation and focus on areas of the Warehouse which need to be improved

  • Drives a culture of high performance and standards from colleagues, with a focus on team development, coaching & engagement and talent pipelining. 

  • Developing an engaging and diverse workforce that is reflective of the local community, alongside owning the warehouse specific colleague feedback survey

  • Develops a multiskilled shift of colleagues and ensures training and development for all areas of the Warehouse allowing labour to be quickly mobilised to protect performance, productivity and service to stores.

  • Ensures that all health and safety, food safety, auditing and legislative standards are met across the Warehouse

 

 
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About You

What skills and experience do Morrisons' Shift Manager - Warehouse need?

  • Experience in a similar role within a logistics/warehouse environment

  • A proven track record of people management and delivering strong results through a team in a people management role   

  • Excellent communication skills to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders

  • Assertiveness with the ability to make quick decisions 

  • A can do attitude and a strong work ethic   

  • Demonstrable experience in working with warehouse management systems and proficient in using data and technology to exceed shift performance, productivity and process compliance

  • Fully understands the pace of our retail business and how fast the operation may need to react to ensure products are processed to stores.

  • Experience of supporting and leading business change projects is highly desirable

About The Company
From a Bradford market stall to the UK’s 4th largest supermarket chain and the UK's 2nd largest fresh food manufacturer.

We are proud to be the Yorkshire food retailer serving customers across the UK in over almost 500 stores and an online home delivery service. Our 18 manufacturing sites provide our customers with the freshest produce from flowers, fish and veg to burgers and bread, all delivered to our stores via our 6 distribution sites by our 2,000 strong fleet.

Every week, 11 million customers pass through our doors and around 97,000 colleagues across the business work hard each day to deliver great service to them. We cover more than 11 million households with our Morrisons.com service. With competitive, permanently low prices we are committed to helping our customers save money every day.

We are foodmakers and shopkeepers and #wemakemorrisons.

Why not hear what our teams have got to say about life here at Morrisons: Click here