Warehouse & Transport Manager

Job Title: Warehouse & Transport Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wrexham, Wales
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J890817_1497530617
Contact Name: Paul Playdon
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2017 13:43

Job Description


Manage the warehouse and driving teams

Plan daily workloads

Implement and maintain an effective warehouse system

Maintain a comprehensive and accurate stock taking system

Ensure legal compliance for the company fleet/drivers eg insurance, driving licences, driver hours etc

Manage the maintenance and safety checks of all company vehicles

Manage the fuel card system and track diesel usage

Manage processes for FORS (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme) accreditation

Monitor and manage the running costs of the department

Work with operations to ensure customer deliveries are achieved at all times

Manage the induction and training of all new employee's in the department

Continuously review and improve practices / processes within the department

Ensure departmental adherence to standards of Health and Safety

Provide regular reports to Senior Managers / Directors


  • Proven work experience as a Warehouse / Transport Manager
  • Transport Managers CPC (Certificate Professional Competence)
  • Knowledge of training and licences required for Drivers
  • Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices
  • Experience of implementing process improvement initiatives
  • Proven skills in planning and organising workloads
  • Ability to work in a time critical, high pressured environment
  • Strong focus on Health & Safety
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills
  • Ability to provide reports and analyse data
  • Strong IT skills on Microsoft packages, eg word, excel and outlook
  • Full clean driving license