First Line Manager – Warehouse (AM shift), Bracknell
Posted: 17 Jun 2019 Closes: 1 Jul 2019
CompanyWaitrose & Partners
Duties & Responsibilities
The John Lewis & Partners Partnership is unique. It's like no other place you have worked before, or will ever work again. Just one of the reasons for this is that we put the happiness of our people - our Partners - at the heart of everything we do. Join us and we'll ensure your job is not only fulfilling and rewarding but suited to the way you work best as an individual. We're also different because our Partners are active co-owners in the business, which means they share in the profits and have a real say in determining its future. What's more, we take genuine pride in treating each other with respect and honesty - an ethos that is reflected in the outstanding level of service we deliver to our customers, each and every day. This all adds up to making the Partnership and each of its household brands - John Lewis & Partners, Waitrose & Partners and John Lewis & Partners Insurance - extraordinary places to work. Join us and you'll find that, whatever you want to do and wherever you want to go, the John Lewis & Partners Partnership can take you there.
Responsible and accountable for managing Partners and Agency across all chambers within a 24 hours a day, 7 day a week warehouse operation. Ensuring achievement of productivity and agreed key customer service levels within cost targets through a motivated team. To ensure Health and Safety, Food Safety and all legislative and operational procedures are adhered to and Partners are treated fairly and with respect. To deputise for the Warehouse Shift Manager in their absence.
Required essential experience skills and qualifications
- Experience working in a management role in a Distribution / Warehouse environment with knowledge of working with warehouse management systems. - Stock Management experience. - A good understanding of Health and Safety legislation. - Experience of dealing with full disciplinary procedures according to ACAS guidelines.
Required desired experience skills and qualifications
- Continuous Improvement Level 1 Business Excellence Training. Please consider the following when making your application: - Print off the job description now if you require it - Ensure you have an up-to-date CV We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early.Delete/Retain For internal use only: #LI-JLPWTR#LI-CB1