We are recruiting on behalf of our client for a Warehouse Logistics Supervisor. The ideal candidate must have previous logistics experience working within a loading bay/warehouse environment. The role is to work in a newly constructed building with a unique mixed-use development based in central London. You will be expected to oversee the logistical service to all internal and external customers as well as maintaining a constant flow of goods and deliveries in and out of the building ensuring a safe, secure and efficient service for the building and the tenants. You must be highly organised and able to supervise, as well as motivate and develop a team. This role is shift based working 40 hours per week including mornings, afternoons and two weekends a month. The salary is £30,379 with excellent benefits.
- Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the loading dock and adjacent areas.
- Ensure all activities are carried out in a well-disciplined, efficient and co-operative manner for the benefit of all legitimate users of the loading dock facilities
- Ensure all tenants and other authorised persons using the loading dock facilities comply with the agreed regulations and procedures
- Ensure the proper admittance of authorised vehicles and that driver are directed to the appropriate bays/delivery areas
- Record all tenant deliveries in accordance with the agreed procedures and supervise vehicle unloading and goods clearance from the dock area to ensure rapid turnaround
- Control and supervise the operation of the goods lift in accordance with the agreed procedures and use the associated computer software programme to co-ordinate and schedule this activity
- Arrange porterage as appropriate
- Promptly report to the Estate Manager any problems relating to the operation of the loading dock/car park areas
- Supervise the arrangements in respect of the collection/delivery of uniforms and overalls for building staff as required
- Carry out other reasonable duties as requested by the Estate Manager
- Check all deliveries quantity, size, etc against the delivery advice note before accepting or signing off. All shortages or damage must be reported and recorded on the delivery advice note.
- Demonstrable ability to work as a team player
- Demonstrable ability to work unsupervised under own initiative
- Good organisational skills & communication skills
- Previous experience in supervising/operating a busy loading bay of a large office or retail site is essential
- The duties will include some form of heavy lifting and strenuous physical activity, therefore, the incumbent must have the ability to undertake such duties
- Possess IT skills and be computer literate
- Possess hand signalling skills
- Must have an appreciation of the importance of customer service
Due to the volume of applications anticipated for this role, should you not have a response from us in 14 days, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £30,379.00 /year