Warehouse Team Manager

Are you an experienced Warehouse Team Manager looking for your next challenge?

If so, our client, a leading customer communications company based in the heart of Sheffield (Darnell) is looking for you!

As the Warehouse Team manager, you will be responsible for running a highly efficient and agile warehouse department by supporting and leading a warehouse team to ensure the requirements of the customer are delivered.

Main Duties:

  • Organise the off-loading, receipting and storage of goods in line with the warehouse’s standard operational procedures and ensure all relevant documentation is kept.
  • Be responsible for the safe unloading/loading of vehicles etc. Including the entry and control of the Movement and parking of trailers.
  • Ensure prestart checks are conducted and documented at the start of each shift and any defects are reported immediately to the Warehousing & Fulfilment Manager.
  • Maintain all operational equipment to a high standard reporting any defects immediately.
  • Ensure that all trucks with batteries have their water levels checked, maintained and kept in a clean condition.
  • Manage and organise daily picking requirements in line with Customer SLA’s and ensure orders are fulfilled.
  • Organise the replenishment of stocks to maintain levels held at the pick face and accurately update the stock system
  • In conjunction with the Head of Warehousing and HR recruit, interview, select, hire, and onboard new employees.
  • Motivate and inspire the team by promoting positive communication through team and monthly one-to-one meetings and annual appraisals and set realistic objectives for the team, manage, and monitor objectives set.
  • Lead employees using a performance management and development process that provides an overall context and framework to encourage employee contribution and includes objective setting, feedback, and performance development planning.
  • Manage the training and development of your team ensuring the skills matrix, online learning and additional training needs are maintained. Ensuring all staff are trained on the relevant tasks and equipment.


  • Must have previous Warehouse Team Manager experience
  • Must have experience with Microsoft, Excel, Explorer, and office
  • Must have a good understanding of warehouse metrics including O.T.I.F requirements
  • Must have Forklift experience with a valid licence

This is a full-time site based role. Hours are Monday-Friday 11am to 7:30pm

Please only apply if you have the right to work in the UK.

Devonshire is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of gender, race, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or marital status

Salary: £26,000 - £29,000

Contract: Permanent

Location: Sheffield

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