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Brigade Electronics Group PLC

Warehouse Manager

We are looking for an experienced Warehouse Manager to join our fast paced and ever growing team. You will hold full responsibility for managing the day to day operations of the Group’s warehouse facilities which includes KPI target setting, resource management, maintaining Health and Safety standards, ensuring accurate stock figures and setting a high level of customer service. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To ensure the team operate within the company’s agreed policies, procedures and legislative requirements.
  • To work closely with the Key Customer Shipping Manager, the Goods-In and Returns functions to ensure adequate staffing levels at all times.
  • Effectively manage, mentor and train the team of 6 warehouse operatives as required
  • Ensure performance management requirements such as probation reviews and performance appraisals are carried out effectively and on time.
  • Ensure staff cover is sufficient at all times to account for holiday and sickness
  • Investigate customer complaints related to warehouse activity
  • Ensure orders are picked accurately
  • Ensure shipments are prioritised as per the agreed hierarchy.
  • Ensure product is kitted correctly and according to the needs of the order or the stock controller.
  • Develop systems to streamline operations
  • Manage the couriers to provide an effective service to the business

The candidate should be practical, methodical and an experienced warehouse manager, who leads, motivates and develops a team.   Ideally you will have a good standard of education with an NVQ II in Warehouse and Distribution and Forklift Truck Licence.   A higher qualification such as a BTECH would be desirable but not essential for this role.   You must be computer literate and be competent in producing reports on excel.   

You must be confident in setting daily work schedules, be able to plan and control the distribution of Brigade’s products while ensuring standards are constantly met. 

To find out more information please email hr@brigade-electronics.com

 

Warehouse Operative

We are now recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to assist the team in providing an effective and responsive warehouse service to the business. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Pick and pack products and organise appropriate despatch with relevant transportation in accordance with “Goods Outwards” procedures
  • Computer input with regard to despatch of product, using appropriate systems for each courier company  
  • Carry out goods inwards and product returns in accordance with warehouse procedure
  • Rotate stock when needed ensuring traceability and trackability of product
  • Load and unload vehicles using forklift truck when necessary
  • Liaise with the Customer Service team in determining order priority
  • Develop systems with Senior Warehouse Operative to streamline operations
  • Undertake sample counting and stock control
  • A flexible approach is necessary and the ability to work beyond the business hours when required is essential.  

The ideal post holder will have a good standard of literacy and numeracy and have worked in a similar role for a minimum of two years.  An NVQ II Warehouse and Distribution qualification is desirable but not essential.  You will have experience in practical on the job distribution/warehouse skills and have undergone either in-house training or hold a formal qualification in health and safety, manual handling, import/export documentation.

To find out more information please email hr@brigade-electronics.com​