Inbound Warehouse Manager

Location: Macclesfield

Redeem is a leading re-commerce supplier with the vision of making sustainability easy. We enable our customers to redeem the value of used electronics by extending their lifespan. Our value-adding solutions are enterprising, efficient and make customer acquisition and retention easy. We are committed to reducing electronic waste globally by driving sustainable business growth through innovation, empowerment and ethics.

Role Objective/Purpose

To manage the Inbound Warehouse in the day to day operations of the department by effectively leading the staff and process to ensure stock and deliveries are maintained to the required standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the smooth operations of the inbound warehouse and all its day to day activities ranging from the logistics, to managing the staff.

  • Schedule work activities, train warehouse employees and makes sure that they discharge their duties according to their job profile

  • Work closely with the Supply Chain Manager, Team Manager, delivery companies and operations.

  • Checking the quality and quantity of inbound goods and ensuring that they are in accordance with the description in the freight documents.

  • Ensures that goods to be stored in the warehouse are not damaged.

  • The Warehouse Manager work description also involves makes sure that goods are safely and securely stored.

  • Carries out routine checks on stored goods to make sure that they are in good condition.

  • Monitors the stock of goods in the warehouse and keeps record of all goods – inbound, de-trash and returns.

  • Produce periodic reports to the SMT.

  • The Manager’s duties and responsibilities also involve setting up the warehouse layout in a way that ensures efficient utilisation of available space.

  • Scheduling, organising, planning, and coordinating the activities of the warehouse to ensure efficient and effective operations of the warehouse

  • Assist the management team to hit departmental SLA’s, inbound targets and budget headcount

  • Incorporate principles such lean thinking and 5S to continually improve the efficiency and productivity of the function

  • To ensure queries from customer services are dealt with promptly, ensuring that a high level of customer satisfaction is maintained

  • To develop an extensive knowledge of the inbound process, both theoretically and practically with the aim of being able to help train up new staff to a high standard of competency

  • Ensure that all stock is secure at the end of each working day

  • To record & report on the daily stock movement within the inbound area and to circulate the report daily

Role Requirements

  • To succeed in this position, the manager needs experience in warehouse operations and management. Experience in supply chain management or transport and logistics is also necessary.

  • Good leadership skill is equally necessary to succeed in this role because the manager is to be involved in the coordination of other warehouse employees.

  • Be able to make accurate decisions quickly, as well as perform multiple tasks.

  • The warehouse manager should be someone with good communication skills who is also a good team player, as he/she is expected to work in tandem with other employees.

Personal Skills and Key Competencies:

  • A good working knowledge of current mobile operating systems, i.e. IOS/Android/RIM.

  • The ability to work on own initiative and to manage own workload.

  • Efficient time management and the ability to complete multiple functions simultaneously

  • High attention to detail

  • Excellent leadership skills as you will be responsible for motivating staff to achieve daily targets

  • Ability to communicate ideas and systems of work effectively

To apply, email your CV and covering letter to by Friday 15th February 2019.