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Warehouse Management

Permanent  for LIDL LTD in Livingston

Warehouse Management

Summary / In brief

Give your career that Lidl bit extra by channelling your ambition and commercial awareness into a career with one of the UK’s great retail successes!

Introduction

Keeping over 600 Lidl UK stores fully stocked is no small task. That’s the job of our warehouses, matching supply and demand 24/7. With goods of all kinds flowing in and out, including fresh and frozen produce as well as non-food, it’s essential that they are received, stored and delivered on time and in excellent condition.

Training across the Goods In, Selection and Transport departments, you will oversee the daily operations of the warehouse. Leading, developing and training your team, you’ll maximise productivity levels and guarantee our high standards of quality.

We are looking for ambitious individuals, with previous supervisory or management experience in a warehouse environment, to join our talented Warehouse Management team.Receivingcomprehensive and tailored training, you will hone and perfect essential skills through practical experience in a challengingand inspiring environment.You will then be given the opportunity to put these skills into practice, fulfilling one of our Warehouse Managerial roles.

There are opportunities available across our 9 Regional Distribution Centres nationwide, therefore flexibility with desired location is essential.

We’re looking for our future leaders, so if you are an experienced and inspirational leader, with the potential to excel, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Your role

·Spend time in our regional offices familiarising yourself with our network of 600 stores and supporting infrastructure

Leading, developing and training your team in all areas of Warehouse operationsMaximising productivity levels and ensuring all KPI’s are achievedEnsuring the team receive, store, pack and transport stock in the optimum conditions to ensure the highest qualitySupporting and motivating the team to work proactively to meet strict deadlinesOrganising and conducting warehouse inventoriesEncouraging a pro-active approach to Health & SafetyContinually developing working practices to increase levels of productivity

Your profile

The drive and ambition to succeedInspiring leadership skillsAttention to detailLots of flexibility with geographic mobilityThe ability to multi-task and manage conflicting deadlinesSolid computer skills, including Microsoft Word and ExcelPrevious supervisory or management experience in a warehouse environmentExcellent communication skillsNatural confidenceAn analytical approach to workAt least a 2:1 degree, ideally in logistics, supply chain management or similar

·A full, valid driving licence

Our offer

From £38,000 per annum35 days holiday per annum (including Bank Holidays)A contributory pension scheme10% discount on all Lidl products, in all stores throughout the UKAccess to corporate discounts on a range of products and services (including holidays, home and garden products, leisure activities and more)Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team memberBrilliant opportunities to take on more responsibility and long term career prospects

Teaser

With all that experience behind you, it’s now time to hone your ambition and commercial awareness in Warehouse Management with like-minded people who know all about success.

Job added on 24-11-2014