Day Shift Manager

Day Shift Manager

AKW Global Warehousing are recruiting a Day Shift Manager to join their team at their site in Manchester.

Salary: £30,000 per annum

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Manchester (M32)

About The Opportunity

AKW Global Warehousing are recruiting a Day Shift Manager (4 on 4 off) to join their team at their site in Manchester.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead on the full utilization of the IT systems by working closely with customers to improve work flow and efficiencies;
  • Evaluate stock management/handling to ensure profitability of the contracts and maximise warehouse space usage to create any additional revenue;
  • Manage staffing levels effectively to ensure enough resource is available to maintain the day to day operations;
  • Lead on the promotion and delivery of all legislation including Health & Safety, employment law and all relevant company procedures and manage both internal and external audits to maintain compliance;
  • Manage the warehouse budget effectively and within the required parameters whilst actively working closely with both existing and potential customers to increase revenue;
  • Lead on promoting training and development to improve moral, staff satisfaction and successful succession planning;
  • Lead on the creation of a culture of continuous improvement and work with the senior management team to communicate any areas of concern or improvements identified to ensure that the most efficient and effective operation is being maintained at all times.
  • Provide leadership and motivation to your team to build an effective and engaged workforce resulting in improved productivity and sustained customer service levels;

Your Knowledge and Experience:

  • Knowledge of warehouse Health and Safety procedures
  • Knowledge of stock management software
  • FLT Licence
  • GCSE’s at Grade A-C in English Language and Mathematics (or equivalent)
  • Experience in managing and developing a team
  • Experience of implementing new ways of working
  • Managing a budget

Shift Pattern

  • Days
  • 6am – 6 pm
  • 4 on 4 off

Benefits For You

As part of our team, we offer you:

  • Positive working environment/culture
  • Onsite Parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Loyalty Awards (recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years’ service)
  • Pension
  • Holiday Pay
  • Employee benefits and discounts across a range of top brands (including shopping, travel, motoring and days out)


We are an equal opportunities employer whom encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds. We are recruiting now for this role. To apply please forward your CV with any relevant experience listed, to [email protected] or apply online here.

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