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Warehouse Team Manager - Grade C4 Waltham Point Depot, Essex Apply


Summary of the Role’s Main Purpose:


Delivers great service to our stores through managing a team within the transport or warehouse function within legal and budgetary requirements.  Responsible for creating a team where colleagues love to work. 


Principle Accountabilities
  • Operates within legislation, policy and process in all matters relating to safety, health and environment ensuring risks are minimised.


  • Delivers continued and sustained KPI performance, understanding the business/cost implications of decisions made.


  • Delivers effective people management processes and continuous development of their teams through ongoing coaching and feedback.


  • Role models JS values to drive engagement within the warehouse department.


  • Supports site specific projects as directed by their Shift manager.


  • Ensures their team is organised effectively on a daily basis to meet customer requirements.


  • Coaches their team to support delivery of site people plan and in doing so ensures future fit skill availability.


  • Works collaboratively with other colleagues in the department to deliver results.


  • Can identify opportunities to improve and identify action to deliver the benefit.


  • Supports project work or a lead focus area, as required.



Measures of Success
  • Delivery of defined KPIs for the department.
  • Universal engagement index.
  • Team development through delivery of the Site People Plan.
  • Audit compliance at all levels.
  • Deputises for Shift Manager without disruption to service.
  • Safety, health and environment standards and process.
  • Colleague pay accuracy


Core Areas of Knowledge, Skills & Experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Great coaching skills
  • Results orientated
  • Team leadership and colleague engagement skills
  • Ability to work cross functionally
  • Ability to work in a unionised environment


  • Previous distribution experience