Inventory Systems Manager job in Blackburn at Wincanton

Inventory & Systems Manager

Company: Wincanton

Location: Balderstone UK

Date Posted:Feb 09, 2018

Role Overview Inventory & Systems ManagerWe are recruiting for an Inventory & Systems Manager to join a key site within our Defence team.Purpose of the Job:To provide effective leadership to ensure the team delivers and outperforms the Department and customer key operational performance objectives.The Role: To have full accountability for a team, including recruitment, training, performance management, disciplinary and grievance, H & S investigations, recognition & reward for their teams. To deputise for other operational areas as required Manage all Departmental activities to achieve Customer requirements and KPI’s Protect Wincanton profitability within area of responsibility Responsible for management of all processes and activities within Department, ensuring all activities are conducted in line with budgetary requirements. Develop a continuous improvement (CI) culture Run and Maintain the Company's systems in respect of health and safety of employees by ensuring that the appropriate training is provided and that safe systems of working are implemented and adhered to. Ensure Wincanton operations meet all legal requirements and adhere to Company policies with regard to statutory obligations and Health & Safety requirements Ensure effective communication throughout the Department, communicating planned requirements providing information on performance, company news and procedures Report accidents/incidents immediately and ensure all accidents are investigated thoroughly in line with Company guidelines. Ensure any disciplinary action is carried out following Company procedure and documented accordingly, ensuring confidentiality is maintained at all times. Ensure all absence management procedures are adhered to timely and accurately. To engage with the Stocks & Systems team to ensure they achieve planned targets and deadlines through effective leadership and motivation Build a high performance culture by setting targets, measuring performance, providing regular feedback, recognising achievements or coaching individuals as required in order to develop an engaged workforce. To work collaboratively with all internal & external functions to enhance operational performance and deliver the Site Operational PlanThe Person: Working Knowledge of relevant Legislation – Health and Safety, Employment Law etc. Able to set an example and lead their team by displaying skills of delegation, motivation, self awareness and emotional intelligence Highly performance management focused Excellent communicator Proven track record of managing a team successfully Experience of Inventory Management Proven commitment to a culture of engagement and empowerment Experience in system implementations and support About Us:Wincanton is a leading third party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. As the largest British logistics company we work in industry sectors as diverse as milk, defence, energy, retail, consumer goods and construction, supporting every stage of development and adding value through our supply chain expertise and innovative approach to logistics challenges. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do and our mission is “to make our customers business’s better, every day.”Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That’s why we provide significant opportunities for career progress, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment. View full job description
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