Warehouse and Logistics Manager

Location: Slough, Berkshire

South East

Salary: Competitive

Reference #: 129966

About the role

We are recruiting for an innovative and experienced Warehouse and Logistics Manager in our Slough Branch, to have overall responsibility of the Warehouse and operations. You will be working closely with Management as well as having a hands-on approach.

Main responsibilities but not limited to:

  • Overall running of the Warehouse and logistics out of the Slough Branch
  • Working closely with key support functions within the business
  • Making sure we are compliant with requisites
  • Overseeing Health & Safety
  • Management of 4 direct reports including; Transport Supervisor, Warehouse Supervisor, Late and Early Shift Supervisors.
  • Building and maintaining supplier relationships

About you

You will be an experienced Warehouse and Logistics Manager who is looking for their next challenging position within a reputable company. You will have:

  • Experience of managing large teams in the region of 20+
  • Extensive H&S experience
  • Stakeholder /Supplier management
  • FORS practical experience would be desirable

About your development and benefits

We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development. 

Our people get benefits including:

  • Pension plan
  • Holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • Staff discount
  • Profit share
  • Bonus
  • Monday-Friday (40 hours per week)

About us

In the past, we operated under different brand names, such as Plumb Center, Parts Center, Drain Center, Pipe Center and Climate Center as separate businesses. Now, our customers can find all our products under one roof. We work with building and trade professionals every day. And by understanding their businesses, the products they want and the quality service they need, we aim to help them achieve more for their own customers.

From our offices in Royal Leamington Spa and Ripon, to our five distribution centres and over 600 branches up and down the country, our people work together to give our customers great service every day. It is a huge operation that involves one of the country’s largest fleets of specialist commercial vehicles and it’s backed by cutting-edge warehousing and customer focused supply chain.

Wolseley UK the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first choice specialist merchant for trade customers. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.

Closing Date: 13.12.2018

**Please advise we are not looking to engage with recruitment agencies for this position. 

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