Job Details

  • Reference No.LMF/1560
  • DepartmentWarehouse
  • Hours per Week40
  • LocationWakefield
  • Grade6
  • Reporting toLee Howard, Warehouse Shift Manager - Days
  • Closing Date02/10/2017 12:00 am
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Warehouse Supervisor

A bit about us

We have a permanent opportunity for a Warehouse Supervisor (Days) in our Wakefield depot.

We’re a leading wholesale food distributor covering the whole of the UK, the preferred supply partner for over 60,000 customers and our business is still growing.

What does this mean for you?

It means you can expect an excellent working environment, stability, fantastic development opportunities, and a great salary and benefits package.

A bit about the role

The Wakefield Warehouse team forms an essential part of the Wakefield depot to ensure the delivery of excellent customer service.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing and leading the team in all chambers to ensure all goods are received, replenished, and stored correctly
  • Company assets in the warehouse (cages, pallets, stock) ensuring they are controlled and accounted for at all times and in line with budget.
  • Maximising shift  and WMS system efficiency
  • Managing a team of Warehouse Operatives ensuring appraisals, people management and conduct issues are managed in an appropriate timescale.
  • Adhering to audit standards at all times.

To succeed in this role you will need:

  • The ability to work closely with the Warehouse Day Shift Manager as you will also be required to cover their role at certain times (holiday and end of shift responsibilities)
  • A successful track record in achieving your targets, with an accurate and methodical approach to your work.
  • The ability to communicate with all stakeholders effectively.

Your success in this role will be measured in the achievement of service standards, as well as commercial objectives covering cost and stock-loss control, product availability, credit reduction and a wide range of people factors such as training and attendance

What we can offer you

Pension, 33 days holiday, healthcare cash plan, childcare vouchers, personal accident scheme, employee discounts

Want to know more?

To apply please forward your Covering Letter and CV including the reference LMF/1560 to: Lee Howard, Warehouse Manager,  Bidfood Wakefield depot, Express way , Wakefield Euro port, Normanton, WF62TZ. or email:


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