Warehouse Team Leader

Position; Warehouse Team Leader

Location; Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Salary; £23,000 per annum

Planet Recruitment are seeking 2 x Warehouse Team Leaders for our client based in Milton Park, Oxfordshire. The client operates on either a 8am-4pm or 12pm-8pm Monday to Friday.


  • Assist in running an efficient warehouse operation which enables the company to fulfil operational and customer demand and meet set targets
  • Train new Warehouse operatives within area of responsibility
  • Ensure inventories in area of responsibility are accurate
  • Ensure stock movements are recorded accurately
  • Support organising and participate in stock takes at regular intervals
  • Ensure that any computerised or automated systems are accurate and up to date
  • Identify any systems improvements and make recommendations for change
  • Where possible resolve any issues or problems which occur in the warehouse
  • Assist in planning future capacity requirements
  • Ensure that health and safety meet the required standards
  • Maintain high standards of security in the warehouse
  • Ensure a clean and tidy working environment to aid operational efficiency
  • The Team Leader will also be expected to act up for management to cover leave and absence.

Essential experience;

  • Team Leader skills with the ability to motivate, develop and supervise others
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good IT skills, in particular spreadsheets and databases and a knowledge of warehouse systems
  • Analytical and numerical
  • Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure / cost of poor quality
  • Good planning skills and able to meet targets and deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail skills

Commutable locations;

Didcot, Abingdon, Milton, Wantage, Wallingford, Oxford, Harwell, Chilton, Cowley

Key words;

Warehouse, Supervisor, Team Leader, Warehouse Supervisor


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