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Warehouse Supervisor

Req # JR - 026911 Location Thetford, England, United Kingdom Job Category Manufacturing Date posted 09/09/2020

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Our Thetford Facility has an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Supervisor to join our team immediately. You will be responsible for improving the efficiency of the warehouse, stock control and inbound/outbound gate operations. This will include sustaining any systems and procedures that have been implemented and continually developing the same to ensure the overall effectiveness of the Warehouse department. You will be accountable for the Warehouse teams, communicate effectively with internal and external departments to ensure internal and external customer demands are met.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Among the main functions and responsibilities of the job you will also;

  • Manage daily order and transportation
  • Working from delivery schedules, liaising with internal customers, transporters and other parties
  • Liaising with planners regarding delivery progress, problems, requirements etc and managing transport documentation
  • Reconciling stocks and implementing control measures
  • Conduct EH&S and GMP audits
  • Manage employee performance, including performance reviews, absence management, coaching and development
  • Manage and drive continuous improvement initiatives
  • Conduct investigations when required

Qualifications, Key Skills and Experience

  • Warehouse Team Leader or previous Supervisory experience is essential
  • Experience working within a complex Manufacturing environment
  • Experienced liaising with a number of departments of an organisation
  • Good communication skills with the ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team in a pressured environment
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Strong ethical willingness to work and achieve
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail

What we offer

  • A challenging opportunity for you and also a chance to work in a diverse and experienced team with a great mix of people. Joining Baxter means joining a team that you can truly learn from!
  • Independent position with an opportunity to build your own strategy and make a real impact
  • A chance to further build your professional experience in the area of health care
  • Internal training tailored to business needs and career goals


Reasonable Accommodations

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