Distribution Team Leader

Full Time

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Distribution Team Leader
North East Fife
Up to £27,000 DOE

Our client, a leading FMCG provider has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Distribution Team Leader to join their team on a permanent basis. As a Distribution Team Leader you will have strong people management and leadership skills and will have previous experience working in a fast paced distribution/warehousing environment.

This opportunity offers a Day Shift working pattern as follows:

Tuesday to Saturday :
Tues/Weds (Apply online only)
Thurs (Apply online only)
Fri/Sat (Apply online only)

Due to the location of this role, having your own transport would be beneficial.

We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, able to lead by example when motivating others while always displaying high levels of H&S awareness.

Responsibilities Include:
Manage a team of 4 – 6 people
Planning loading schedules
Be the link between your team and the shift manager
Maintaining lines of communications with external hauliers
Carry out risk assessment/safe operating checks, and sign off
Encouraging and highlighting progression and training opportunities
Provide guidance and support to help staff develop in their roles
Conduct initial stages of disciplinary processes where required
Monitor timekeeping & absence levels
Plan & monitor work schedules to meet targets
Maintain in-house databases
Supporting your team during busy times with their workload by being more hands
on if required
Experience Required:
Previous experience in a supervisory/management role within a warehousing/distribution environment
Forklift experience
High levels of H&S awareness
Ability to motivate a team
Professional & respectful attitude when dealing with staff
Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
Flexible in approach
Enthusiastic & positive attitude
Proactive approach
Excellent communicator
What is in it for you?
PPE provided including safety boots, chill suits, gloves and hats
29 days holiday
Set shifts
Pension enrolment after 3 months
Enhanced Sick Pay
Free onsite parking
Monthly paid
To be considered for this role, please apply online now with your up to date CV or email this to (url removed)