Warehouse Shift Leader

Up to £23,000 DOE
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Are you an experiencedWarehousing professional,looking to take on a new challenge? If so, we are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Ziffit.com is a free and easy to use website to sell unwanted books, CDs, DVDs, Blue-rays and games for cash. Up to half-a-million items a month have been sold on the site since it launched in October 2013, making it one of the largest trade in sites in the UK.

Due to continuous growth and success, we have recently secured a new additional building in Chichester which will open in November 2016. We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Warehouse Shift Leader to join our team.

Warehouse Shift Leader key responsibilities:

Due to this role being based at a new site, along with a new additional team, the Shift Leader will have the opportunity to work closely with the Operations Manager in order to assist in securing new staff and day to day operations. You will be providing leadership to the warehouse team, ensuring smooth running of the facility as well as safe working practices within our fast paced, multi-product environment. Your responsibilities will include:

- Overseeing deliveries in and out of the warehouse.
- Responsibility for warehouse activity and ensuring smooth operation.
- Responsibility for inventory management of stock
- Stock Processing and grading of stock.
- Managing and controlling the warehouse function to minimise costs and maximise efficiencies and productivity.
- Building and developing an effective team in conjunction with the Operations Manager.
- Managing and developing employees. Setting SMART objectives where necessary and effectively dealing with any performance issues.
- Ensuring all employees adhere to company policies.
- Working in conjunction with Customer Services, couriers, IT and other businesses within the group'.
- Responsibility for the effective management of third party labour.
- Supporting the Operations Manager to implement employee engagement initiatives.
- Ensuring the payroll rota is completed in a timely manner on a weekly/monthly basis and all information is correct.
- Monitoring, measuring and reporting on operational issues, opportunities and developments within agreed formats and timescales.

The idealWarehouse Shift Leader:

The successful Warehouse Shift Leader will have had proven experience within a similar role and experience in fulfilment/distribution, inbound and outbound operations, ideally within the retail, online or FMCG sector.

As a natural leader, you will have the ability to motivate and drive a team. Previous experience in dealing with day to day staff management duties including interviewing, training, employee one2one's is essential, as well as budget management and quality control.


- A competitive salary of up to £23,000 (Depending on experience).
- Excellent working hours of: Monday - Friday,6am-3pm.
- Free onsite parking
- 23 days' holiday plus bank holidays
- Company pension
- Yearly salary reviews
- Excellent training and on-going learning and development opportunities.

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Warehouse Shift Leader, then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.