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Logistics Supervisor

Hours: 06.30-17.00 Monday to Friday

Our client is a highly successful building materials company based in Reading and they now need an experienced Logistics Supervisor. You will be supervising 2 warehouse staff and 3 van drivers.

This role is crucial to supporting our client's sales team and involves coordinating & implementing daily order picking & deliveries to our customers' building sites to support our goal of "Keeping the Builder Building".

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be supporting your Operations colleagues in a "hands on" way to understand, deliver and improve the current working practices so that we excel in our industry. We currently use Masternaut vehicle tracking & Orderwise stock control systems.

Our client is seeking a candidate that can help develop the department and Implement warehouse system improvements for electronic order picking & despatch via hand held mobile scanning devices

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

Delivery routing & driver/vehicle utilisation

Order picking

Supervise delivery vehicle loading/unloading

Printing delivery notes

Daily cycle counts

Arranging carrier consignments/deliveries

Oversee stock transfers between the 2 locations

Delivery fleet management including liaising with external partners for servicing etc

Arranging agency drivers and cover staff

Cover for Goods In

Health & Safety responsibility for yard & warehouse

Fork lift driving

Ordering Gas for fork lifts


28 days per annum paid holiday including Bank holidays. Up to 5 additional days holiday per annum can be secured using our Holiday flex scheme

Generous staff discount at our cleints Trade Counter
Reading, United Kingdom, gb