Procurement, Operations & Supply Chain

Outbound Team Leader

Job Title: Outbound Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
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Job Published: 5 days ago

A well-known household name in New Zealand, this organisation has been involved in the home & living business for over 40 years from over 14 locations across the country. With 2 distribution centres running at full steam, they are now on the hunt to find an experienced Outbound Team Leader in this newly created role to manage the day-to-day outbound operations at their Auckland premises.

The Role:

Directly reporting into the Operations Manager, this role looks after managing a team of outbound staff and working together to increase delivery efficiency and customer satisfaction. With a strong focus on accuracy and efficiency, the role is responsible for ensuring needs are met in a timely and cost-effective manner. This role cover Monday to Friday from 7:30am to 3:30pm with some rostered Saturdays.

Key Responsibilities In This Position Includes:

  • People management of 4 direct reports
  • Strong continuous improvement focus using LEAN principles
  • Running of wave shifts
  • Managing transport providers
  • Organising maintenance of warehouse and machinery

About You:

You will have extensive experience managing a team of pick packers within FMCG and know how to get the best out of your team to achieve great results. Being able to relate to the floor and senior leadership alike, your communication skills set you apart from the rest. Leading from the front, you will be a champion the values of having a strong work ethic, being proactive and continuous improvement.

The Rewards:

Our client values the work that you do and has a structured career progression plan in place. A culture like no other, our client will provide you with the environment, resources, and opportunities to further develop your skills in both people management and warehousing operations. On offer is a generous hourly rate plus overtime (when required) in line with the level of experience.

If this role is of interest or you would like to know more, please contact Varshaa on 021 192 7456 apply now for more information.

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