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WMS Controller

Salary £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Location Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00042205
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

A leading manufacturer in Leicestershire are looking for 2 WMS controllers to join their growing team in the control room. Having recently implemented a new WMS the successful candidate will be responsible for managing ensuring a stable product flow in order to meet high customer service levels alongside operational excellence. The hours of work are Monday Friday 2pm-10pm with a degree of flexibility needed.

The role;

  • Responsibility for managing the data coming through the WMS, ensuring all product flow is analysed to ensure replen and picking are happening in line with each other.
  • You will be responsible for ensuring the labour plan has been created in line with demand, whilst following legal and company requirements.
  • You will be working closely with the Shift Managers updating them on any changes within the labour plan due to demand that require resources to be redeployed.
  • Monitor and analyse activity and volume within the warehouse, comparing this to the activity and volume capability of each shift.
  • Set and monitor operational KPIs, updating the Shift Manager on performance.
  • Creating each member of staff an hourly target dependant on the task and plan, escalating any disciplinaries to the Shift Manager.
  • Support and develop the implementation and improvements of the WMS system.
  • Build and analyse reports on WMS performance as requested.

The person;

  • You will be experienced in using either Red Prairie or Manhattan WMS.
  • Previous experience of working in a control room or operations is essential.
  • You will have strong IT skills and be comfortable in creating reports in Excel.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills are essential.

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